Last Night

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux, Oct 6, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
4 Reviews
A little girl doesn’t like her dinner and is sent to her room. She seeks comfort from her friend Bear and falls asleep. So begins a fantastic dream voyage deep into the forest, where the girl and her friend dance and play all night. And in the morning, mother and child make up.


With brilliant linocut illustrations and not a single word to break the spell, this picture book marks an impressive American debut for Hyewon Yum.

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User Review  - bcelaya - LibraryThing

This wordless book starts off with a little girl being sent to her room after being upset at the dinner table. She fell asleep snuggling with her teddy bear. Her teddy bear comes to life as a real bear and they go out on an adventure into the forest and play with other animals all night. Read full review

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User Review  - songshu - LibraryThing

A little girl rejects her dinner and is sent to bed. As she dreams, she imagines that she and her teddy-bear play in the night-time forest with wild animals. Read full review

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HYEWON YUM was born in South Korea and studied painting and printmaking at Seoul National University. She received her master of fine arts at the School of Visual Arts in New York City, and presently lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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