Little Donkey Close Your Eyes

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Demco Media, 1998 - Animals
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As the day comes to a close, various animals and a small child wind down their activities and go to sleep.

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User Review  - derbygirl - LibraryThing

(easy, poetry) Again, another wonderful bedtime book by Margaret Wise Brown! Through her poetic narrative, we follow a variety of family groups and pairs as they prepare to drift off for a night's ... Read full review

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This book is about different animals getting ready to go to sleep. It begins with a donkey and its mother comforting him. Then it talks about other animals that are also about to go to sleep such as a ... Read full review

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About the author (1998)

Margaret Wise Brown was born on May 10, 1910 in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, New York, to Robert Brown, a Vice President at American Manufacturing Company and Maud Brown, a housewife. She attended school in Lausanne, Switzerland for three years, before attending Dana Hall in Wellesley, Massachusetts for two years. In 1928, she began taking classes at Hollis College in Virginia. In 1935, Brown began working at the Bank Street Cooperative School for student teachers. Two years later, her writing career took off with the publication of "When the Wind Blows." Over the course of fourteen years, Brown wrote over one hundred picture books for children. Some of her best known titles include Goodnight Moon, Big Red Barn and Runaway Bunny. Margaret Wise Brown died on November 13, 1952 of an embolism following an operation in Nice, France.

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