All the Awake Animals Are Almost Asleep
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Oct 2, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
My little one, lay down your head.It's time to doze, it's time for bed.You tell me, "I'm not sleepy now.""Just try," I say. You ask me, "How?"
In this lyrical animal ABC book, a mother tries to tuck her child in for the night by telling him about all the awake animals that are getting sleepy. From antlered Antelope to zzz-ing Zebra, this alphabet of animals becomes an exquisite celebration of language and nature, just right for lulling even the most wide-awake little ones into a cozy, soothing slumber.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - DianaTurner - LibraryThing
This book is wonderful; a very creative way to use the alphabet in a bedtime story that is read like a lullaby. The illustrations are soft, colorful, and beautiful. Crescent Dragonwagon brings the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - debnance - LibraryThing
After a busy day, children need a quiet book before bedtime. Just say the title of this book and you'll know right away that this is a perfect choice. It's a lovely combination of an alphabet book and ... Read full review