Child's Good Night Book

Child's Good Night Book

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by Margaret Wise Brown, Jean Charlot, David Diaz
     
 

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Night is coming and small things without words are going to sleep . . . sleepy bunnies, sleepy birds, and sleepy children, too, are getting under their covers. "Jean Charlot's illustrations are first-rate." —NYT. Barbara Bader called this 1943 book, now restored to its original size and format, "the first of the true bedtime books."

1944 Caldecott

Overview

Night is coming and small things without words are going to sleep . . . sleepy bunnies, sleepy birds, and sleepy children, too, are getting under their covers. "Jean Charlot's illustrations are first-rate." —NYT. Barbara Bader called this 1943 book, now restored to its original size and format, "the first of the true bedtime books."

1944 Caldecott Honor Book

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780694008391
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
12/28/1995
Edition description:
Caldecott Honor Book
Pages:
12
Sales rank:
785,368
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 5.87(h) x 0.25(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Margaret Wise Brown, cherished for her unique ability to convey a child’s experience and perspective of the world, transformed the landscape of children’s literature with such beloved classics as Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny. Other perennial favorites by Ms. Brown include Nibble Nibble, My World, Where Have You Been?, Christmas in the Barn, The Dead Bird, and Sneakers, the Seaside Cat.

Jean Charlot was a master lithographer and muralist whose works are a part of the collections of the Museum of Modern Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
May 23, 1910
Date of Death:
November 13, 1952
Place of Birth:
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Place of Death:
Nice, France
Education:
B.A., Hollins College, 1932; Bank Street College of Education
Website:
http://www.margaretwisebrown.com

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Child's Good Night Book 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
a childs goodnight book in its simplicity , fine illustrations really a notch above the usual and good prose were a joy for me, my children and now my grandchildren. it is not easy too find such a beautiful book. thankyou
Anonymous More than 1 year ago