"Sometimes a person needs a quiet place."
A place that's far away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life
a place that isn't ringing or talking or roaring or playing.
But sometimes that place isn't easy to find.
Explore what it's like to find a special someplace where we
all can think our own thoughts and feel our own feelings.
|Publisher:||Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers|
|Product dimensions:||9.75(w) x 11.50(h) x 0.40(d)|
|Age Range:||3 - 7 Years|
About the Author
Douglas Wood is the author of A Quiet Place as well as the New York Times bestselling Can’t Do series. His books Old Turtle and Old Turtle and the Broken Truth were both international bestsellers. He lives in a cabin in the woods of Minnesota. A studied naturalist, Douglas shares his knowledge of nature as a wilderness guide. Visit him at DouglasWood.com.
Dan Andreasen is the illustrator of numerous picture books, including By the Dawn’s Early Light: The Story of the Star-Spangled Banner by Steven Kroll, which was named an ABA Kids’ Pick of the Lists and a Notable Children’s Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies; A Quiet Place by Douglas Wood; and Sailor Boy Jig by Margaret Wise Brown. He has also authored several picture books, including With a Little Help from Daddy and A Special Day for Mommy. Dan lives with his family in Medina, Ohio.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This is a book about a boy trying to find the best quiet place. Trying the woods, the library, or your room but finding out that the best quiet place is inside of him. It is quite a good book and is just about finding places to be yourself where there are no rules