Little Donkey Close Your Eyes
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Little Donkey Close Your Eyes

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Join animals from around the world, including a little monkey, some silly sheep, and an old black cat, as they end their busy days and close their eyes to sleep.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published September 1st 1995 by HarperCollins Publishers
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Brandi
Another bedtime story from the classic children's author, but not as good as Goodnight Moon.
Sarah
Bedtime story in rhyme with lino cut prints (I think). We meet various animals at twilight preparing for good night time: a donkey "making faces at the skies", a monkey "throwing coconuts to the skies", and so forth.
Angela
Margaret Wise Brown is another one of our favorite authors. We love all of her stories and also enjoy the beautiful artwork that tells a story within a story.
Amanda
A very cute bedtime book. The illustrations are clear and nice and the text is short and soothing. Worth the read, but not a favorite.
John
Feb 14, 2011 John added it
GREAT choice for preschool storytimes, with the brief text , engaging illustrations
Sofia
I thought it was great because I liked when the monkey was throwing coconuts in the sky.
Suz
Simple story, but beautiful illustrations.
Maren Prestegaard
I love Margaret Wise Brown. This one bounces.
Bri Zabriskie
just another bedtime book.
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Margaret Wise Brown wrote hundreds of books and stories during her life, but she is best known for Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny. Even though she died nearly 60 years ago, her books still sell very well.

Margaret loved animals. Most of her books have animals as characters in the story. She liked to write books that had a rhythm to them. Sometimes she would put a hard word into the story or p...more
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