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Rabbit's Bedtime

3.25 of 5 stars 3.25  ·  rating details  ·  16 ratings  ·  7 reviews
What was good about today? Thus begins this lyrical invitation to reflect on a day well spent. In gloriously simple fashion, Rabbit's Bedtime illustrates the satisfying balance of creating, sharing, thinking, and learning that sustains every child. Above all, it reveals the power of love. A sweet enticement to reflect on the events of the day before nodding off to sleep
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published September 27th 1999 by HMH Books for Young Readers
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Kathryn
I’ve been thinking a lot about bilingual books—and by that I don’t just mean books that are either translated or use dialogue that’s a hybrid of English and another language—I mean books that feature two languages. Last week I read a book of Polish poetry that had the Polish on one page and the English translation on the facing page, and this rhyming picture book had the Spanish text with the English translation below. While I don’t know more than the basics of Spanish and a few words in Polish, ...more
Linda
Aug 11, 2011 Linda rated it 4 of 5 stars
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Little Rabbit cuddles with his dad at bedtime, reviewing, in simple rhyming verse, all the things they did today. From housework to reading to playing with friends, Rabbit's day was a pleasant one indeed. Dropping off to sleep with happy thoughts is always a good thing. Perhaps the best feature of Rabbit's Bedtime is the artful illustrations, formed of basic shapes in construction paper colors. This is a lovely little story to read to under-three's, or to serve as an early reader for somewhat ol ...more
Dan Wilson
With rhymes and colorful illustrations, this book encourages toddlers to dreamily reflect on the highlights of their day as they prepare for bed.
Tommy
This is a perrenial bedtime favorite. The boys alternate between getting upset and laughing hysterically if we read it in Spanish.
Danny
This is a perrenial bedtime favorite. The boys alternate between getting upset and laughing hysterically if we read it in Spanish.
Sharon
The boys like to have us read this one in Spanish. It is a very calming bedtime book.
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Nancy Elizabeth Wallace attended the University of Connecticut, and majored in sociology and psychology with a minor in art history, then continued on for a master’s degree in child development.

For many years, she worked at Yale-New Haven Hospital with children and teenagers as Child Life Specialist helping children to understand what was going to happen if they needed to have a medical test or an
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