In a house on a hillside, a restless child is not quite ready for sleep. As twilight descends, the world outside her window comes alive with the musical sounds of crickets, birds, toads, and other baby animals harmonizing in a cozy, comforting lullaby. The illustrations offer plenty of visual clues for watchful young readers, and the sweet night creatures are anything but...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published March 2nd 2006 by Dutton Juvenile
(first published 2006)
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I thought it was awesome, though I was disturbed that even though the other pages had words like this: Sweet Clover, Scoot Over, I was disturbed that on the page with the house and the grasshoppers, there were no words that I said earlier. Anyway, I am looking forward to reading this book again and liking it again.
Hope Vestergaard, a former early childhood teacher, is the author of several books for children. She lives with her husband and two sons, as well as cows, horses, pigs, and dogs, on a small farm outside of Ann Arbor, Michigan.More about Hope Vestergaard...