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OWL SEES OWL

Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Godwin
Author's First Name: 
Laura
Illustrator's First Name: 
Rob
Illustrator's Last Name: 
Dunlavey
Publisher: 
Penguin (Schwartz & Wade/Random House)
Publication Date: 
2016

 Spare, simple language depicts Baby Owl ‘s  tentative exploration into the autumn night and return to his family’s comforting nest under a dark sky gorgeously illuminated by a stars and a full moon. 

THE NIGHT WORLD

boy and cat looking out at Milky Way
Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Gerstein
Author's First Name: 
Mordecai
Illustrator's First Name: 
Mordecai
Illustrator's Last Name: 
Gerstein
Publisher: 
Little, Brown
Publication Date: 
2015

 A child and a cat slip out of the house in the shadows before dawn and hear the chorus of animals who gather to witness the splendid rising of the sun.

SO SLEEPY STORY

Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Shulevitz
Author's First Name: 
Uri
Publisher: 
Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Publication Date: 
2006

Blues and grays shift to soft yellows when household objects sway and come alive, and a sleeping child awakens in the night as music drifts into a “sleepy sleepy house.”

THE HOUSE IN THE NIGHT

Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Swanson
Author's First Name: 
Susan Marie
Illustrator's First Name: 
Beth
Illustrator's Last Name: 
Krommes
Publisher: 
Houghton Mifflin
Publication Date: 
2008

This cinematic circular tale flies young readers from sky to bed, bed to sky, and back again. A soothing text and crisp black scratchboard illustrations lit with yellow make bedtime a welcoming experience.

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