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andlt;Iandgt;There is no night so dark, so black as night in the country.andlt;/Iandgt; And while the people dream of daytime things, the nighttime world awakens. Owls swoop, a rabbit patters, and in the yard an apple falls — andlt;Iandgt;pump!andlt;/Iandgt; — from the tree. andlt;BRandgt;Listen. Go to the window. Across the field a light glows. Who else is up so late? Who else watches and hears the sights and sounds of night in the country — the many stirrings of silence, the many colors of the dark? andlt;BRandgt;Lyrical text and velvety pictures present a very different kind of nighttime: a mysterious, moving night that will lull small children to sleep.

Synopsis:

Lyrical text and velvety pictures describe the sights and sounds of nighttime in the country: a mysterious, moving night that will lull small children to sleep.

Synopsis:

Lyrical text and velvety pictures present a very different kind of nighttime: a mysterious, moving night that will lull small children to sleep.

Synopsis:

There is no night so dark, so black as night in the country. And while the people dream of daytime things, the nighttime world awakens. Owls swoop, a rabbit patters, and in the yard an apple falls — pump! — from the tree.

Listen. Go to the window. Across the field a light glows. Who else is up so late? Who else watches and hears the sights and sounds of night in the country — the many stirrings of silence, the many colors of the dark?

Lyrical text and velvety pictures present a very different kind of nighttime: a mysterious, moving night that will lull small children to sleep.

About the Author

Cynthia Rylantandlt;bandgt; andlt;/bandgt;is the author of more than 100 books for young people, including the beloved Henry and Mudge, Annie and Snowball, Brownie andamp; Pearl, and Mr. Putter andamp; Tabby series. Her novel andlt;iandgt;Missing Mayandlt;/iandgt; received the Newbery Medal. She lives in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Visit her at CynthiaRylant.com.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780689714733
ill.:
Szilagyi, Mary
Author:
Szilagyi, Mary
Author:
Rylant, Cynthia
Publisher:
Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Location:
New York, NY
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Nature & the Natural World
Subject:
Children's Literature
Subject:
Bedtime & Dreams
Subject:
Country life
Subject:
Juveniles
Subject:
Night
Subject:
Nature & the Natural World - General
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
night; nighttime; blackness; black night; dark; bedtime; bedtime book; bedtime story; lullaby; sleep; nighttime world; owl; rabbit; awaken; Cynthia Rylant; cynthia rylant; classic; classic children s books
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
B221
Series Volume:
no. 4
Publication Date:
March 1991
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8.25 x 10.5 in 4.375 oz
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
3-6

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"Synopsis" by , Lyrical text and velvety pictures describe the sights and sounds of nighttime in the country: a mysterious, moving night that will lull small children to sleep.
"Synopsis" by , Lyrical text and velvety pictures present a very different kind of nighttime: a mysterious, moving night that will lull small children to sleep.
"Synopsis" by ,

There is no night so dark, so black as night in the country. And while the people dream of daytime things, the nighttime world awakens. Owls swoop, a rabbit patters, and in the yard an apple falls — pump! — from the tree.

Listen. Go to the window. Across the field a light glows. Who else is up so late? Who else watches and hears the sights and sounds of night in the country — the many stirrings of silence, the many colors of the dark?

Lyrical text and velvety pictures present a very different kind of nighttime: a mysterious, moving night that will lull small children to sleep.

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