The Full Moon at the Napping House-9780544308329

The Full Moon at the Napping House

by Audrey Wood and Don Wood
$17.99
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In this long-awaited companion to the beloved classic The Napping House, a full moon is keeping everyone in the napping house awake! Finally, a musical visitor sends sleepy Granny, her energetic grandson, and their menagerie off to dreamland.


  • Format: Hardcover
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780544308329
  • ISBN-10: 0544308328
  • Pages: 32
  • Publication Date: 09/01/2015
  • Carton Quantity: 32

About the book

In the wide-awake bed in the full-moon house, everyone is restless! The moonlight is pouring in and no one can get to sleep: not Granny, her grandchild, the dog, the cat, or even a mouse. It's not until a tiny musical visitor offers up a soothing song does the menagerie settle down, and finally everyone is off to dreamland. 

  

With a perfectly crafted text and stunning paintings, Audrey and Don Wood reveal once again why they are picture book creators of the highest order. The Full Moon at the Napping House, the highly anticipated follow-up to their beloved classic The Napping House, is the ideal book to share at bedtime or anytime.

About the author
Audrey Wood

Audrey Wood is the author of many beloved books for children, including the bestselling classic The Napping House, its companion The Full Moon at the Napping House, Caldecott Honor Book King Bidgood's in the Bathtub, Heckedy Peg, Piggies, and Piggy Pie Po, all of which were illustrated by her husband, Don Wood. The Woods divide their time between California and Hawaii.  

Don Wood

Don Wood is the illustrator of many beloved books for children, including the bestselling classic The Napping House, its companion The Full Moon at the Napping House, Caldecott Honor Book King Bidgood's in the Bathtub, Heckedy Peg, Piggies, and Piggy Pie Po, all of which were written by his wife, Audrey Wood. The Woods divide their time between California and Hawaii.

Reviews

"A wonderful storytime addition, particularly where The Napping House is popular." 

School Library Journal 

 

"Concluding in a state of cozy restfulness, the Woods' story serves as a pleasing inversion of the previous book and works even better as a bedtime read." 

Publishers Weekly 

 

"Softly rendered, luminous art illustrates and expands the lilting text, incorporating varying perspectives and eyecatching, whimsical details." 

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