When the World Is Dreaming

by Rita Gray and Kenard Pak

This poetic picture book asks the question: what do little animals dream?  The surprising answers lend an eye and ear to the nocturnal rhythms of the forest.  

  • Format: Hardcover
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780544582620
  • ISBN-10: 0544582624
  • Pages: 32
  • Publication Date: 09/06/2016
  • Carton Quantity: 30

About the book

Take a peek into the moonlit world of deer, rabbits, and other woodland creatures as they ready for a good night. The author Rita Gray poetically recounts their ordinary real-life resting places while revealing their anything-but-ordinary dreams.

About the author
Rita Gray

Rita Gray is the author of several acclaimed picture books for children. Raised in Southern California, she studied Psychology and Social Work in New York City, where she lives today with her family. During this time, along with knowledgeable teachers, artists and therapists, Rita worked with children and their families. She came to understand that a good book "holds an experience for a child, one that can be visited again and again". Visit her website at www.ritagrayreads.com.

Kenard Pak

Ken Pak grew up in Baltimore and Howard County, Maryland. After studying at Syracuse University and California Institute of the Arts, he worked at Dreamworks Animation and Walt Disney Feature Animation. Visit his website at pandagun.com and on Twitter and Instagram @kenardpak.


"A hushed, lyrical glimpse into the world of dreamers."