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The Quiet Book

By Deborah Underwood, Renata Liwska (Illustrated by)

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Format: Paperback, 32 pages
Published In: United States, 06 September 2016
Quiet can be delicate. Quiet can be thundering! Quiet can be sweet, and cozy, and can most definitely help you fall asleep. This irresistibly charming bedtime classic explores all the different quiets that can fill a child s days from morning until night. Sweet, beautifullyrendered bears, rabbits, fish, birds, and iguanas propel the story far beyond words."

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Quiet can be delicate. Quiet can be thundering!

About the Author

Deborah Underwood has written many books for children. She lives in San Francisco and loves "cat sleeping on your stomach quiet" and "smelling lilacs quiet." Visit her online at www.DeborahUnderwoodBooks.com. "Drawing a picture book quiet," is Renata Liwska's favorite kind of quiet. Renata's previous picture books includes Little Panda which she wrote and illustrated.

Reviews

"A delightful and enchanting choice for storytime or sharing one-on-one."--School Library Journal, starred review"The most moving scenes leave space for imagining.'Best friends don't need to talk, ' for example, is illustrated with a blissful scene of togetherness that children will relate to their own lives."--Booklist"This treasure of a book--which is appropriately gentle in both its understated text and artwork--catalogues many sorts of quiet that readers will recognize instantly."--Publishers Weekly"This gallery of quietude works for bedtime or calming down while also acknowledging that some quiet moods are less than happy...The final sequence--a nighttime car ride in the snow, peaceful steps to bedtime--makes a comforting end. Soothing and layered."--Kirkus Reviews "Sweet and hypnotizing, but not too simple, Renata Liwska's illustrations give The Quiet Book a sense of magic." --The Huffington Post "Adelightful and enchanting choice for storytime or sharing one-on-one." School Library Journal, starred review"The most moving scenes leave space for imagining.'Best friends don't need to talk, ' for example, is illustrated with a blissful scene of togetherness that children will relate to their own lives." Booklist"This treasure of a book which is appropriately gentle in both its understated text and artwork catalogues many sorts of quiet that readers will recognize instantly." Publishers Weekly"This gallery of quietude works for bedtime or calming down while also acknowledging that some quiet moods are less than happy...The final sequence a nighttime car ride in the snow, peaceful steps to bedtime makes a comforting end. Soothing and layered." Kirkus Reviews "Sweet and hypnotizing, but not too simple, Renata Liwska's illustrations give The Quiet Book a sense of magic." The Huffington Post " "Adelightful and enchanting choice for storytime or sharing one-on-one." "School Library Journal, " starred review"The most moving scenes leave space for imagining.'Best friends don't need to talk, ' for example, is illustrated with a blissful scene of togetherness that children will relate to their own lives." "Booklist""This treasure of a book which is appropriately gentle in both its understated text and artwork catalogues many sorts of quiet that readers will recognize instantly." "Publishers Weekly""This gallery of quietude works for bedtime or calming down while also acknowledging that some quiet moods are less than happy...The final sequence a nighttime car ride in the snow, peaceful steps to bedtime makes a comforting end. Soothing and layered." "Kirkus Reviews" "Sweet and hypnotizing, but not too simple, Renata Liwska's illustrations give" The Quiet Book" a sense of magic." "The Huffington Post" "

EAN: 9780544809048
ISBN: 0544809041
Publisher: Hmh Books for Young Readers
Dimensions: 21.08 x 17.78 x 0.51 centimeters (0.10 kg)
Age Range: 5-9 years
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