40 pages, 7 × 7 × 0.5 in
January 8, 2013
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0547893140
ISBN - 13: 9780547893143
About the Book
Regardless of what terms parents call their little sweetheart, their little shrimp, or their little loved one, this board book is a great way to say good night to every sleepy child! Full color.
From the Publisher
'Good night, my jewel . . . Good night, my shrimp!' When it's time for baby to close her eyes and go to sleep, say good night with this winsome board book, published first in France as Bonne Nuit ! Whether you're reading to your bug, your treasure, or your dumpling, this book's affectionate tone, luscious colors, endearing round-headed babies, and die-cut moon are just right for sending her off to dreamland.
About the Author
Benoit Marchon was born in 1950. He studied letters and art history before beginning his career in publishing for adults and children. He has created many books for children as a writer for Bayard in France.
Soledad Bravi is a French illustrator born in Paris in 1965. She worked in advertising as an art director before she began her illustration career. She has designed for adult magazines including Elle, in addition to her work for children.
—Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Simple, tactile and clever, these delicious little books will appeal to babies grappling with their many colorful cut-out pages."
—New York Times Online (Review of Spoonful and the companion book Good Night!)
"The pictures are the soul of simplicity, a dreamy wisp of a figure afloat on a contrasting colored background of sky blues, ruby reds, and sunny yellows."
—Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books