Night Cars

byTeddy JamIllustratorEric Beddows

November 1, 2006|
Night Cars by Teddy Jam
Board Book
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Winner of the Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Award

It is late at night in the city. From his father's shoulder, a sleepless baby watches the snow drift down from the sky onto the busy street below. What are all those noises? What are all those lights? His tired but patient father explains everything, from the bustle of taxis swishing through the slush to the grinding and slamming of the early-morning garbage trucks.

Teddy Jam’s lyrical prose and Eric Beddows’s detailed illustrations cast Night Cars in that magical light between sleep and waking. This classic baby book, now available in a board book format, is a perennial favorite.

Teddy Jam (Matt Cohen) was the pseudonymous author of many wonderful children''s books, including Night Cars (which Michele Landsberg called "the Canadian Goodnight Moon"), This New Baby, and The Year of Fire, The Stoneboat, The Kid Line and The Fishing Summer, now collected in the anthology How We Were. He was also a novelist who won ...
Title:Night Cars
Format:Board Book
Product dimensions:32 pages, 8.88 X 8.75 X 0.63 in
Shipping dimensions:32 pages, 8.88 X 8.75 X 0.63 in
Published:November 1, 2006
Publisher:Groundwood Books Ltd
ISBN - 13:9780888997487

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