The Napping House: 25th Anniversary by Audrey WoodThe Napping House: 25th Anniversary by Audrey Wood

The Napping House: 25th Anniversary

byAudrey WoodIllustratorDon Wood

Hardcover | February 1, 2001

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Delightful cumulative rhyme leads up to the consequences of piling too many sleepy people and animals in a cozy bed. "Don Wood's paintings endow Audrey's familiar plot with beauty and newness, conveying atmosphere as well as illustrating the story." - Publishers Weekly
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 divi...

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Title:The Napping House: 25th AnniversaryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 10 × 9 × 0.39 inPublished:February 1, 2001Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0152567089

ISBN - 13:9780152567088

Appropriate for ages: 4

Customer Reviews of The Napping House: 25th Anniversary


Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great book Great book with fun and silly illustrations.
Date published: 2017-03-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful, quirky tale I love this book! I think I love it more than my 14-month-old does. The story and artwork are fantastic. I think my little girl will appreciate it more when she's older. Currently, she loses interest in the story (which is a little bit too long for her liking) and moves on to the next book.
Date published: 2009-12-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Delightful! The illustrations are perfect! When I was reading it in the store, someone passed by me and said "That's a great book!" So there you go. ;)
Date published: 2008-04-13

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A colorful riot of a bedtime story about sleepy people and animals napping in a cozy bed. Full-color illustrations throughout. Booklist Editors' Choice; Golden Kite Award; IRA/CBC Children's Choice; NCTE Teachers' Choice; New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year

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star An appealing, stylish book that is perfect for story hours." - Booklist (starred) "