The Quiet Book by Deborah UnderwoodThe Quiet Book by Deborah Underwood

The Quiet Book

byDeborah UnderwoodIllustratorRenata Liwska

Paperback | September 6, 2016

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* "A delightful and enchanting choice for storytime or sharing one-on-one." - School Library Journal, &nbspstarred review
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Quiet can be delicate.
Quiet can be thundering!
Quiet can be sweet, and cozy, and can most definitely help you fall asleep.
&nbsp &nbsp &nbspThis irresistibly charming bedtime classic explores all the different quiets that can fill a child's days from morning until night. Sweet, beautifully&nbsprendered bears, rabbits, fish, birds,&nbspand iguanas propel the story far beyond words.
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 website at www.DeborahUnderwoodBooks.com .   Renata Liwska's  favorite kind of quiet is "drawing a picture book quiet." She lives in Calgary, Al...
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Title:The Quiet BookFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 8.5 × 7 × 0.15 inPublished:September 6, 2016Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0544809041

ISBN - 13:9780544809048

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Rated 3 out of 5 by from Lovely little book We love the pictures mostly. The little animals are sweet and the story is simple and fun to read. Great to go along with The Loud Book. #plumreview
Date published: 2017-06-04
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The Quiet Book This is a lovely book to share at bedtime or on one of those snowy or rainy days when wondering what to do.
Date published: 2017-02-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Cute Great book to discuss peace with kids. It explains various types of quiet . Would recommend for youngsters.
Date published: 2016-12-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Irresistible The author and illustrator have done a perfect job of portraying vignettes of 'quiet moments' that everyone can relate to. A wonderful nighttime story with magical, soft illustrations.
Date published: 2016-11-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovely! My nieces and nephews loved (and still love) this Quiet Book. As an adult, I can relate to all the types of quiet that are listed in this story. The author is correct in capturing all of them, including 'drawing on the wall' quiet! Nice soft cover, easy reading and whimsical illustrations. Should be a hit with young and old.
Date published: 2016-11-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from A really nice read As adults we like the beautiful artwork and the simple text. Our 18 month old son likes making the sounds of all of the animals in the book. We bought it because of a line something like "Thinking of a reason you drew on the wall quiet." We had just been at a friends house where the son had drew all over the freshly painted wall.
Date published: 2012-02-23

Editorial 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 "