Children's books are a special category because they're read numerous times (sometimes hundreds of times!) and they don't contain many words.
Children's books are a special category because they're read numerous times (sometimes hundreds of times!) and they don't contain many words. This is why the words that are there should be carefully chosen. The author calls the little horse a foul, and the little cow a calf.
Time for Bed by Mem Fox (1997, Board Book). в среднем, исходя из 10 оценок товара. Even the most reluctant snoozers will find themselves lulled by the repetitive rhythms, as the parent sheep, cat, snake, and fish implore their babies to get some shuteye: "It's time for bed, little sheep, little sheep,, The whole wide world is going to sleep. Dyer's watercolor illustrations are bucolic and beautiful. A sweet, soothing lullaby.
Time for Bed. Illustrated by Jane Dyer. With rhythmic verse and gentle illustrations, this book is ideal for reading before bedtime. The Story behind Time for Bed. The day is done, darkness is falling and little ones are getting sleepy. Read all about the story behind Time for Bed. Listen Here. Age Group: 0-5. Publisher: Red Wagon Books, Harcourt Brace.
But I love Mem Fox - I grew up with Possum Magic which was a huge favourite of mine, and Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge. A friend gave us Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes at our baby shower, which Hugh (and I) love, but this is new I hadn't realised this was a Mem Fox book until I was looking for a couple of little board books for Hugh for Christmas. Time For Bed, illustrated by Jane Dyer, is a special book I imagine parents reading to infants, toddlers, and beyond; a warm part of tucking-in that families would cherish.
by Mem Fox & illustrated by Jane Dyer . A gentle litany of good nights, ostensibly from various animals to their young ("It's time for bed, little mouse, little mouse,/Darkness is falling all over the house") but mostly more apposite to their human counterparts ("It's time for bed, little calf, little calf,/What happened today that made you laugh?"), ending, inevitably
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As darkness falls parents everywhere try to get their children ready for sleep.
Fox, Mem, 1946-; Dyer, Jane, ill. Publication date. Bedtime, Animals, Stories in rhyme, Bedtime, Animals. San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. As darkness falls parents everywhere try to get their children ready for sleep. no table of contents -no numbered pages.