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Bedtime and the Night!

 

 

Bedtime Reading: Bedtime and the Night!

The night

And if the Moon Could Talk / Kate Banks ; pictures by Georg Hallensleben.
YEF BAN
As evening progresses into nighttime, the moon looks down on a variety of nocturnal scenes, including a child getting ready for bed.

Kitten's first full moon
YEF HEN
When Kitten mistakes the full moon for a bowl of milk, she ends up tired, wet, and hungry trying to reach it.

Bats at the library
YEF CD LIE
Bored with another normal, inky evening, bats discover an open library window and fly in to enjoy the photocopier, water fountain, and especially the books and stories found there.

Stars
YEF RAY
Explores the wonder of stars, whether they are in the night sky, on a plant as a promise of fruit to come, or in one's pocket for those days when one does not feel shiny.

When the moon is high / by Alice Schertle ; illustrated by Julia Noonan.
YEF SCH
A father takes his sleepless child out in the night to see the moon and the animals.

The house in the night
YEF SWA
Illustrations and easy-to-read text explore the light that makes a house in the night a home filled with light.

Polar bear night
YEF THO
After wandering out at night to watch a magical star shower, a polar bear cub returns home to snuggle with her mother in their warm den.

 

Sleep and bedtime

Goodnight Moon
YEF BRO
Goodnight to each of the objects in the great green room: goodnight chairs, goodnight comb, goodnight air.

Good night, Gorilla
YEF RAH
An unobservant zookeeper is followed home by all the animals he thinks he has left behind in the zoo.

I am not sleepy and I will not go to bed
YEF CHI
Charlie helps Lola get ready for bed, despite the tigers, whales, and other animals that serve as obstacles.

The boy who wouldn't go to bed / Helen Cooper.
YEF COO
 A boy who does not want to go to bed has a series of imaginary encounters with a tiger, soldiers, the moon, and others, all of whom convince him to change his mind.

Tuck me in
YEF HAC
The reader helps tuck in baby animals at bedtime using pages with flaps to serve as blankets.

Goodnight, goodnight, construction site
YEF RIN           EBOOK
At sunset, when their work is done for the day, a crane truck, a cement mixer, and other pieces of construction equipment make their way to their resting places and go to sleep.

The sleepy little alphabet : a bedtime story from Alphabet Town
YEF SIE
Sleepy letters of the alphabet get ready for bed.

Good night, Good Knight
YER THO
A Good Knight helps three little dragons who are having trouble getting to sleep.

Bear snores on
YEF CD WIL
On a cold winter night many animals gather to party in the cave of a sleeping bear, who then awakes and protests that he has missed the food and the fun.

The napping house / Audrey Wood ; [illustrated by] Don Wood.
YEF WOO
In this cumulative tale, a wakeful flea atop a number of sleeping creatures causes a commotion, with just one bite.

Clare Beaton's bedtime rhymes
YEM 398.8 B
Presents classic illustrated nursery rhymes with a nighttime theme.

  

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