Thursday, October 22, 2015

The Night World by Mordicai Gerstein


The Night World by Mordicai Gerstein is about a boy's experience waking up in the middle of the night and exploring the night world.  His cat Sylvie is his guide as they explore the shadows of his house and the garden outside.  There he meets all the nocturnal animals waiting for the sunrise.  And when it finally comes, it is glorious!  The illustrations in this book make you feel like you are in that moment filled with shadows and starlight.  When sunrise happens, the sunlight beams out from the book.  This is a special book that all will enjoy.

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