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Night In The Country

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 63 Ratings and 20 Reviews

Book Description
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Text and illustrations describe the sights and sounds of nighttime in the country.
Book Information
PublisherTurtleback Books
BindingSchool & Library Binding (9 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date03/01/1991
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About Cynthia Rylant (Author) : Cynthia Rylant loves animals, and you will find many in her books. Taking walks with her dogs, she has said, helps her writing. She has been a teacher, a librarian, and a writer. When she isn't writin... more
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About Mary Szilagyi (Illustrator) : Mary Szilagyi is a published illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Mary Szilagyi include Night in the Country, This Year's Garden, Molly and the Strawberry Day.
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Reader Comments
4/29/2009 Valerie Imhof said: A beautiful pairing of words and pictures. Poetically written. I especially enjoy the last lines that convey that our waking hours are the sleeping hours for nocturnal animals. A nice introduction to night animals for young children. A lovely lilting bedtime book.
tags: I read, I recommend, Inspired me

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