Goodnight Moon

Goodnight Moon

Book - 1991
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In a great green room, tucked away in bed, is a little bunny. "Goodnight room, goodnight moon." And to all the familiar things in the softly lit room--to the picture of the three little bears sitting on chairs, to the clocks and his socks, to the mittens and the kittens, to everything one by one--the little bunny says goodnight.

In this classic of children's literature, beloved by generations of readers and listeners, the quiet poetry of the words and the gentle, lulling illustrations combine to make a perfect book for the end of the day.

This board book edition is the perfect size for little hands.

Publisher: [New York] : HarperCollins, 1991, c1947.
ISBN: 9780694003617
0694003611
9780694003167
Branch Call Number: JP Brown h7wo 01
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill.
Additional Contributors: Hurd, Clement 1908-1988

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beckz Mar 27, 2008

Great sleepy time book - reducing your volume and speed as you read to help little one get sleepy.


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JCLBeckyC Oct 27, 2016

I've never met a kid who didn't like this book. I read this during Family Storytime and even the most rambunctious toddlers stopped their fidgeting long enough to listen all the way through. The board book version of this classic makes a great baby shower gift.

Mariangela_S Feb 10, 2016

Transition from day time to bedtime with this hypnotic story.

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lilaccity5
Dec 19, 2015

My toddler loved it! He liked to look at the details in the pictures, and finding little mouse throughout the book :)

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PurpleLion
Jul 28, 2015

One of the best night time books of all time. A Classic!

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pnaduy
Apr 22, 2015

My daughter loved this book. She realized herself in loving routine actions of Kitty.

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Rachel_Em
Jan 11, 2015

Simple illustrations, lots of repetition, and a rich vocabulary. It's calming and comforting... the perfect bedtime read!

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stormyskies
Oct 15, 2014

I love this book :)

orange_dolphin_185 Jul 07, 2014

thought this was on the pottery barn list but then realized it was not

green_bear_966 Jun 05, 2014

Classic!

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connieorman
Apr 11, 2013

One of my top 10 for infants, toddlers and even preschoolers. The lyrical prose is perfect. As infants get older, we start to find the mouse on each set of pages, and eventually move on to such things as colors, counting, pairs and time on the clocks. I have developed hand movements and sounds that go with the book that engage my preschoolers even more. A wonderful book by itself, and a wonderful teaching tool for introducing learning concepts.

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mrhuff
Jun 04, 2015

mrhuff thinks this title is suitable for 5 years and under

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pnaduy
Apr 22, 2015

pnaduy thinks this title is suitable for 4 years and over

orange_dolphin_185 Jul 07, 2014

orange_dolphin_185 thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

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dms
Jul 21, 2008

dms thinks this title is suitable for 1 years and over

beckz Mar 27, 2008

beckz thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

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RedKangaroo
Jul 29, 2015

...and a bowl full of mush.

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PurpleLion
Jul 29, 2015

"Goodnight nobody" is the best line in the book.

orange_dolphin_185 Jul 07, 2014

And there were 3 little bears sitting on chairs

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orange_dolphin_185 Jul 07, 2014

This is about a bunny who says goodnight to everything in the room

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