It's So Quiet: A Not-Quite-Going-to-Bed Book

It's So Quiet: A Not-Quite-Going-to-Bed Book

by Sherri Duskey Rinker (Author)

A silly, noisy bedtime book that will have readers squealing, croaking, and laughing along before settling down for a quiet night's sleep!It's time for bed, but one little mouse just can't get to sleep—it's TOO QUIET! However, the night is actually full of sounds, from the croak of the bullfrog to the howl of a coyote on a distant hill. As the rhythmic symphony of nighttime noises build in this rollicking read-aloud, the mouse starts to wonder whether he wouldn't like a little MORE quiet.• From the bestselling author of the Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site series• Sweet illustrations by renowned artist Tony Fucile• A hilarious read-aloud perfect for bedtime or story timeLittle readers will delight in the humor and interactivity of It's So Quiet—which concludes by encouraging an appreciation of nighttime's soothing quiet.• Children's books for kids ages 3–5• Funny, rhyming picture book• Perfect for kids who love animals and animal noises

In the tranquil town of Enderby, where the stars shine like scattered diamonds and the wind rustles through the leaves, there's a little girl named Lily who finds solace in the quiet. In Sherri Duskey Rinker's enchanting children's book, "It's So Quiet: A Not-Quite-Going-to-Bed Book," Lily embarks on a magical journey through the sights and sounds of a peaceful evening.

As Lily lies in bed, she listens to the crickets chirping and the owls hooting. The moon casts its silvery glow upon her bedroom, creating an atmosphere of dreamy wonder. Outside, the world is alive with nocturnal creatures, each playing their part in the symphony of the night.

With each page turn, Rinker's lyrical prose and Amy June Bates' charming illustrations transport readers into Lily's world, where the ordinary becomes extraordinary. From the gentle rustling of leaves to the distant sound of a train whistle, every detail is lovingly rendered, inviting readers to savor the beauty of a quiet summer night.

"It's So Quiet" is a gentle bedtime story that celebrates the magic of tranquility. It reminds us that even in the midst of a bustling world, there is a place for quiet reflection and appreciation of the simple things in life. As Lily drifts off to sleep, readers are left with a sense of peace and contentment, ready to embrace the wonders of a new day.


56 pages