On the Night You Were Born by Nancy Tillman
  

On the Night You Were Born

Written by Nancy Tillman
Illustrated by

Synopsis

On the Night You Were Born by Nancy Tillman

On the night you were born, the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. Life will never be the same. On the night you were born, the whole world came alive with thanksgiving. The moon stayed up till morning. The geese flew home to celebrate. Polar bears danced. On the night you were born you brought wonder and magic to the world. Here is a book that celebrates you. It is meant to be carried wherever life takes you, over all the roads, through all the years. This debut picture book by Nancy Tillman has touched the hearts of readers of all ages, from the youngest readers, to new mothers, to grandparents. A New York Times and Publishers Weekly bestselling book, On the Night You Were Born is sure to be a beloved addition to family libraries.

Reviews

-This is one of those rare baby books that make both skeptics and sentimentalists of all ages happy.- --Publishers Weekly-A beautiful tribute to the uniqueness of every child.- --Kirkus Reviews-Many parents will welcome this opportunity to tell their children how special and loved they are.- --Booklist-Rhyming text extols and celebrates the uniqueness of a newborn.- --School Library Journal This is one of those rare baby books that make both skeptics and sentimentalists of all ages happy. --Publishers Weekly A beautiful tribute to the uniqueness of every child. --Kirkus Reviews Many parents will welcome this opportunity to tell their children how special and loved they are. --Booklist Rhyming text extols and celebrates the uniqueness of a newborn. --School Library Journal This is one of those rare baby books that make both skeptics and sentimentalists of all ages happy. Publishers Weekly A beautiful tribute to the uniqueness of every child. Kirkus Reviews Many parents will welcome this opportunity to tell their children how special and loved they are. Booklist Rhyming text extols and celebrates the uniqueness of a newborn. School Library Journal This is one of those rare baby books that make both skeptics and sentimentalists of all ages happy. Publishers Weekly A beautiful tribute to the uniqueness of every child. Kirkus Reviews Many parents will welcome this opportunity to tell their children how special and loved they are. Booklist Rhyming text extols and celebrates the uniqueness of a newborn. School Library Journal

This is one of those rare baby books that make both skeptics and sentimentalists of all ages happy. --Publishers Weekly A beautiful tribute to the uniqueness of every child. --Kirkus Reviews Many parents will welcome this opportunity to tell their children how special and loved they are. --Booklist Rhyming text extols and celebrates the uniqueness of a newborn. --School Library JournalPraise for It's Time to Sleep, My Love:

This is one of those rare baby books that make both skeptics and sentimentalists of all ages happy. --Publishers Weekly A beautiful tribute to the uniqueness of every child. --Kirkus Reviews Many parents will welcome this opportunity to tell their children how special and loved they are. --Booklist Rhyming text extols and celebrates the uniqueness of a newborn. --School Library JournalPraise for It's Time to Sleep, My Love:

As in On the Night You Were Born , the words directly address a young listener with comforting, fanciful imagery . . . Culminating in a final scene of a sleeping child in a floating bed under a watchful moon, this gentle, tender offering will buoy children with its strong messages of safety and love. - Booklist A luxuriant bedtime retreat for children and parents alike. - Kirkus Reviews Praise for On the Night You Were Born : This is one of those rare baby books that make both skeptics and sentimentalists of all ages happy. --Publishers Weekly A beautiful tribute to the uniqueness of every child. --Kirkus Reviews Many parents will welcome this opportunity to tell their children how special and loved they are. --Booklist Rhyming text extols and celebrates the uniqueness of a newborn. --School Library JournalPraise for It's Time to Sleep, My Love:

Praise for On the Night You Were Born : .,. one of those rare baby books that should make both skeptics and sentimentalists of all ages happy. -- Publishers Weekly

About the Author

Nancy Tillman is the author and illustrator of the New York Times best-selling picture book On the Night You Were Born and its companion journal, The Wonder of You: A Book for Celebrating Baby's First Year. Her other books include Wherever You Are: My Love Will Find You, The Spirit of Christmas and Tumford the Terrible. A former advertising executive, Tillman now writes and illustrates full-time. She lives in Tualatin, Oregon.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback

Author

Nancy Tillman
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Publisher

St Martin's Press

Publication date

17th October 2006

ISBN

9780312346065


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