Bats at the Library by Brian Lies
  

Synopsis

Bats at the Library by Brian Lies

Join the free-for-all fun at the public library with these book-loving bats! Shape shadows on walls, frolic in the water fountain, and roam the book-filled halls until it's time for everyone, young and old, to settle down into the enchantment of story time. Brian Lies' joyful critters and their nocturnal celebration cast library visits in a new light. Even the youngest of readers will want to join the batty book-fest!

Reviews

the library-after-dark setting works a magic all its own, taking Lies and his audience to an intensely personal place. Publishers Weekly, Starred Dark, inky acrylic paintings accompany a sprightly rhyming text, a wonderful sequel to 2006's completely charming Bats at the Beach. Cleveland Plain Dealer These book-loving bats might encourage young readers to explore more stories on their own. 08/03/08 San Antonio Express-News

Booklist, ALA In this latest from Lies, it's all-deservingly-about the artwork. He brings a sure, expressive and transporting hand to this story.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Brian Lies
More books by Brian Lies

Publisher

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company

Publication date

2nd September 2014

ISBN

9780544339200


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