The Quiet Book by Deborah Underwood


The Quiet Book by Deborah Underwood

Quiet can be delicate. Quiet can be thundering! Quiet can be sweet, and cozy, and can most definitely help you fall asleep. This irresistibly charming bedtime classic explores all the different quiets that can fill a child s days from morning until night. Sweet, beautifullyrendered bears, rabbits, fish, birds, and iguanas propel the story far beyond words.


Adelightful and enchanting choice for storytime or sharing one-on-one. School Library Journal, starred review

The most moving scenes leave space for imagining.'Best friends don't need to talk,


This treasure of a book which is appropriately gentle in both its understated text and artwork catalogues many sorts of quiet that readers will recognize instantly. Publishers Weekly

This gallery of quietude works for bedtime or calming down while also acknowledging that some quiet moods are less than happy...The final sequence a nighttime car ride in the snow, peaceful steps to bedtime makes a comforting end. Soothing and layered. Kirkus Reviews

Sweet and hypnotizing, but not too simple, Renata Liwska's illustrations give The Quiet Book a sense of magic. The Huffington Post

About the Author

Deborah Underwood has written many books for children. She lives in San Francisco and loves cat sleeping on your stomach quiet and smelling lilacs quiet. Visit her online at Drawing a picture book quiet, is Renata Liwska's favorite kind ofquiet. Renata's previous picture books includes Little Panda which she wrote and illustrated.

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32 pages


Deborah Underwood
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Publication date

13th September 2016



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