William and the Night-Train by Mij Kelly
  

William and the Night-Train

Written by Mij Kelly
Illustrated by Alison Jay

Synopsis

William and the Night-Train by Mij Kelly

A new edition of this classic rhyming story that perfectly captures that so-excited-I-can't-wait feeling that you get before a journey or a holiday. All aboard! Tonight everyone's riding the night train - mothers and fathers, teachers and jugglers - they're all sleepyheads, ready for bed, ready to ride the train to Tomorrow. Everyone, that is, except wide-awake William, who is too excited to sleep. William can't resist exploring the train from end to end, discovering its secrets, until his mother convinces him that the train won't go and Tomorrow won't come until he settles down and shuts his eyes . . . A truly memorable ride, this ticket to dreamland will be good for many repeated trips. Kirkus Reviews

Reviews

a visually exciting and satisfying story... * Booklist * A truly memorable ride, this ticket to dreamland will be good for many repeated trips. * Kirkus reviews *

About the Author

Mij Kelly

Mij Kelly was born in Scotland but spent her early childhood in India. She studied English at York University, Publishing Studies at Stirling University and has had lots of different jobs from cleaning and lexicography, to collecting oral histories, and journalsim.
For the past few years she's enjoyed staying home and making up stories. Mij lives in York with her son Frankie, dog Otis and boyfriend Dan.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Mij Kelly
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Author's Website

mijkelly.com/news/page1/

Publisher

Hodder Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

3rd January 2013

ISBN

9781444910292


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