A Recipe for Bedtime by Peter Bently

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From the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, comes a classic baby bedtime book. Baby, baby soft and sweet, almost good enough to eat! It's night-night time so come with me, and hear my bedtime recipe. A classic baby bedtime book with a perfect lullaby ending.


A Recipe for Bedtime by Peter Bently


With its tender, gently soporific rhyming text and pictures so beautifully in tune, I can imagine this becoming a bedtime favourite with many a toddler. Red Reading Hub The perfect bedtime story... gentle and sweet. Guardian

Witness A beautiful book... warm, gentle and soothing. The Scotsman

About the Author

Peter Bently

Peter Bently went to ten different schools around the world and studied languages at Oxford University. He started writing for children soon after becoming a parent and now lives with his wife, Lucy, and children, Theo and Tara, in Totnes, Devon (which has its very own excellent medieval castle).

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32 pages
Interest Age: To 5


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Publication date

4th June 2015




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