The Napping House

A cozy bed, a snoring granny, a dreaming child, a dozing dog, a snoozing--WAIT! There's a surprise in store, and little ones will want to discover it over and over again. So pull on your sleeping cap and snuggle in for a timeless cumulative tale that's truly like no other. Don and Audrey Wood's beloved picture book has sold more than one and a half million copies. To celebrate its birthday, the original hardcover book now has a fresh new design for both the jacket and interior, and the reproduction of the illustrations has been enhanced to better match the original artwork. Bonus downloadable audio begins with a reading of the story and follows with six original songs that are just as fun, jaunty, and sweet as the book itself. The music, originally produced in 1989, is based on the book and was written and performed by children's musicians Carl and Jennifer Shaylen.

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  • Format: Hardcover

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152567088

  • ISBN-10: 0152567089

  • Pages: 32

  • Price: $18.99

  • Publication Date: 05/04/2009

  • Carton Quantity: 30

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Grade(s): Pre-K-3

  • Reading Level:

    • Lexile Reading Level NP
    • Guided Reading Level I
    • Reading Recovery Level 15-16

Audrey Wood
Author

Audrey Wood

Audrey Wood is the author of many beloved books for children, including the best-selling classic The Napping House, its companion The Full Moon at the Napping House, Caldecott Honor Book King Bidgood's in the Bathtub, Heckedy Peg, Piggies, and Piggy Pie Po, all of which were illustrated by her husband, Don Wood. The Woods divide their time between California and Hawaii. www.audreywood.com   
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Don Wood
Illustrator

Don Wood

Don Wood is the illustrator of many beloved books for children, including the bestselling classic The Napping House, its companion The Full Moon at the Napping House, Caldecott Honor Book King Bidgood's in the Bathtub, Heckedy Peg, Piggies, and Piggy Pie Po, all of which were written by his wife, Audrey Wood. The Woods divide their time between California and Hawaii. www.audreywood.com
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    star "An appealing, stylish book that is perfect for story hours."--Booklist (starred)

Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: Hardcover

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152567088

  • ISBN-10: 0152567089

  • Pages: 32

  • Price: $18.99

  • Publication Date: 05/04/2009

  • Carton Quantity: 30

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Grade(s): Pre-K-3

  • Reading Level:

    • Lexile Reading Level NP
    • Guided Reading Level I
    • Reading Recovery Level 15-16

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