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Good Night Like This

By Mary Murphy
Illustrated by Mary Murphy

From the creator of A Kiss Like This and Say Hello Like This, comes a third Like This novelty title – a gorgeous exploration of the many ways animals snuggle down to sleep, and the perfect read-aloud for parents and babies to share

The perfect bedtime read, snuggle down with this adorable new book from Mary Murphy, creator of A Kiss Like This and Say Hello Like This, as she invites you into lots of different little snorey, twitchy, cuddly animals’ homes as they get ready to go to sleep. With a beautiful sleepy action on every split-page, a lulling, rhythmical text and a cast of cute animal families, this book is sure to emit lots of oooh, aaaahs and … zzzzzz.

  • The most atmospheric 'Like This' title yet! Exquisitely capturing the twilight hours with her warm, colourful art, Mary evokes a gorgeous sense of sneaking a peek into a tiny animal's cosy home.
  • Sparkly foil lettering on the cover, split pages throughout and a stunning finale spread shimmering with twinkly, glitter foil stars make this a gorgeous new baby gift book.

About the author

Mary Murphy, renowned for her fresh, bold artwork and warm, colourful graphics, has written and illustrated many picture books, including How Kind!, Little Owl and the Star, I Kissed the Baby and Utterly Lovely One. Her 2012 novelty title, A Kiss Like This, was shortlisted for the Irish Bisto Book of the Year Award and its sequel, Say Hello Like This! was met to great critical acclaim, the New York Times describing how "Murphy’s rich pastel washes and thick, painterly black outlines give Say Hello Like This! a prettiness that’s matched by an exuberant typeface". Adored by pre-schoolers, Mary has also written many Walker Baby board books, including Mouse is Small, Quick Duck, Slow Snail and, most recently, Are You My Mummy? Mary lives in Dublin, Ireland.

ISBN: 9781406357967
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: November 1, 2015
Dimensions: 230 x 250mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Out of Print
Australian RRP: $24.99
New Zealand RRP: $27.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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