KITTEN AND THE NIGHT WATCHMAN

KITTEN AND THE NIGHT WATCHMAN

Editorial:
MC ELDERRY BOOKS
Año de edición:
Materia
Literatura infantil
ISBN:
978-1-4814-6191-7
Páginas:
40
Idioma:
Inglés
Encuadernación:
Tapa dura

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u003cbu003eA u003ciu003eKirkusu003c/iu003e Best Book of the Yearu003c/bu003eu003cbru003e u003cbru003eu003cbu003eA u003ciu003ePublishers Weeklyu003c/iu003e Best Book of the Yearu003c/bu003eu003cbru003e u003cbru003eu003cbu003e“Every life and job is unique; this book’s take on the job of a watchman is empathetic, poetic, and a joy to look at, cute kitty and all.” —u003ciu003eKirkus Reviewsu003c/iu003e (starred review)u003c/bu003eu003cbru003e u003cbru003eu003cbu003e“This quiet, understated book contains a wealth of emotions young children can work through and relate to—from worry to relief to the comfort of belonging.” –u003ciu003eThe Horn Book u003c/iu003e(starred review)u003c/bu003eu003cbru003e u003cbru003eu003cbu003e“[Illustrator] Yoo sets a lovely mood, taking readers from sunset to dawn through washes of orange, pink, and blue, the watchman’s compassionate demeanor assuring them that all’s well.” —u003ciu003ePu003c/iu003eu003ciu003eublishers Weeklyu003c/iu003e (starred review)u003c/bu003eu003cbru003e u003cbru003eu003cbu003e“Yoo’s textured, serene artwork in beautiful saturated tones perfectly complements Sullivan’s lines and conveys a beauty in the night and the construction site that readers might otherwise miss.” —u003ciu003eBooklistu003c/iu003e (starred review)u003c/bu003eu003cbru003e u003cbru003eu003cbu003e“This soft, gentle story is a perfect bedtime story for lovers of trucks and construction equipment, cats, and nighttime wanders.” —u003ciu003eBCCBu003c/iu003e (starred review)u003c/bu003eu003cbru003e u003cbru003eu003cbu003eA stray kitten changes the way the watchman sees nighttime in this tender book based on a true story, illustrated by u003ciu003eStrictly No Elephantsu003c/iu003e artist Taeeun Yoo.u003c/bu003eu003cbru003eu003cbru003eu003ciu003eThe night watchman hugs his wife and kids and drives to work. u003c/iu003eu003cbru003e u003ciu003eAll night he is alone. u003c/iu003eu003cbru003e u003ciu003eEvery hour he makes his rounds.u003c/iu003eu003cbru003e u003cbru003eHe sees the stars twinkling. He hears the sounds of the night:u003cbru003e u003ciu003eki-DEE ki-DEE ki-DEEu003c/iu003eu003cbru003e u003ciu003eshhhhheeeeeEEEERRRROOOOooooommmmmmu003c/iu003eu003cbru003e u003ciu003eWoof! Woof! Woof!u003c/iu003eu003cbru003e u003cbru003eu003ciu003eMeeeoooow. u003c/iu003eu003cbru003e u003cbru003eWhen he is joined by a stray kitten, the night suddenly seems different. Has the kitten found a new home?u003cbru003e u003cbru003eu003ciu003eKitten and the Night Watchmanu003c/iu003e is inspired by the true story of author John Sullivan meeting a stray cat while working as a night watchman. The cat, Beebe, was John’s companion for seventeen years.