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A charming, simple and beautifully illustrated lift-the-flap book for little children. Little fingers can lift the flaps in scenes of dark, quiet, sleepy night-time... and reveal the busy activity beneath. Scenes include owls, foxes and mice looking for food, bakers making bread for the morning and a sleeper train travelling through the night. A lovely introduction to the nocturnal world, perfect for sharing with little ones at bed time.

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Key Stage
ISBN: 9781409564010
Extent: 14 pages
Dimensions: 190 x 160mm
Anna Milbourne
Simona Dimitri

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“A really special book”
My children love this book and so do I. They are 3 and 5 year old boys but my older children also enjoy the fun pages full of flaps and imaginative cuttings through the pages.

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“An intriguing and enchanting adventure and the ideal bedtime book to usher in the land of nod.”
“This is a brilliantly illustrated lift-the-flap book aimed at young children...the perfect bedtime story!”
“The robust flaps are just right for little fingers to lift easily, and the atmospheric illustrations from Simona Dimitri vividly conjure up the night time world. Perfect for sharing and enjoying together, this is an ideal bedtime book.”

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