On the Night You Were Born
By Nancy Tillman
(Feiwel & Friends, Hardcover, 9780312601553, 32pp.)
Publication Date: January 19, 2010
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On the night you were born, you brought wonder and magic to the world. The moon stayed up till morning. Polar bears danced. Here is a book that celebrates the one and only ever you! Now available in its entirety in board book format, Nancy Tillman’s masterpiece is perfect for acknowledging the special people in our lives that they are loved.
Nancy Tillman is the author and illustrator of the New York Times best-selling picture book On the Night You Were Born and its companion journal, The Wonder of You: A Book for Celebrating Baby's First Year. Her other books include Wherever You Are: My Love Will Find You, The Spirit of Christmas and Tumford the Terrible. A former advertising executive, Tillman now writes and illustrates full-time. She lives in Tualatin, Oregon.
Praise for Nancy Tillman: “This is one of those rare baby books that should make both skeptics and sentimentalists of all ages happy.”—Publishers Weekly, for On the Night You Were Born “A beautiful tribute to the uniqueness of every child.”—Kirkus Reviews for On the Night You Were Born “Many parents will welcome this opportunity to tell their children how special and loved they are.”—Booklist for On the Night You Were Born “As in On the Night You Were Born, the words directly address a young listener with comforting, fanciful imagery. . . . Culminating in a final scene of a sleeping child in a floating bed under a watchful moon, this gentle, tender offering will buoy children with its strong messages of safety and love.”—Booklist for It's Time to Sleep, My Love “A luxuriant bedtime retreat for children and parents alike.”—Kirkus Reviews for It's Time to Sleep, My Love “A beautiful and timeless book.”—School Library Journal for The Spirit of Christmas “Bestselling author Tillman offers a dreamlike interpretation of the collective spirit that permeates the holiday.”—Kirkus Reviews for The Spirit of Christmas