Nighty-Night, Cooper

Nighty-Night, Cooper

By Laura Joffe Numeroff; Lynn Munsinger (Illustrator)

Houghton Mifflin, Hardcover, 9780547402055, 1pp.

Publication Date: September 10, 2013

"When it's time for good night, don't just close your eyes " "Mama and Cooper have a sweet surprise. " "With new songs to sing (you may know the tunes . . . ), " "Bedtime is special for these kangaroos. " Cooper just can't fall asleep But Mama has an idea.Setting new stories to familiar tunes, Mama shares six new lullabies with hernot-so-sleepy son.Which Kanga will be the first one to dreamland? This merry story withoriginallullabies wascreated by the talentedauthor of"If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, " Laura Numeroff.The sonoroustext is paired with art by illustrator Lynn Munsinger--known for herkid-friendly characters like Tacky the Penguin and Wodney Wat. Pair this with "Lots of Lambs" for another Numeroff/Munsinger treat

About the Author
Laura Numeroff is the author of many books for young readers in addition to the If You Give... series, including The Chicken Sisters and Laura Numeroff's 10-Step Guide to Living with Your Monster. She lives in Los Angeles, CA where she loves to ride horses, read biographies, and play with her pets. A portion of her royalties will be donated to First Book, a national nonprofit organization that promotes children s literacy.

Lynn Munsinger is the illustrator of many funny and popular books for children, including the stories starring Tacky the Penguin and Wodney Wat. She divides her time between Connecticut and Vermont.