Night Driving (Paperback)

By John Coy, Peter McCarty (Illustrator)

Square Fish, 9780805067088, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 15, 2001

List Price: 8.99*
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A warm-hearted portrait of a simple event that encapsulates the bond between a father and a son.

This warm and thoughtful story about a father and son on an all-night drive to the mountains is just right for Father's Day.

About the Author

John Coy has written several books for children, including Top of the Order and Love of the Game. He spends much of his time as a writer-in-residence at elementary schools. He lives in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Peter McCarty is the author and illustrator of T Is for Terrible, Baby Steps, Little Bunny on the Move and Hondo and Fabian, for which he won a Caldecott Honor. He lives with his wife and two children in Upstate New York.

Praise For Night Driving

“Perfect bedtime beckoning for would-be roamers.” —The Horn Book, starred review

“A series of hushed, starlit illustrations creates the imping sense that magic is just around the bend.” —Kirkus Reviews, pointer