Good Night, Baby Animals You've Had a Busy Day (Hardcover)

A Treasury of Six Original Stories

By Karen B. Winnick, Laura Watkins (Illustrator)

Henry Holt & Company, 9780805098839, 64pp.

Publication Date: January 24, 2017



Whether they're dashing, splashing, munching, or crunching, baby animals are ever-exploring At home in their natural habitats, baby animals learn about the world that surrounds them. When the fun is done, it's time for baby animals to go to sleep. After all, every baby animal has to rest.

Full of action, sound effects, and patterned text, each story features the adorable antics and accurate behavior of six wild animal babies: tiger, elephant, giraffe, rhinoceros, panda, and gorilla. This 64-page, beautifully designed story book is perfect for bedtime.

About the Author

Karen B. Winnick is a children's author and artist, animal enthusiast, and president of the Los Angeles Zoo Commission. Her previous books include Gemina, the Crooked-Neck Giraffe and Mr. Lincoln's Whiskers. She lives in Los Angeles, California.Laura Watkins is also an animal lover. She has illustrated a number of picture books, including Can You Yawn Like a Fawn? by Monica Sweeney with Lauren Yelvington, and lives in England.