The Goodnight Train by June Sobel

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All aboard for Dreamland! Hold on to your pillow because the Goodnight Train is taking off. Roll that corner, rock that curve, and soar past mermaids, leaping sheep, and even ice-cream clouds. You won't want to miss a thing, so whatever you do, don't . . . close . . . your . . . eyes!            With soothing, lyrical words and magical illustrations, June Sobel and Laura Huliska-Beith have created a nighttime fantasy that's guaranteed to make even the most resistant sleeper snuggle up tight.


About June Sobel

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JUNE SOBEL is the talented author of B Is for Bulldozer: A Construction ABC, illustrated by Melissa Iwai, and Shiver Me Letters: A Pirate ABC, illustrated by Henry Cole. She lives in Westlake Village, California.LAURA HULISKA-BEITH has illustrated many popular books for children, including The Recess Queen by Alexis O'Neill and Ten Little Ladybugs by Melanie Gerth. She lives in Kansas City, Missouri.
Published September 1, 2006 by HMH Books for Young Readers. 32 pages
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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As The Goodnight Train traverses la-la land, the rhythmic chugging and the cadenced clickety-clacking will eventually lull even the most stalwart child to sleep.

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Huliska-Beith's (The Book of Bad Ideas) giddy, cartoon-like acrylics blow some dust off a chestnut of a conceit: falling asleep is like taking a magical train ride.

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I’m the mama of two adorable monkeys (aka boys) — Vman and Hbomb.

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