The Puffin Book of Bedtime Stories
253pp., hbk., RRP $A29.99
Imagine a compilation of eight favourite stories about bedtime that are just perfect for reading at bedtime. One a night for a week and a spare, and the sorts of stories that will become favourites so they are asked for again and again.
A companion to Summer Stories. this collection from Puffin comprises full unabridged versions in full colour of these stories by favourite Australian authors and illustrators.
Bed Tails by Meredith Costain and Mitch Vane
Sophie’s Big Bed by Tina Burke
Baby Tawnies by Judy Paulson
It’s Bedtime, William! by Deborah Niland
One Very Tired Wombat by Renee Treml
A Bear and a Tree by Stephen Michael King
Jesse by Tim Winton and Maureen Prichard
Come Down, Cat by Sonya Hartnett and Lucia Masciullo
Given that to buy these separately would be about $160, this is value buying and would make the perfect present for new parents and those with little ones wanting a new range of bedtime stories.