Book Title: Goodnight Moon
Author: Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator: Clement Hurd
Publisher: Harper & Brothers
Year Published: 1947
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Margaret Wise Brown is one of the best selling picture book authors of all time. Her books are timeless treasures that are often imitated but can never be duplicated. She has rhythm in her words that can soothe the soul of the most uproarious of toddlers. This is a simple bed time book, with sparse text, which you should have memorized in a matter of nights. Those won’t be sleepless nights, they will be restful and you’ll have Margaret Wise Brown to thank for them.
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