Author Esseboe Kwami Nyamidie has written an amazing story of creatures that creep during the night that will have children wanting to stay up late one night just to see for themselves.
Night Critters Play’ is a delight for all ages to read together and to ponder the natural wonders of our world.
It has a great overview of both night- and day-time animals of all types: insects, birds, mammals and reptiles; even including a number of lesser-known species. The book introduces night time as a safe time, even as the BIG animals speak out!
The stunning jewel tones with an abstract representation of animals in the night put Pamela B. Christiansen at the forefront as an artist. I am rarely at a loss for words, but these are breathtaking.
Night Critters Play by Esseboe Kwami Nyamdie, is a bedtime story that will delight children of all ages.
Ideal as a read aloud, this book connects readers to the power of poetry to describe the world in great detail using a limited quantity of words. The visual component of both the illustrations and the text provide a compelling backdrop for readers, engaging them in the story no matter their reading ability.
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For older children and English as a Second Language learners.
This lovely children’s book creates a fantasy atmosphere but it’s also educational, a jumping off point to learn about nocturnal animals and “nature’s way.” This is a poetic trip into a beautiful world that children of all ages will enjoy over and over again.