Featured books by Margaret Wise Brown

A Home in the Barn

By: Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrated by: Jerry Pinkney
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader
Genre: Fiction

As the season changes, farm animals make their home and find warmth in the barn where a calf is born. Handsome, realistic illustrations in the artist’s signature style depict the animals in a cozy barn with an attentive farmer.

Goodnight Moon

By: Margaret Wise Brown
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader
Genre: Fiction

The youngster prepares for sleep, bidding goodnight to the room and all objects in it, including the moon and the old lady who whispers "hush." Sleep comes softly in this cozy classic.

Goodnight Songs

By: Margaret Wise Brown
Age Level: 3-6
Reading Level: Beginning Reader
Genre: Fiction

A dozen original lullabies by the author of Good Night Moon are presented here for the first time. Each sweet piece has been newly illustrated by a well-known illustrator in distinctive styles, ranging from Melissa Sweet to Sean Qualls. A CD is included. 

My World : A Companion to Goodnight Moon

By: Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrated by: Clement Hurd
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader

Now you can revisit that beloved world of a little bunny and his family. Together, gentle illustrations and poetic words capture the excitement of a young child exploring new boundaries, as the bunny greets all the familiar things in "Your world. My world." From one of the most popular author-illustrator teams in children's literature, this is a timeless picture book in which good morning is as reassuring and enchanting as goodnight.

Sleepy ABC

By: Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrated by: Karen Katz
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader
Genre: Fiction

Round faced children watch animals prepare for bedtime in this soothing tale in a newly illustrated edition of an earlier book by Margaret Wise Brown. The alphabet is used as the device to countdown from A to children who "…zip into bed,/not another peep/go to sleep!"

The Runaway Bunny

By: Margaret Wise Brown
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader
Genre: Fiction

If you run away,” said his mother, “I will run after you. For you are my little bunny.”A little bunny keeps running away from his mother in this imaginary game of hide-and-seek, yet the lovingly steadfast mother who finds her child every time.

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