The Napping House

The Napping House

Book - 1984
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A cozy bed, a snoring granny, a dreaming child, a dozing dog, a snoozing--WAIT! There's a surprise in store, and little ones will want to discover it over and over again. So pull on your sleeping cap and snuggle in for a timeless cumulative tale that's truly like no other. Don and Audrey Wood's beloved picture book has sold more than one and a half million copies. To celebrate its birthday, the original hardcover book now has a fresh new design for both the jacket and interior, and the reproduction of the illustrations has been enhanced to better match the original artwork. A CD is tucked into a sleeve on the inside the front cover. The music, originally produced in 1989, is based on the book and was written and performed by children's musicians Carl and Jennifer Shaylen. The CD begins with a reading of the story and follows with six original songs that are just as fun, jaunty, and sweet as the book itself.
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, c1984.
ISBN: 9780152567088
0152567089
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,ill.
Additional Contributors: Wood, Don 1945-

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jenneki
Oct 13, 2016

An easy read with lots of repetition for early readers

vpl_childrens Dec 08, 2015

A grandma, a boy, a dog, a cat and a mouse are taking a peaceful nap when a wakeful flea causes havoc.

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muffinpopcorn
May 14, 2015

Cute and silly , lovely illustrations

PimaLib_BeccaB May 08, 2015

Goes perfectly with a yoga-themed storytime. You can do a yoga pose for each of the characters in the story!

nypl_morningside_heights Dec 04, 2014

Works well for all ages. Beautiful artwork and cute tale.

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SageHanley
Jun 19, 2014

Fun to read and for child to point at things

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Novellina
May 05, 2014

Thoroughly delightful for kids of all ages. The rhythm of the words along with the illustrations make this book a great read for you and your little ones.

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Mum_of_2
Jul 04, 2011

Loved the illustrations. Fun to read about cause and effect & family.

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PaigeE8
Jun 03, 2011

My preschooler loves this book. It's silly and the pictures are quite funny. It's one you should have for your home library.

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Feb 07, 2011

Red_Dog_357 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 2 and 7

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