“The Night Quiet” was born as a poem and remains so in this newly minted Childhood Classic. This story plays an integral role in assisting the Child from being actively awake to falling gently asleep. It has a melodious rhythm, carries a tune, and lulls the mind into restorative sleep. “The Night Quiet” offers a standing invitation to the Child. The Child will learn that the cycle of day and night are connected in their own rhythm. The Night is personified in a way that heightens curiosity as well as wonder. The simple words take on new meaning as the illustrations pair perfectly with their presentation. There is a safe space created as sleep time is ushered into the bed with the Child. A world of fantastical dreams await the Child who benefits from a transition from activity to relaxation. It is in Early Childhood that sleep habits and patterns are formed. “The Night Quiet” is a tool in a Caregiver’s toolbox to assist with that healthy formation. Since sleep is one of Please join the author on a journey like no other into slumber.
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