This adorable board book tells the story of three baby owls who wake up in the middle of the night. When they realize their mother is gone, they wonder where she is and venture outside their nest to look for her. A great bedtime story to remind your children that while they may not see you if they wake up in the middle of the night, they are still safe and nothing will harm them. Written by Martin Waddell and illustrated by Patrick Benson, 20 pgs, hc. Laura
From the winner of the 2004 Hans Christian Andersen Medal!
When three baby owls wake in the middle of the night, they find their mother gone. Wishing she would come home, they fret and worry and try to be brave until, at last, she does. This extraordinary story, now a sturdy board book, offers the gentle promise needed by every young child that Mommy will always come home.>p>I want my Mommy! This board book reassures children that Mommy will always come home.