Jane Yolen, author of the Caldecott-winning Owl Moon, has created a lovely, lyrical bedtime read-aloud sure to please both children and adults. Sleepy children will beg to hear this book again and again, not only for the soothing text, but to pore over the lifelike horses in Ruth Sanderson's beautiful illustrations.
About Jane Yolen
JANE YOLEN has written 300 books for children, including Owl Moon, winner of the 1988 Caldecott Medal; the bestselling How Do Dinosaurs . . . ? series; and our own Hush, Little Horsie. Her work has been recognized with two Christopher Medals, the Golden Kite Award, the Jewish Book Award, and many others for her distinctive middle and YA fantasy fiction. When she is not writing—is she ever not writing?—Jane composes songs, performs as a professional storyteller, and enjoys being a grandma.
JIM LAMARCHE has illustrated over 20 children's books, some of which he has also written. His work has been awarded the Parents magazine Best Book of the Year; the Irma S. and James H. Black Award for Excellence in Picture Books; and the ABA Pick of the List. He lives in central California with his wife and children.
FINALIST Bank Street Child Study Children's Book Award
Hush, Little Horsie by Jane Yolen; illustrated by Ruth Sanderson