Join us in the Children's Museum for this month's reading held for families on the famous mini-Paramount stage followed by an art activity in the Children’s Diner.
2013 Randolph Caldecott Honor Award
This month’s featured book is Sleep Like a Tiger. Written by Mary Logue and Illustrated by Pamela Zagarenski.
$5 per family or $10 per family to receive a copy of the book.
“Does everything in the world go to sleep?” the little girl asks. In sincere and imaginative dialogue between a not-at-all sleepy child and understanding parents, the little girl decides “in a cocoon of sheets, a nest of blankets,” she is ready to sleep, warm and strong, just like a tiger. The Caldecott Honor artist Pamela Zagarenski’s rich, luminous mixed-media paintings effervesce with odd, charming details that nonsleepy children could examine for hours. A rare gem.