Haiku Night (Board book)
Perfect for a baby shower gift basket—this companion to the beloved tabbed board book haiku baby celebrates the wonders of nighttime!
wide awake at night
two eyes shining warm and bright--
hello, little owl
Just as she did in haiku baby, Betsy Snyder celebrates special moments in nature with the traditional Japanese poetic form. The sights and sounds of night--a firefly, a star, a cricket, a bat, a raccoon, and an owl--are joyfully captured in just 17 syllables each. This peaceful little board book has tabs to encourage little hands to turn the pages, and adorable artwork to delight children and parents alike! Betsy Snyder's distinguished books for toddlers and babies have received numerous awards and accolades, and are beloved by parents everywhere.
About the Author
BETSY SNYDER is an award winning children's book author and illustrator. Betsy loves to create smile-inspiring art for kids and the young at heart. In addition to children's books, you can find her adorable mixed-media artwork on puzzles and games, baby accessories, plush, fabric, stickers, and greeting cards. Her work has been chosen numerous times to appear in the Society of Illustrator's The Original Art exhibitions. Betsy lives near Cleveland, Ohio, with her husband and young children. Check out Betsy's blog at BetsySnyder.blogspot.com.
Review for Haiku Baby:
"Snyder has combined the Japanese poetry style of haiku with the most beautiful and vibrant collage illustrations. Her little animal characters are extremely cute." --Small Magazine