Saturday, July 26, 2014

Review #1693 Sleep Like a Tiger by Mary Logue

Review: #1693
Book: Sleep Like a Tiger
Author: Mary Logue
Illustrator: Pamela Zagarenski
Rating: Two stars (out of four)
Release date: October 23, 2012
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 40
Source: Library
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This was an interesting take on putting kids to sleep. It was quite different from what I had expected, but I still enjoyed it. The illustrations were great. There was a lot of detail infused on each drawing and I loved the color and style. But the pictures weren't overdone, they were subtle and still highly animated. I'm not sure how well it would have put me to sleep as a child, but I think other people will really enjoy it. I can see why it won a Caldecott Honor.

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