Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown Pictures by Clement Hurd
First Line: In the great green room. There was a telephone. And a red balloon. And a picture of –
First Published: 1947
This gentle book is fast becoming part of our bedtime routine – I almost know the rhyming text off by heart. The tale of a little bunny being put to bed by his mummy in her big green room.
Baby bunny says goodnight to everything around him, one by one – making it the perfect first bedtime book for babies and toddlers. Lovely vintage illustrations alternate from colour and black and white images.