A charming bed-time story that celebrates the curiosity of a child's mind.
WHAT DO PARENTS NEED TO KNOW?
This book explores the relationship between father and daughter and focuses on those final exchanges before bedtime. It is a sweet story that will speak to dreamers and children who have a lot of questions about the world.
WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
This book portrays a familiar scene for parents in all walks of life. Why is it that children have so many specific questions that they choose to ask just before they go to sleep? As you read this bedtime story you will nod along to the vast amount of "whys" that one little girl asks about the world. Her curious mind requires proper answers and she simply cannot sleep until she gets them.
"why is the ocean blue?"
WHAT DO WE SAY?
This is a heartwarming story which presents a very patient and loving father. As his little girl asks random questions about the world he is willing to give exciting and imaginative answers to satisfy her curious mind. As parents we giggled along reading this, relating so closely to such a familiar scene. There is always one more question or curiosity at the end of the day. We loved the beautiful illustrations which really brought the story to life. They perfectly depicted the colourful stories that the father shared with his daughter. This book is a celebration of a child's imagination and the magic behind storytelling. When asked why the Ocean is blue her father explains
"Every night when you go to sleep the fish take out guitars. They sing sad songs and cry blue tears"
WHAT DO KIDS SAY?
"It made me feel nice but I don't think Dinosaurs really floated up to space on balloons, did they?" - Billy, aged 5.