Authors:Colin McNaughton,  Emma Chichester Clark,
Publisher: Candlewick
Keywords: night, last
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 2009-10-13
List price: $16.99
ISBN-10: 076364420X
ISBN-13: 9780763644208

A little boy’s unexpected guests look oddly familiar in this fanciful ode to birthdays — and big imaginations.NOT LAST NIGHT BUT THE NIGHT BEFORE,THREE BLACK CATS CAME KNOCKING AT THE DOOR.And before you know it, the man in the moon is knocking, followed by three little pigs, Little Bo-peep, Miss Muffet, and many more visitors, all in a rush. But where are they going so willy-nilly, gifts in hand? Colin McNaughton’s energetic rhymes, whimsically illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark, transform one child’s quiet night into a celebration full of beloved fairy-tale characters.

Author: Fred Schaaf
Publisher: Holt Paperbacks
Keywords: night, sky, primer, watching, knowing, nights
Number of Pages: 272
Published: 1998-08-15
List price: $19.00
ISBN-10: 0805046682
ISBN-13: 9780805046687

The first practical, interactive guide for learning astronomy. Fred Schaaf has spent years perfecting the teaching of skywatching and astronomy to newcomers. Here, he distills his experience into a revolutionary new approach to learning about the night sky. No other book on the market offers anything like the simple, interactive, step-by-step program Schaaf has created for new skywatchers of all ages. The key to Schaaf’s ingenious program is a system of practical objectives and activities that get readers actively involved in skywatching. Starting with simple instructions on learning one

Author: Natasha Wing
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Keywords: night, books, railroad, reading, christmas
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 2002-09-23
List price: $3.99
ISBN-10: 0448428725
ISBN-13: 9780448428727

It’s December 23, and Christmas is just around the corner. But one family is having trouble getting its act together. Once again, Natasha Wing follows the rhythms and meter of Clement Moore’s classic Christmas poem, yet gives it her own entirely original twist.

Author: Michael Jaime-becerra
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Keywords: night, stories, ladies’
Number of Pages: 304
Published: 2005-03-01
List price: $14.95
ISBN-10: 0060559632
ISBN-13: 9780060559632

With a cast of characters so vivid they seem to leap from the page, this collection of linked short stories offers a portrait of individuals aching to find their place in an indifferent world. The characters who inhabit these stories -- teenagers, beauty queens, race car drivers, and even grandfathers -- fall in love, strive to make ends meet, or search for answers to their future while reconciling the past. Michael Jaime-Becerra casts a warm glow on each of them.

Author: Glen Cook
Publisher: Tor Fantasy
Keywords: night, instrumentalities, one, book, tyranny
Number of Pages: 528
Published: 2006-10-31
List price: $7.99
ISBN-10: 076534596X
ISBN-13: 9780765345967

Welcome to the world of the Instrumentalities of the Night, where imps, demons, and dark gods rule in the spaces surrounding upstart humanity. At the edges of the world stand walls of ice which push slowly forward to reclaim the land for the night. And at the world’s center, in the Holy Land where two great religions were born, are the Wells of Ihrain, the source of the greatest magics. Over the last century the Patriarchs of the West have demanded crusades to claim the Wells from the Pramans, the followers of the Written. Now an uneasy truce extends between the Pramans and the West, wai

Author: Elie Wiesel
Publisher: Hill and Wang
Keywords: night, day, trilogy, dawn
Number of Pages: 352
Published: 2008-04-15
List price: $17.00
ISBN-10: 0809073641
ISBN-13: 9780809073641

Night is one of the masterpieces of Holocaust literature. First published in 1960, it is the autobiographical account of an adolescent boy and his father in Auschwitz. Elie Wiesel writes of their battle for survival, and of his battle with God for a way to understand the wanton cruelty he witnesses each day. In the short novel Dawn (1961), a young man who has survived the Second World War and settled in Palestine is apprenticed to a Jewish underground movement, where the former victim is commanded to execute a British officer who has been taken hostage. In Day (previously titled The Accident,

Author: Elissa Stein
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Keywords: night, life, prom
Number of Pages: 96
Published: 2005-03-03
List price: $12.95
ISBN-10: 0811845443
ISBN-13: 9780811845441

Prom Night is a masterpiece of fashion feats and derring ’dos. It’s a stirring survey of taffeta, tuxedos, and tulle; a compelling compendium of baby blue, bouffants, and boutonnieres. But most of all it’s a touching reminder of that legendary night that promised to be the best night ever. Ever. Whether the theme was Stairway to Heaven or Forever Young and whether the fashion du jour was Sissy Spacek à la Carrie or prim Jackie O., the aim was to look as glamorous and sophisticated as possible. And that’s exactly what Prom Night delivers: glamour and sophistication. Sho
  
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