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A classic bedtime story for the very young, this tale of love and elephants by Mem Fox and Emma Quay is a must-have picture book for every Australian household.

A lullaby to babies everywhere, Baby Bedtime is a lyrical tribute to the love inspired by the little people in our lives.

This enchanting read-aloud story combines the talents of Australia's premier picture-book writer, Mem Fox, author of Possum Magic and Where is the Green Sheep?, and acclaimed illustrator Emma Quay, creator of Rudie Nudie and Not a Cloud in the Sky.

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780670075195

    October 23, 2013

    Viking

    32 pages

    RRP $24.99

    Online retailers

    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

  • Board Book

    9780143506898

    June 24, 2015

    Viking

    32 pages

    RRP $14.99

    Online retailers

    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

Awards and Recognition

  • 2014
    CBCA Book of the Year Awards
    Shortlisted
  • 2014
    CBCA Book of the Year Awards
    Shortlisted
  • 2014
    Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards
    Shortlisted
  • 2014
    Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards
    Shortlisted
  • 2014
    WA Premier's Book Awards
    Shortlisted
  • 2014
    WA Premier's Book Awards
    Shortlisted

Also by Mem Fox

Where is The Green Sheep?
Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes Board Book
Koala Lou
Where is the Green Sheep? Hardback book and plush toy boxed set
A Giraffe in the Bath
Two Little Monkeys
Yoo Hoo, Ladybird!
Hunwick's Egg
Green Sheep Buggy Book
Hello Baby! Board Book
A Particular Cow
Hello Baby!
Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes
Sleepy Bears
Night Noises
Tough Boris