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Part poem, part lullaby, this gentle story celebrates a baby's wonder at our beautiful world. From much-loved Australian Children's Laureate Alison Lester comes a timeless book to share and to treasure.

May you, my baby, sleep softly at night, and when dawn lights the world, may you wake up to birdsong.

Part poem, part lullaby, this gentle story celebrates a baby's wonder at our beautiful world. From much-loved Australian Children's Laureate Alison Lester comes a timeless book to share and to treasure.

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780670076758

    September 25, 2013

    Viking (AU YR)

    28 pages

    RRP $19.99

    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

  • EBook

    9781743480984

    October 23, 2013

    Penguin eBooks (AU YR)

    32 pages

    Online retailers

    • iBooks
    • Amazon Kindle
    • Booktopia
    • eBooks
    • Google Play
    • Kobo
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

Awards and Recognition

  • 2014
    Indie Award
    Winner
  • 2014
    Indie Award
    Winner
  • 2014
    Australian Book Industry Awards
    Shortlisted
  • 2014
    Australian Book Industry Awards
    Shortlisted

Also by Alison Lester

Are We There Yet?
Summer
My Dog Bigsy
Are We There Yet? Lift the flap and play I-spy!
Our Island
Sophie Scott Goes South
Are We There Yet? Gift set
One Small Island
Running With the Horses
I'm Green and I'm Grumpy!
Who's that Knocking?