Author(s): Gillian Shields
This celebration of new life will allow for tender bedtime cuddles everywhere as the book relishes the shared family pleasure of a new baby. This perfect first picture book will allow children to either think about their own arrival into the world or prepare them for the arrival of a new sibling, as the words and pictures combine to create a world at peace with itself.
From the author of the successful series Mermaid S.O.S The perfect book to make little ones prepare for the arrival of their new sibling Padded jacket adds value and combined with a brilliant pricepoint makes the book an easy purchase
Praise for When the World Is Ready for Bed: 'Charm and simplicity ... this stands out among the ranks of going-to-bed books' The Bookseller
Gillian Shields is a long-term contributor to the Bloomsbury list and is the author of the extremely successful Mermaid S.O.S. series. Gillian lives in Burwash Common, East Sussex. Anna Currey's warm, classic watercolour style has brought to life many enchanting picture books published by Macmillan and Walker Books. This is her second book for Bloomsbury. Anna lives near Bath.