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    Description"On the night you were born, the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. "Life will never be the same.""On the night you were born, the whole world came alive with thanksgiving. The moon stayed up till morning. The geese flew home to celebrate. Polar bears danced.On the night you were born you brought wonder and magic to the world. Here is a book that celebrates you. It is meant to be carried wherever life takes you, over all the roads, through all the years. This debut picture book by Nancy Tillman has touched the hearts of readers of all ages, from the youngest readers, to new mothers, to grandparents. A "New York Times" and "Publishers Weekly" bestselling book, "On the Night You Were Born" is sure to be a beloved addition to family libraries.


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    Title
    On the Night You Were Born
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Nancy Tillman, Illustrated by Nancy Tillman
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 32
    Width: 254 mm
    Height: 254 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 318 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780312346065
    ISBN 10: 0312346069
    Classifications

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    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y2.1
    BIC E4L: GEN
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    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 12500
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    B&T Merchandise Category: JUV
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    DC22: E
    B&T General Subject: 212
    B&T Book Type: EF
    Ingram Subject Code: CI
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 84
    B&T Approval Code: X01011000
    BISAC V2.8: JUV039140
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    LC classification: PZ8.3.T4545 ONT 2006
    BISAC V2.8: JUV002000, JUV029000
    Thema V1.0: YFB, YXD
    Edition statement
    Feiwel & Friend.
    Publisher
    St Martin's Press
    Imprint name
    St Martin's Press
    Publication date
    17 October 2006
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Nancy Tillman is the author and illustrator of the "New York Times" best-selling picture book "On the Night You Were Born" and its companion journal, "The Wonder of You: A Book for Celebrating Baby's First Year." Her other books include "Wherever You Are: My Love Will Find You," "The Spirit of Christmas" and "Tumford the Terrible." A former advertising executive, Tillman now writes and illustrates full-time. She lives in Tualatin, Oregon.
    Review quote
    Praise for "On the Night You Were Born" "This is one of those rare baby books that make both skeptics and sentimentalists of all ages happy."--Publishers Weekly"A beautiful tribute to the uniqueness of every child."--Kirkus Reviews"Many parents will welcome this opportunity to tell their children how special and loved they are."--Booklist"Rhyming text extols and celebrates the uniqueness of a newborn."--School Library JournalPraise for" It's Time to Sleep, My Love: ""As in "On the Night You Were Born", the words directly address a young listener with comforting, fanciful imagery . . . Culminating in a final scene of a sleeping child in a floating bed under a watchful moon, this gentle, tender offering will buoy children with its strong messages of safety and love."--"Booklist""A luxuriant bedtime retreat for children and parents alike."--"Kirkus Reviews"
    Back cover copy
    "You are the one and only "ever" you."
    Flap copy
    "On the night you were born, ""the moon smiled with such wonder""that the stars peeked in to see you ""and the night wind whispered."""Life will never be the same."""" On the night you were born, the whole world came alive with thanksgiving. The moon stayed up till morning. The geese flew home to celebrate. Polar bears danced.On the night you were born you brought wonder and magic to the world. Here is a book that celebrates you. It is meant to be carried wherever life takes you, over all the roads, through all the years. Nancy Tillman is a successful greeting card designer and former advertising executive who created "On the Night You Were Born "to convey to children, at an early and impressionable age, that "You are the one and only ever you." Nancy Tillman lives in Portland, Oregon, with her husband and their two children." "