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Mama, What is the Night? (English)

Author : Manjula Padmanabhan
Illustrator : Manjula Padmanabhan

“Tell me please: What is The Night?” asks a little girl of the earthworm, the owl, the firefly… Glowing out from the pages, their answers merge into a tapestry of the more mysterious sides of night-time and the curious habits of creatures that come to life in darkness. 

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Age 6+
Specifications 24 pages; 8” x 10”; full colour; soft cover
ISBN 978-93-5046-944-6
First Published 2017

“Tell me please: What is The Night?” asks a little girl of the earthworm, the owl, the firefly… Glowing out from the pages, their answers merge into a tapestry of the more mysterious sides of night-time and the curious habits of creatures that come to life in darkness.
A breathtaking ‘nature facts’ book, in which striking visuals and punny verse illuminate an alternative world where light and sight don’t matter.

A luminous picture book!

Author Manjula Padmanabhan uses rhyme and rhythm playfully to engage young readers and make language fun for them. Gorgeous black pages filled with striking illustrations illuminate this nocturnal tale. Goodbooks.in

A young readers' delight

“Younger readers delight in this kind of interaction with a book: it will reveal its secrets with each subsequent re-reading.” — Priyanka Bhattacharya, The Book Review, November 2018

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Mama, What is the Night? (English)

Mama, What is the Night? (English)

“Tell me please: What is The Night?” asks a little girl of the earthworm, the owl, the firefly… Glowing out from the pages, their answers merge into a tapestry of the more mysterious sides of night-time and the curious habits of creatures that come to life in darkness. 

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