Brady Needs a Nightlight by Brian Barlics
Normally I don't read children books... but of course after my son is born, I have to start! He seems to be interested in books so far - at least he thinks they are yummy since he keeps chewing on them! Though lately he likes flipping the books by himself, even if I am not around. And I note that he even knows to turn the book right side up all by himself!
When TLC Tour asked if I want to review this book, I agreed as I don't know anything about children books. As a child, I read mostly children books in Chinese, so apart from a few famous ones in English (some of the translated into Chinese), I just don't even know where to start. (And nope, I didn't read any Dr Seuss until the last 1.5 years!)
This is a very cute book - I mean, Brady is a bat, but he is not at all spooky or scary! The illustrations were nicely done by Gregory Burgess Jones, and I like the verse (I like verses that rhyme! So much more fun to read out loud). Plus I like fireflies - seem how cute that one on the cover is?
I think when my son gets older, especially when/if he starts getting scared in the dark, this would be a fun and useful book to read together! Even if he have this fear, this is a still great bedtime story too.
Fun fact - the author is also a Pediatrician!
Don't forget to check out the other tours!
Brian Barlics’ TLC Book Tours TOUR STOPS:
Monday, January 6th: Savvy Verse and Wit
Tuesday, January 7th: Allison’s Book Bag
Tuesday, January 7th: Mental Foodie
Wednesday, January 8th: Book Dilettante
Thursday, January 9th: Cherry Blossoms
Friday, January 10th: Not in Jersey
Monday, January 13th: Read Lately
Tuesday, January 14th: Sweet Southern Home
Wednesday, January 15th: Simply Stacie
Thursday, January 16th: Melissa Northway
Friday, January 17th: Cheryl’s Book Nook
Monday, January 20th: Babblin’ Brooke
Tuesday, January 21st: Musings by Maureen
Wednesday, January 22nd: Quirky Bookworm
Thursday, January 23rd: Red Headed Book Child
Monday, January 27th: Patricia’s Wisdom
Note - Received a free copy from TLC Tour in exchange for an unbiased review.
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