Night Out

Author(s): Daniel Miyares

Picture Books

Evoking picture book classics like Aaron Becker's Journey and Chris Van Allsburg's The Polar Express, here is an emotionally rich bedtime picture book about a lonely child's nighttime adventure that is also a showcase for the extraordinary illustrations of Daniel Miyares.

When a small, friendless boy goes to bed at his boarding school, an adventure is about to begin First he finds an invitation in his turtle's bowl. Next he makes an escape--out the window, through the woods, across a river, and onto an island. And then he joins a grand celebration, with larger-than-life animals serving tea and dancing late into the night. And finally? After the journey back, he has a fantastic story to tell--the perfect way to make a friend.

A simple text and glorious illustrations combine to make a deceptively powerful and touching picture book, cementing Daniel Miyares's reputation as one of the most exciting children's book author-illustrators working today.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781524765729
  • : Random House Children's Books
  • : Schwartz & Wade Books
  • : May 2018
  • : .4 Inches X 9.88 Inches X 10.8 Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Hardback
  • : Daniel Miyares
  • : 40