Papa Fish's Lullaby (Hardcover)
Beautiful waterscapes created from Susan Eaddy's carefully crafted clay scenes provide this sweet, rhyming bedtime story a unique and dramatic backdrop. Popular author Patricia Hubbell's writing exudes charm and whimsy in her many picture books. Papa Fish's Lullaby is no exception A busy day in an underwater world comes to a close as Papa Fish sings his little Fish to sleep. Our little fish encounters humpback whales, green sea turtles, sea horses, sea lions, sea otters, dolphins, moon jellies, octopus, geese and gulls. Eaddy's meticulous research on species and region give this book the strength of non-fiction reference, while her soothing images provide the softness and comfort of a bedtime book.
With an unforgettable lead character, an epic story line and Western details that ring true to life it rightfully will take its place next to other classics such as Lonesome Dove and True Grit. A fantastic debut from a gifted author. - Maureen