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Bedtime Fun

Bedtime Fun (pb)

By Barbara J. Newkirk

Illustrated by Laura Freeman

At bedtime, an African American boy finds all kinds of things to do instead of going to bed.

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Page Count
8 Pages
Word Count
46 words
Family Traditions, Childhood Experiences and Memories, African/African American Interest
Guided Reading
FAMIS information
About the Author

Barbara J. Newkirk was born in New York City, where she now works as a reading teacher in an elementary school. This is her first book for beginning readers, and it is based on her memories of how hard it was to put her two sons to bed when they were young. Barbara lives in Jamaica, New York, with an aquarium full of fish.

About the Illustrator

Laura Freeman received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the School of Visual Arts in New York City, and she has studied at the Art Students League, also in New York City. Freeman is a full-time illustrator who has illustrated several books for educational publishers, including LEE & LOW's Bebop Books imprint. She lives in New York City with her husband and their two young children. To find out more about Laura Freeman, visit her Web site: www.lfreemanart.com

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