©1975 Margaret Wise Brown; (P)1988 Weston Woods
I am glad I decided to come back and revisit some of my earlier purchases. I was pleasantly surprised when I played this story on my Android phone, in the Audible ap, to find illustrations that accompany the story!
I don't know if it's my kindle but the images did not come up when listening to this book. One review said theirs worked and another person said theirs did not so I'm another one that's disappointed.
Other than that, the music was nice and the reader was great! I've always enjoyed this book and the pictures that go with it so it was quite disappointing to not have the pictures. Luckily it was cheap, but I didn't receive what was advertised.
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The synchronized illustrations worked great on the iPhone and iPad. This is a very nice little bedtime story with very nice illustrations and very simple bedtime focused story. I personally like a bedtime story with a bit more of a message, nevertheless this is an excellent book for a sleepy child, particularly one who has been having bad dreams, or is scared of the monster in the closet. The narration is wonderful as are the illustrations that are displayed as the story plays. NOTE this is only 5 minutes and 69 cents so don’t use a book credit!
I purchased this specifically to try out the audible books with syncronized images. There are no images (besides the cover of the book). Not sure why. At first I believed it to be a Kindle issue so I also downloaded to an iphone and an ipad. Neither one of those worked either. I am disappointed by the lack of images. It makes me wary of buying any more that claim synchronized images. The reading itself and story, of course, are just fine.
A story perhaps? BOR-RING!
There is NO STORY. It is simply saying "good-night" to everything in the room. Amazon recommended this as one of a hundred books one should read in their lifetime, so I did. What were they thinking???
The performance was as good as you can get with such boring material.
Anger, disappointment, frustration...I can't even imagine reading this to a baby. Ugh!
The music and narration are very good. Really loved having the pages of the story as a slide show to accompany the narration.
Short, sweet story, perfect for bedtime. My 4 year old loves it.
Pleasant voice, suitable music- not overpowering.
The only drawback to this purchase was the quality of the slideshow. It appears as if the pages of the book were scanned with dust and fibers dirtying it up. However, I have the actual book and again- it's a purchase for my 4 year old. For 0.69 who cares!
yes i have told all my friend about it all ready. because the children can listen to it when you are busy with household things
the little old lady
I love reading and listening, I loved watching my daughter as she listened to her own books on my iPhone!
Top perfect pace for my twin toddlers to settle down for the night the love to repeat the narrator
Good pace and good inflection
Yes Offcourse ..she writes them very well
This books was most liked by my Kid
good job and very gr8 job tooo
i can only say that it is very nice book
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