Picture Book Puzzler: Starry-Eyed

January 2nd, 2012 by Eliza Eliza

Happy New Year! I hope you all had a warm and wonderful holiday season and that your New Year celebrations were full of shimmery fun! When I think about New Year’s Eve, I love to picture glitter, fireworks and stars. So for this week’s Picture Book Puzzler, I’m bringing you lots of  shiny, star-filled images from favorite children’s books. How many can you name?












Don’t you love how every illustrator depicts stars so differently? It’s just so dreamy… It’s no wonder that so many bedtime books feature beautiful starry skies. Do you have a favorite picture book about stars?

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One Response to “Picture Book Puzzler: Starry-Eyed”

  1. Eliza says:

    How did you do? Here are the answers:
    1. Harold’s Trip to the Sky by Crockett Johnson
    2. The Sneetches and Other Stories by Dr. Seuss
    3. Stars by Mary Lyn Ray, illustrated by Marla Frazee
    4. The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
    5. How Much is a Million? by David M Schwartz, illustrated by Steven Kellogg
    6. Moonshot by Brian Floca
    7. Draw Me a Star by Eric Carle
    8. Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown, illustrated by Clement Hurd
    9. The House in the Night by Susan Marie Swanson, illustrated by Beth Krommes
    10. How to Catch a Star by Oliver Jeffers
    11. Time for Bed by Mem Fox, illustrated by Jane Dyer

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