Words by Julie Thorndyke, illustrations by Anna Seed. This is an entrancing bedtime book of lilting verse and striking full-colour spreads depicting Australian fauna in a stunning array of landscapes. A lovely book to share with children under eight. Purchase from Interactive Press (IPKIDZ) www.ipoz.biz/portfolio-single/waiting-for-the-night/
ISBN 97819215231519 (HB, 32pp) $26.