Goodnight Bob

It’s bedtime for Bob. But, oh no, he sees a pair of eyes in the dark! Who is it? With a flashlight, Bob discovers it’s a friendly creature wishing him goodnight. Goodnight, Bob! Then more eyes appear. Who is it now?

  • 32 Pages
  • 8" x 8"
  • 9780807530030
  • September 2016

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  • December 2018

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  • Soothing and succinct…For tykes wary of the dark, this book eases children’s fears without ever being didactic…This gentle book is a peaceful bedtime selection and a suitable read-aloud in a bedtime-theme storytime.

    - School Library Journal

Awards & Accolades

  • 2017 Maine Literary Award Finalist for Children's


    John Hassett

    Goodnight Bob Book Trailer

    Common Core

    L.K.1,1b,1c,1f,2,2a,2b,4,4b,5 L.K.5a,5c,6 RF.K.1,1a,1b,1c,2,3,3a,3c,4 RL.K.1,2,3,4,5,6,7,10 SL.K.1,1b,2,3,4,5,6 W.K.3,5,8