Nothing beats a good bedtime story. We love reading before bedtime and have a a few favourite titles that never seem to get old.
Goodnight Tractor by Michelle Robinson and illustrated by Nick East is one of our favourites. The pages have been turned and turned. It was a 2nd birthday gift from one of our dear friends (Owen’s first friend in fact) and we have been reading it ever since. Owen (4.5 years old) and Carson (recently turned 2) throughly enjoy Goodnight Tractor. They love to get involved and say the words with us.
“the stars are out, it’s time for bed so say goodnight my sleepy head”
The story helps set the tone for bedtime as we follow a little boy on his night time routiene. Where he says goodnight to his toy farm, including the animals, combine and tractor of course.
“Goodnight donkey. Goodnight duck. Goodnight pig and goodnight sheep…”
The rhyming text is complimented by fantastic illustrations which both transport us into a night time farm setting.
We most definitely recommend reading Goodnight Tractor.
“Goodnight tractor, time to sleep”
Title: Goodnight Tractor
Author: Michelle Robinson
Illustrator: Nick East
Publisher: Puffin Books
Happy page turning x
©️Lisa Moralee McLardy