LIGHT, DARK & SHADOWS
Explore light, shadows, nocturnal animals and the differences between day and night with this collection ...
by Lizi Boyd
Inside a tent it's cosy. But what is going on outside? Is it dark? Is it scary? Not if you have your trusty flashlight! Told through images and using a dramatic palette, artist Lizi Boyd has crafted a masterful exploration of night, nature and art.
The King Who Banned the Dark by Emily Haworth-Booth
There was once a little prince who was afraid of the dark. When he is king, he decides to ban the dark. He installs an artificial sun and enforces 'anti-dark' laws. But what happens when nobody can sleep? A beautiful story about how we need the dark in order to enjoy the light.
by Lemony Snicket
Laszlo is afraid of the dark. The dark lives in Laszlo's house but mostly spends its time in the basement. It doesn't visit Laszlo in his room. Until one night it does...Join Lazlo on his journey to meet the dark, and find out why it will never bother him again.
Oscar and the Moth
by Geoff Warring
As Oscar watches the sunset, he has lots of questions about light and dark. Who better to ask than Moth? Moth shows how sources of light are as different as the sun, stars and fireflies, and also explains how shadows are made and why darkness comes at night.
The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark by Jill Tomlinson
The picture book version of the classic. Plop is a baby owl. Perfect in every way - except for one. He's afraid of the dark. But he soon discovers, through a variety of new friends, that dark can be fun and exciting and magical.