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This bedtime classic paired with a cuddly Gorilla is more irresistible than ever!
It’s bedtime at the zoo, but mischievous Gorilla is not quite ready to go to sleep. He’d rather follow the zookeeper on his rounds and let all of the other animals out of their cages.
Sneak along with Gorilla and see who gets the last laugh in this riotous bedtime romp.
This Good Night, Gorilla book and plush package is the perfect gift for new babies as well as fans young and old.
About the Author
Peggy Rathmann is the author of a number of books for children, including the Caldecott Medal winning Officer Buckle & Gloria and the highly acclaimed Good Night, Gorilla. Ms. Rathmann lives and works in San Francisco with her husband, John Wick.
"In a book economical in text and simple in illustrations, the many amusing, small details, as well as the tranquil tome of the story, make this an outstanding picture book." --The Horn Book, starred review
“The amiable cartoon characters, vibrant palette, and affectionate tone of the author’s art recall Thatcher Hurd’s cheerful illustrations. Delightful.”--Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"A clever, comforting bedtime story." --School Library Journal, starred review
"Jaunty four-color artwork carries the story and offers more with every look." --Booklist