In a Blue Room - Audio CD - Unabridged Author:Jim Averbeck, Barbara Caruso (Narrator) Her room still awash with toys, pajama-clad Alice leaps for her bed like a tiny paratrooper. Although it's long past her bedtime, the little cherub is wide awake. She says she can only sleep in a blue room. — Yet despite the un-blueness of her room, Alice slowly drifts off to dreamland--as her mom gently soothes her with the smell of fragrant f... more »lowers, the taste of flavored tea, the touch of a feather-soft comforter, and the sound of wind-blown chimes. Then when her mom turns off the light, a moonlight miracle occurs.
In this endearing story, Jim Averbeck--regional advisor for the San Francisco Bay Area Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators--captures the sweetness of a boisterous child settling down for a night's sleep. A lyrical bedtime gem with a colorful twist, In a Blue Room highlights the simple wonders of a trusting child, a loving mother, and a starry sky.
Unabridged - 2 CDs - .25 hours - read by award-winning narrator Barbara Caruso
The same text is on both discs. Disc 2 has page-turn signals. Ages 4 and up.« less