The watercolor, pencil, and collage illustrations are lovely, with soft edges, a rosy-cheeked boy, and a floppy teddy bear. The delightfully spare text narrates the action with fewer than 10 words per page, perfect for easing a toddler into bed. This gentle book will be excellent for sharing one-on-one or with small groups, and includes instructions for folding a paper boat.
—School Library Journal
An elemental origami odyssey.
The author-artist expertly travels the line between fantasy and the familiar, acknowledging the importance of imagination in a child’s everyday life.
—Shelf Awareness for Readers