Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

House in the Night, The

House in the Night, The

by Susan Marie Swanson Illustrated by Beth Krommes

A spare, patterned text and glowing pictures explore the origins of light that make a house a home, in this bedtime book for young children.

Full color.

2009 Caldecott Medal Winner

3, 4, 5, 6
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 1
Lexile Measure
Book Type
Read-Aloud Book
Number of Pages

About the Author and Illustrator

Susan Marie Swanson
Beth Krommes

The Reading Toolkit

Find Just-Right Books

Find Just-Right Books