Ralph Fletcher is the author of many well-received books for children, including the Fig Pudding and picture book Twilight Comes Twice. He lives in New Hampshire. Kate Kiesler graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design and now illustrates numerous picture books, including The Great Frog Race and Other Poems. She lives in Frisco, Colorado.
"Pairs poetically intense writing with luminescent oils...rich in metaphor...peaceful reading either in season, or on any moonlit night." --Kirkus Reviews
"Lyrical offering...poetic prose...imaginative metaphors...draws readers into the text...luminous oil paintings...warm hues evoke homey, autumn scenes." --School Library Journal "Impressionistic oil paintings ...Descriptive text...peaceful...the dark beauty of the illustrations captures the magic of nighttime." --Booklist, ALA "A visual and linguistic pleasure...oil paintings gleam...text and art together create a sense of wonder...lyrical, child-friendly images" --Publishers Weekly