Because on bimulous nights when the sky is like lace, the trees eucalyptus back and forth, forth and back, swishing and swaying and swishing- in the fern-deep grove at the midnight end of the garden.
–From Elinor Lander Horowitz’s When the Sky is Like Lace (1975), illustrated by Barbara Cooney
I’m Hannah. I’m a school engagement specialist and lady o’ children’s books at the wonderful Avid Bookshop. A librarian in training (and at heart), I live for the look on a kid’s face when they find a book they truly LOVE.