By Owen Davey
Templar Books, $15.99, 32 pages
Hear ye, hear ye, the tale of a gallant knight on his latest adventure! Ride through enchanted forests and cross treacherous bodies of water, climb steep and perilous mountains, and face fearsome beasts with our intrepid adventurer, as he embarks on his latest and quite possibly most important escapade yet: getting ready for a good night’s sleep. Even knights need to get their rest!
Owen Davey’s new picture book Night Knight is sure to please young readers everywhere. While recommended for ages 2 and up, the bright illustrations will be loved by even the youngest baby. Older siblings and adults alike will surely enjoy reading this book aloud to babies and toddlers. The story is simple, perfect for those just learning to read. Better yet, parents will appreciate how this sweet book promotes a good evening routine, complete with a bath and freshly brushed teeth. There aren’t really any faults to be found with this book; what’s not to love? This book would be a fantastic addition to the library of any young child, and is sure to become a bedtime favorite for many.
Reviewed by Holly Scudero