Sleep in Peace (Paperback)

Usually Ships in 1-5 Days


This charming book-length poem is the perfect bedtime story. It assures the child trying to put off the inevitable that no matter where or how they live, everybody goes to bed sooner or later. Children learn that, just like them, kids around the world are going to bed too. And, just like them, God watches over all children as they Sleep in Peace.

About the Author

Ingrid Hess is an illustrator, graphic designer, and

graphic design professor living in Rochester, New York. The simplicity in

her work is heavily influenced by her Amish and Mennonite heritage; the

bright colors and patterns are inspired by art from Costa Rica, where she

lived for four years as a child.

Ingrid holds an MFA in Graphic Design from Indiana University with an

emphasis in the book arts and has worked in the publishing industry

since 1996. Her dual passions of design and illustration work well together

and help her tell stories through pictures. Her research focuses

on economic justice as a way to bring peace to the world.

Ingrid is author and illustrator of Herald Press titles Sleep in Peace (2008

Rodda Book Award winner) and Walk in Peace. She also wrote Think Fair

Trade First in which she seeks to empower children to understand that

they can make a difference in the world.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780836193817
ISBN-10: 0836193814
Publisher: Herald Press (VA)
Publication Date: July 2007
Pages: 40
Language: English