AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

GOODNIGHT HAWAIIAN MOON

by | Read by Amy Hanaiali'i Gilliom

Children Ages 4-6 • 30 min. • Unabridged • © 2007

What a perfect read-along for bedtime, with its mellow narration, gentle guitar music, and background sounds of twittering birds, shushing waves, and chirping tree frogs. Amy Hanaiali'i Gilliom sets the mood with her Hawaiian-accented voice and soothing, playful reading. It's also a great introduction for young listeners to some of the special aspects of Hawaiian culture--cute watercolor illustrations in the accompanying book show hibiscus flowers, paniolo horses, geckos, and nenes all getting ready to sleep for the night. The audio presentation, though, is what really stands out--the CD even includes a lovely Hawaiian-language version of Brahms' "Lullaby," sung beautifully by Gilliom. The whole package will inspire sweet dreams, for sure. J.M.D. 2008 Audies Finalist © AudioFile 2008, Portland, Maine [Published: MAY 2008]

Advertisement

Formats

Book & Recording • Banana Patch Press • 2007

CD ISBN 978-0971533325 $17.95 • One CDs

Get our Newsletter
Connect with AudioFile
envelope

AudioFile Newsletter

Sign up to receive FREE email newsletters from AudioFile. Get audiobook recommendations and reviews straight to your inbox.

×

Thank you for signing up.

×

Thanks!

Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×