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Issue Details: First known date: 1996 1996
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

'At midnight, baby Brenda climbs out of her cot, creeps out of the house and joins all the other babies for a wild adventure in the park. As soon as the sun comes up, they toddle home to bed and no-one ever knows what they've been up to ... least of all their families' (Source: online bookseller).

Notes

  • Also available in braille format.

Affiliation Notes

  • This work is affiliated with the AustLit subset Asian-Australian Children's Literature and Publishing because it has a Korean translation.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Norwood, Norwood, Payneham & St Peters area, Adelaide - North / North East, Adelaide, South Australia,: Omnibus Books , 1996 .
      Extent: 30p.
      Description: col. illus.
      Reprinted: 1997 With ISBN 186291298X
      ISBN: 1862912998 (pbk.), 186291298X
    • London,
      c
      England,
      c
      c
      United Kingdom (UK),
      c
      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Southwood , 2000 .
      Extent: 16p.
      Description: chiefly col. illus.
      ISBN: 1903207053
Alternative title: K`amk`amhan bame agidŭlŭn muŏsŭl halkka?
Language: Korean
    • c
      South Korea,
      c
      Korea, East Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
      :
      Laedŏ Kyoyuk , ca. 2000 .
      Extent: 32p.
      ISBN: 9788983741912

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Playfulness in Children's Picture Books About Bedtime: Ambivalence and Subversion in the Bedtime Story Kathlyn Griffith , Jane Torr , 2003 single work criticism
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What About the Wobbly Bits? Wendy Blaxland , 2000 single work criticism
— Appears in: Classroom , vol. 19 no. 3 2000; (p. 26-29)
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The Children's Book Council of Australia Annual Awards 1997 1997 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 41 no. 3 1997; (p. 4-13)
An overview of the entries, shortlisted, and award winners for the 1997 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Award
Little to Excite Little Readers Meg Sorensen , 1997 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 2 August 1997; (p. Spectrum)

— Review of DragonQuest Allan Baillie 1996 single work picture book ; The Midnight Gang Margaret Wild 1996 single work picture book
Untitled Halina Nowicka , 1997 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , February vol. 41 no. 1 1997; (p. 13)

— Review of The Midnight Gang Margaret Wild 1996 single work picture book
Trio With Instant Appeal Belle Y. Alderman , 1997 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 16 August 1997; (p. C10)

— Review of The Midnight Gang Margaret Wild 1996 single work picture book
Visual Delights Jo Goodman , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , November vol. 11 no. 5 1996; (p. 8)

— Review of The Discovery of Dragons Graeme Base 1996 single work picture book ; The Midnight Gang Margaret Wild 1996 single work picture book
It's a Bit Like Skating Linnet Hunter , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , December-January (1996-1997) no. 187 1996; (p. 91-92)

— Review of The Midnight Gang Margaret Wild 1996 single work picture book ; Trev the Truck Beats the Tide George Negus Kirsty Cockburn 1996 single work picture book ; Trev the Truck Falls in Love George Negus Kirsty Cockburn 1993 single work picture book ; Trev the Truck Saves the School Bus George Negus Kirsty Cockburn 1993 single work picture book ; Trev the Truck Hits the Highway George Negus Kirsty Cockburn 1993 single work picture book ; Trev the Truck Fights the Fire George Negus Kirsty Cockburn 1993 single work picture book ; Trev the Truck Scores a Goal George Negus Kirsty Cockburn 1996 single work picture book ; Waddle Giggle Gargle Pamela Allen 1996 single work picture book ; Not a Nibble! Elizabeth Honey 1996 single work picture book
Little to Excite Little Readers Meg Sorensen , 1997 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 2 August 1997; (p. Spectrum)

— Review of DragonQuest Allan Baillie 1996 single work picture book ; The Midnight Gang Margaret Wild 1996 single work picture book
Visual Delights Jo Goodman , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , November vol. 11 no. 5 1996; (p. 8)

— Review of The Discovery of Dragons Graeme Base 1996 single work picture book ; The Midnight Gang Margaret Wild 1996 single work picture book
It's a Bit Like Skating Linnet Hunter , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , December-January (1996-1997) no. 187 1996; (p. 91-92)

— Review of The Midnight Gang Margaret Wild 1996 single work picture book ; Trev the Truck Beats the Tide George Negus Kirsty Cockburn 1996 single work picture book ; Trev the Truck Falls in Love George Negus Kirsty Cockburn 1993 single work picture book ; Trev the Truck Saves the School Bus George Negus Kirsty Cockburn 1993 single work picture book ; Trev the Truck Hits the Highway George Negus Kirsty Cockburn 1993 single work picture book ; Trev the Truck Fights the Fire George Negus Kirsty Cockburn 1993 single work picture book ; Trev the Truck Scores a Goal George Negus Kirsty Cockburn 1996 single work picture book ; Waddle Giggle Gargle Pamela Allen 1996 single work picture book ; Not a Nibble! Elizabeth Honey 1996 single work picture book
Untitled Halina Nowicka , 1997 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , February vol. 41 no. 1 1997; (p. 13)

— Review of The Midnight Gang Margaret Wild 1996 single work picture book
Trio With Instant Appeal Belle Y. Alderman , 1997 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 16 August 1997; (p. C10)

— Review of The Midnight Gang Margaret Wild 1996 single work picture book
The Children's Book Council of Australia Annual Awards 1997 1997 single work criticism
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 41 no. 3 1997; (p. 4-13)
An overview of the entries, shortlisted, and award winners for the 1997 Children's Book Council Book of the Year Award
Playfulness in Children's Picture Books About Bedtime: Ambivalence and Subversion in the Bedtime Story Kathlyn Griffith , Jane Torr , 2003 single work criticism
— Appears in: Papers : Explorations into Children's Literature , April vol. 13 no. 1 2003; (p. 25-32)
What About the Wobbly Bits? Wendy Blaxland , 2000 single work criticism
— Appears in: Classroom , vol. 19 no. 3 2000; (p. 26-29)
Australian illustrators discuss the censorship in picture books. The differences between censorship in Australia and the U.S. publishing is also discussed.
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