CITY LULLABY
Illustrated by: Carll Cneut
Published by: Clarion Books, 2007
Awards: Time magazine's Top Ten Children's Books of 2007; Parents' Choice Seal
Copyright © Marilyn Singer 2007

City Lullaby

(excerpt)

Traffic jam, 10 horns beeping.
In the stroller, Baby’s sleeping.
Ice cream truck jing-a-linging.

9 annoying cell phones ringing.
Nine phones ringing, ten horns beeping.
In the stroller, Baby’s sleeping.