Timeless words of comfort that will help children know that God will keep them safe throughout the night.
“So many things to think about before you go to sleep.
You did so many things today and you’ll do so many more tomorrow.
So many things to feel about before you go to sleep.
God will take care of the ones you love
and keep you safe throughout the night.”
Beloved singer-songwriter Debbie Friedmanís touching music comes alive for your child in this charming adaptation of her bestselling and beloved song Lullaby. Beautiful and soothing imagery will capture your childís imagination while Debbie’s comforting assurance of God’s protection will make bedtime a peaceful and intimate experience.
“Engaging ... encourages young children to believe in God and the sanctity of the world in which they live.”
—Congregational Libraries Today
“Friedmanís lyrics gently nudge ... readers to sleep.... Best enjoyed with the accompanying CD.”
“Debbie Friedman is still singing to us, still opening our hearts with her rich voice and embracing spirit. Lullaby brings that spirit to life, with its gorgeous illustrations and inspiring message. Here is a book that celebrates life while gracefully guiding us all to trust fully, rest easy and know that we are loved.”
—óRabbi Shefa Gold, author, The Magic of Hebrew Chant: Healing the Spirit, Transforming the Mind, Deepening Love
“For the children in your life and the child in you. This book sings us all to sleep. Complete with dancing angels, butterflies and kittens, this beautiful lullaby by Debbie Friedman with luscious illustrations by Lorraine Bubar is a gift to us all.”
—Peri Smillow, performer, composer, educator and activist
“How fortunate we are to have a book that celebrates the words of Americaís beloved folksinger Debbie Friedman. Debbie’s lyrics come alive through beautiful pastel illustrations that will enable all of our children to sleep tight and have sweet dreams!”
—Rabbi Sandy Eisenberg Sasso, author, The Shema and the Mezuzah: Listening to Each Other, Godís Paintbrush and many other award-winning books
“Just like with her music, Debbie’s spirit leaps off the pages with beautiful words and soothing imagery. Like an angel, she lifts us up with this beautiful nighttime story.”
—Craig Taubman, singer-songwriter and producer; founder, Craig Ďn Co.
“[A] heartfelt book with lovely watercolor illustrations.”
—Spirituality & Practice
Debbie Friedman, the beloved late singer-songwriter, transformed modern Jewish music and was called “the Joan Baez of Jewish song.” Her albums have sold over half a million copies, she performed forty to fifty concerts a year worldwide, including performances at Carnegie Hall, and is the subject of the documentary film A Journey of the Spirit. Her fan following continues to be emotional and strong.
Lorraine Bubar’s colorful watercolor paintings and intricate paper cuts have been exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the United States. She lives in Los Angeles.