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In the quiet of the night, a child's father bundles them up and shows them the majesty of an aurora. This book is perfect for those who love Owl Moon.  

A father wakes his child from sleep to beckon, "Come—we're off to find an Aurora." Through the silent frost, across fields, and up hills they climb... And then they wait. Together they share an unforgettable moment and the majestic splendor of an Aurora.


This moving and lyrical story is paired with scientific information about the awe-inspiring Northern and Southern Lights to further inspire readers to seek their own natural wonders. Printed on FSC-certified paper with vegetable-based inks.

★ “A magical experience.” —Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review

A memorable picture book that captures an unforgettable experience.” —Carolyn Phelan, Booklist, Starred Review

"A stunningly beautiful, informative, child’s-eye initiation into a notable celestial phenomenon.” — Michelle H. Martin, Horn Book


“Charming…reminds readers of the special moments a child can share with a parent while also learning about something important.” —Youth Services Book Review

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Author: Elizabeth Pulford
Illustrator: Anne Bannock

ISBN: 9781733121279

Hardcover with Jacket

Full-Color Illustrations

Ebook ISBN: 9781735000572

Age Range: 4 to 8

Grade Range: Kindergarten to Grade 3

550L(​AD), GRL-N

Themes: Nature and Natural World, Environment, Family, Parents, Camping and Outdoor Activities, Sense and Sensations

8.5 x 10.4 inches, 32 pages
Publication Date: January 19, 2021

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