UM Children’s Book Illustration on Display

August 22, 2008

The Society of Illustrators has selected Nighty Night Noah, a children’s book from Abingdon Press, imprint of the UM Publishing House, for inclusion in its Original Art 2008 exhibition. A page from the book, written and illustrated by Molly Schaar Idle, will be displayed Oct. 15–Nov. 26 at the Museum of American Illustration on East 63rd St., New York City.

The book depicts biblical hero Noah saying good night to each pair of animals on the ark in alphabetical order, and is available from Cokesbury (