The House in the Night

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The House in the Night
The House in the Night.jpg
Author Susan Marie Swanson
Illustrator Beth Krommes
Country United States
Genre Children's picture book
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Company
Publication date
ISBN 0-618-86244-7
OCLC 138339428
[E] 22
LC Class PZ7.S97255 Hou 2008

The House in the Night is a children's picture book written by Susan Marie Swanson and illustrated by Beth Krommes. Published in 2008, the book is a bedtime verse about the light in a house during the night. Krommes won the 2009 Caldecott Medal for her illustrations.[1]


  1. ^ American Library Association: Caldecott Medal Winners, 1938 - Present. URL accessed 6 July 2009.
Preceded by
The Invention of Hugo Cabret
Caldecott Medal recipient
Succeeded by
The Lion & the Mouse