Author: Graciela Tiscareno-SatoPosted: November 22, 2013
Good Night Captain Mama is a bilingual (English/Spanish) picture book of approximately 850 words, created for children between the ages of three and eight. A little boy named Marco is walking to his bedroom in pajamas carrying his stuffed puppy dog when he notices his mommy in an olive-green military flight suit. His curiosity about the colorful patches on her uniform evolves into a sweet, reassuring bedtime conversation between a military mother and her child about why she serves and what she does in the unusual KC-135R aerial refueling airplane. He drifts off to sleep with thoughts of his mommy in the airplane and the special surprise she gave him stuck to his fleece pajamas. Info from Goodreads.