Dennis Lee

Dennis Lee is Toronto’s first Poet Laureate, an Officer of the Order of Canada, and the author of timeless children’s collections such as Alligator Pie, Garbage Delight, Jelly Belly, Bubblegum Delicious and The Ice Cream Store. He has received many honours, including the Vicky Metcalf Award for Children’s literature, and his work has been anthologized and read around the world. His most recent collection Good Night, Good Night was published in February 2018.  

Good Night, Good Night


Good Night, Good Night collects some of Dennis Lee’s best-loved poems on the themes of bedtime and dreaming, brought to life by the warm and whimsical art of award-winning illustrator Qin Leng. This book is the perfect nighttime read-aloud for the very young.