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Russell the Sheep

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Russell the Sheep

By Rob Scotton; Rob Scotton (Illustrator)

HarperFestival, Board Books, 9780061709968, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 31, 2009

Description

This is Russell.

Sometimes Russell is just a little bit out of step with the rest of the flock.

All the sheep are falling asleep -- except Russell.

What's a sheep to do?

Russell tries everything ... until, at last, he falls asleep.



Praise For Russell the Sheep

“A captivating debut…with a witty, engaging, and fluffy character…Russell will win the hearts of readers.
-School Library Journal

“Visually humorous and texturally engaging, this sleepytime tale will win giggles and requests for rereadings at storytime.”
-Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books

“A stylish debut.”
-Kirkus Reviews

“Silly and warm…package that appeals to a broad age range…[S]imultaneously endearing and comic.”
-Publishers Weekly

“A hilarious woolly insomniac…adorably funny…[A] runaway hit.”
-New York Times Book Review