The Wee Hours

The Wee Hours Cover

The Wee Hours

By Stephanie Elaine Watson; Stephanie Watson (Illustrator); Mary Grandpr (Illustrator)

Disney-Hyperion, Hardcover, 9781423140382, 40pp.

Publication Date: August 27, 2013


Late, late, late, when you are fast asleep, wondrous things happen.

One by one, small creatures called the Wee Hours come out to play. They dance and clap and sing and create. Their adventures are the things of your dreams.

Wee readers will delight in finding numbers, clocks, and other surprises hidden in the gorgeous artwork on every page of this dreamy book.

About the Author
Stephanie Watson is the author of two middle-grade novels, "Elvis & Olive" and "Elvis & Olive: Super Detectives," both Junior Library Guild selections. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota with her wee daughter, Ivy. Visit her online at

Mary GrandPre is the illustrator of numerous children's books, the best known of which include the Harry Potter series. When creating the artwork for The Wee Hours, she was inspired by the glowing, fantastical images in one of her favorite picture books from her childhood, Peter Pan. She lives and works in Florida.