No Sleep for the Sheep! (Hardcover)

By Karen Beaumont, Jackie Urbanovic (Illustrator)

Houghton Mifflin, 9780152049690, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 7, 2011



One tired sheep wants nothing more than a good night's sleep. All is peaceful until--QUACK Is that a duck at the barn door? And now a goat? A pig? A cow? A horse? Each new unexpected guest is bigger and louder than the last How will the sheep ever get this barnyard crowd to quiet down before--COCK-A-DOODLE-DOO.

Praise For No Sleep for the Sheep!

"A terrific read-aloud that will have listeners quacking, mooing, and neighing with Sheep’s friends each time they wake him up…This is sure to be a storytime favorite alongside Audrey Woods’s The Napping House."—School Library Journal, starred review "Beaumont's playful, repetitive text, with its loud animal sounds, will have children chanting along to the beat."—Kirkus Reviews

"Together, Urbanovics comical watercolor illustrations and Beaumonts repetitive rhyming text manage to be both lively and soothingthe perfect combination to help energetic little ones blow off steam and settle down at bedtime."—The Horn Book