The Little Elephant Who Wants to Fall Asleep (Hardcover)

A New Way of Getting Children to Sleep

By Carl-Johan Forssén Ehrlin, Sydney Hanson (Illustrator)

Crown Books for Young Readers, 9780399554230, 40pp.

Publication Date: October 4, 2016

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (10/3/2016)
CD-Audio (10/4/2016)
Paperback, Vietnamese (10/1/2018)

List Price: 16.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

Add variety to your child’s nighttime routine and put worries to bed with this soothing story from the author of The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep, the New York Times and international bestseller that parents rely on! Features child-tested, parent-approved techniques to reclaim bedtime and provide a sweet and tender end to each day.
 
Your child joins Ellen the Elephant on a journey through a magical forest that leads to sleep. Along the way, children meet different fantastical characters and have calming experiences that help them relax and slip into slumber quickly, bidding any daytime anxiety goodbye. The story works perfectly for either naptime or bedtime.
 
Children will love switching between stories about both Roger the Rabbit (The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep) and Ellen the Elephant (The Little Elephant Who Wants to Fall Asleep), and parents will appreciate the diverse ways each character will help their loved ones fall asleep quickly and easily.
 
Includes never-before-seen material that will make a difference at bedtime, including insightful sleep tips and answers to frequently asked questions to help guide families to an even more satisfying nighttime routine!


About the Author

Carl-Johan Forssén Ehrlin is a behavioral scientist with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and teaches communications at a Swedish university. He is also a life coach and leadership trainer. Carl-Johan has combined all these skills and experiences in developing the techniques in this book. Read more about the author at carl-johan.com or on his Facebook pages Carl-Johan Forssén Ehrlin and The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep.


Sydney Hanson was raised in Minnesota alongside numerous pets, and her illustrations and paintings still reflect a love for animals and the natural world. In addition to her book illustrations, Sydney is an experienced 2-D and 3-D production artist who has worked for several animation companies, including Nickelodeon and Disney Interactive. She lives in Los Angeles.


Praise For The Little Elephant Who Wants to Fall Asleep: A New Way of Getting Children to Sleep

Praise for The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep:
New York Times Bestseller
USA Today Bestseller
Publishers Weekly Bestseller
Translated into 46 Languages
 
“A book whose powerfully soporific effects my son is helpless to resist.” —The New York Times
“On the cover of [The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep] there’s a sign that reads, ‘I can make anyone fall asleep’—and that’s a promise sleep-deprived parents can’t resist.” —NPR
“For many parents, getting kids to fall asleep can be a nightmare. But [The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep] . . . promises to make the process easier and help kids to drift off to sleep faster.” —CBS News
“The magical book that will have your kids asleep in minutes.” —New York Post
 
Praise from Parents:
“Even better than The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep.”
“It's nice to have an alternative for a bit of variety.”
“You only have to read a few pages and you have a sleeping child!”
“A must-have book in our home!”