Everybody Sleeps (But Not Fred) (Hardcover)

By Josh Schneider

Clarion Books, 9780544339248, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 7, 2015



Every kind of bird and beast has to sleep, from the monkeys in the jungle to the whales in the ocean to the ants under the ground. But not Fred. Histo-do list is far too long Armed with plenty of imagination, this determined little boy and his attempts toresist bedtime are sure to strike a chord with today's over scheduled families.Drowsy animals of all stripes look on in disbelief as Fred keeps on going and going and going, until . . . Could it be that, after so much activity, evenFred needs to rest? "Shhh. "Close the book softly, and "please" let Fred sleep.