Wheelers Books
Everybody Sleeps (But Not Fred)

Everybody Sleeps (But Not Fred) (Hardback)

By Schneider, Josh

  • RRP: $33.50
  • $31.82
  • Save $1.68
  • To Order

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. His to-do list is far too long! Armed with plenty of imagination, this determined little boy and his attempts to resist bedtime are sur... read full description below.

ISBN 9780544339248
Published 1 June 2015 by Houghton Mifflin
Format Hardback
Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks

... view full title details below.

Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780544339248
ISBN-10 054433924X
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher Houghton Mifflin
Imprint Houghton Mifflin
Publication Date 1 June 2015
International Publication Date 7 April 2015
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Schneider, Josh
Category General Picture Books
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 279mm
Weight 408g
Interest Age 2-6 years
Reading Age 2-6 years
Library of Congress Stories in rhyme, Bedtime, Animals - Sleep behavior
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 813.6
Catalogue Code 559106

Description of this Book

In Geisel Award-winner Josh Schneider's latest picture book, an ambitious young protagonist with an active imagination and a hefty to-do list resists bedtime with adventurous flair. Everybody Sleeps (But Not Fred), offers a hilarious, over-the-top take on a common childhood issue, packed with delicious visual detail and kid-appeal. Just right for fans of Don't Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late! and Mercer Mayer's Just Go to Bed.

^ top

Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Praise for Princess Sparkle-Heart Gets a Makeover by Josh Schneider Schneider continues to show a remarkable talent for bringing uncommon humor and psychological depth to ordinary situations. . . . Another winner. -- Publishers Weekly, starred review [This] playful take on the beauty makeover upends expectations with comedic--and powerful--results. . . . A testament to the joy of creation and a celebration of a different kind of beauty. -- Kirkus , starred review

^ top

Author's Bio

Josh Schneider is the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award-winning creator of Tales for Very Picky Eaters, The Meanest Birthday Girl, Bedtime Monsters, Princess Sparkle-Heart Gets a Makeover, and You'll Be Sorry. He lives in Chicago with his wife and their two cats.

^ top