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    • Publication date:02 May 2019
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Will You Help Me Fall Asleep?

By Anna Kang
Illustrated by Chris Weyant

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Help your child learn how to drift off happily on their own with this calming bedtime story. Perfect for dealing with bedtime anxiety.

Help your child learn how to drift off happily on their own with with this calming bedtime story.

Monty the frog just can't get to sleep. He's tried everything. Counting sheep doesn't work, his book is far too scary... and the more he thinks about sleep, the more worried he becomes! But, as Monty discovers, sometimes the best thing to do is to simply take a deep breath and think happy thoughts.

Children can often struggle to fall asleep independently. This warm and funny picture book is perfect for dealing with bedtime anxiety, giving children the tools they need to fall asleep all on their own!

If you love The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep, you'll love this!

Biographical Notes

Husband-and-wife team Anna Kang and Christopher Weyant live in New Jersey with their two daughters.

Anna, a native New Yorker, grew up believing she was small until one day she realised that everyone else was big. She attended USC's School of Cinematic Arts, USA, where the visual storyteller in her was awakened, forever changing the way she saw art, life, and everything in between.

A cartoonist and illustrator, Christopher's cartoons can regularly be seen in the New Yorker magazine. His cartoons are syndicated worldwide and have been featured on The Today Show and World News. You can visit him at www.christopherweyant.com.

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  • ISBN: 9781444926446
  • Publication date: 02 May 2019
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
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