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Shhh: Bedtime Books

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10 Little Ninjas
by Miranda Paul Details
From ten little ninjas sneaking out of bed to one cuddlebug asleep on the spread, rhyming text provides a count-down to bedtime.
A Recipe for Bedtime
by Peter Bently Details
A sweeter-than-pie 'bedtime recipe' helps walk baby through his bedtime routine
Bedtime Blastoff!
by Luke Reynolds Details
A young boy and his father use their imaginations before bedtime to transform an ordinary laundry basket into a variety of transportation vehicles.
Bedtime for Batman
by Michael Dahl Details
A little boy makes his bedtime an exciting adventure, as he imagines Batman preparing to fight crime in Gotham City.
Before i Wake Up...
by Britta Teckentrup Details
A young girl falls asleep and travels in her dreams through the sky, down to the oceans depths, and into a jungle. She is accompanied by a lion friend, who eases her fears, gives her confidence, and helps her explore the world around her.
Bunny Dreams
by Peter McCarty Details
In bunny dreams, anything can happen. A bunny might know the ABCs, or count by 1-2-3's.
Can You Yawn Like a Fawn?
by Monica Sweeney Details
When getting your child to sleep can be a nightly challenge, Can You Yawn Like a Fawn? uses clinical sleep strategies for a calming, restful reading experience to tell a story of sleepy animals getting tucked in at night.
Cricket Song
by Anne Hunter Details
As crickets sing in the breeze, hunting owls watch over the bay, and sea otters doze on the tide, two children on different continents go to bed.
Dream Animals:a Bedtime Journey
by Emily Martin Details
Furred, finned, and feathered friends await the night, when they can carry dreamers on adventures in Dreamland.
Good Night Like This
by Mary Murphy Details
In rhyming text, baby animals and their parents wish each other good night.
Good Night, Baddies
by Deborah Underwood Details
After a full day of evil schemes, fairy tale baddies return home to spend time with their friends and get ready for bed.
Goodnight Everyone
by Chris Haughton Details
All the animals in the forest are ready for bed, except Little Bear who is determined to stay awake for a bit longer.
Little Sleepyhead
by Elizabeth McPike Details
After a busy day filled with loved ones, adventure, and fun, baby is tired from head to toe.
Monsters Go Night-Night
by Aaron Zenz Details
Takes readers through the bedtime rituals of seven friendly monsters while making each step of the routine a guessing game!
Sheep Go to Sleep
by Nancy Shaw Details
At the end of the day, tired sheep return to their shed but none can sleep until the collie arrives, giving a hug, a drink of water, and more until all have begun to snore.
Updated 12/01/2016

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