A board book edition of the bestselling I Am Not Sleepy and I Will Not Go to Bed.
Lauren Child MBE is a multi award-winning author and current Children's Laureate, whose books are known and loved the world over. She is the creator of many much-loved characters, including Charlie and Lola, Clarice Bean and Ruby Redfort. Since her first book was published in 1999, Lauren has sold over six million books in 19 languages worldwide. Her many awards include the prestigious Kate Greenaway Prize for I Will Not Ever Never Eat a Tomato, the Nestle Gold Book Award for That Pesky Rat and the Nestle Bronze Book Award for Beware of the Storybook Wolves. Lauren loves designing and making things and finds it exciting to see her drawings turned into objects. Other favourite things include the cinema, TV matinees, small Italian cars, handbags, cardigans, travelling and being picked up from the airport.
Funny, bright and very entertaining * Daily Mail * A satisfying little story * Books For Keeps * Lauren Child's rare talent for humour is on flying form with engaging illustrations that are free from sentimentality, and text that never fails to surprise * Baby & Child * Perfectly hilarious * The Bookseller * A zany look at another familiar family problem * Northern Echo * Relish it for its jokes, both verbal and visual, its wacky look and the strength of its characters * The Sunday Times * Richly colourful and amusing * School Library Association * A book I'm sure that children will want to have read time and time again * The Bookbag * Truly reflects family life and is made special by Lauren Child's fascinating illustrations and her great feel for humour. Authentic and very funny * Carousel * The Top 10 Picture Books of 2013 - book listed in second place * The Bookbag *