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Scaredy Squirrel at Night (Hardcover) (Melanie Watt)
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Scaredy never sleeps --- sleep might mean bad dreams about dragons, ghosts, vampire bats and polka-dot monsters. Our wide-eyed hero has a plan: stay awake all night, every night. Between counting stars, playing cymbals and making scrapbooks, he does a good job of avoiding dreamland.With exhaustion taking its toll, Scaredy comes face-to-face with an alarming horoscope prediction: All his dreams are about to come true!He must prepare for the worst and his Bad Dream Action Plan includes a fire extinguisher to snuff out dragons and a fan to blast away ghosts. But when disaster strikes, will Scaredy survive this ordeal? Will he thank his lucky stars? Will he find sweet dreams?Scaredy Squirrel at Night tackles a fear everyone --- and especially the young --- can relate to. It's a bedtime story to make light of kids' fear of the dark and a fable for our sleep-deprived society.
Exhausted due to lack of sleep because he wants to avoid having bad dreams, Scaredy Squirrel finally devises a Bad Dream Action Plan which includes a fire extinguisher to snuff out dragons and a fan to blast away ghosts. 35,000 first printing.
Number of Pages: 32.0
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Animals / Squirrels, Bedtime + Dreams, Humorous Stories
Series Title: Scaredy Squirrel
Publisher: Kids Can Pr
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Melanie Watt
Street Date: April 1, 2009
Item Number (DPCI): 247-01-8487