Reading/Interest Level: Preschool
Author: James & Kimberly Dean
Illustrator: James Dean
Pete has had tons of fun in the sun with his friends, but now it's getting late. They decide to have a sleepover so the fun doesn't have to stop. As Pete lays down to fall asleep, he hears a sound. Some of Pete’s friends can't go to sleep and want to play instead. Pete can't sleep through all the talking, so he starts to read to himself. His friends like what he is reading and they all settle down. They are all tired now, and so they go to bed.
This book is an awesome bedtime story book. It shows that sometimes it is hard to fall asleep, but reading helps us to calm down and get ready for bed. There are lots of fun rhymes that help keep a good beat and pace to the book. There are also pop-out phrases that keep the reader engaged while reading. The illustrations are colorful and fun, and they help keep the story lighthearted. Overall, this book is very fun book that will help get children ready for bed.