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I'm Still Awake, Still!
I'm Still Awake, Still!

I'm Still Awake, Still!

JUVENILE FICTION

32 Pages, 9.5 x 9.5

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $19.99 (US $19.99) (CA $23.99)

Publication Date: October 2009

ISBN 9781741753219

Rights: US, CA, CN, KR & TW

Allen & Unwin (Oct 2009)

Price: $19.99
 
 

Overview

A warm, comforting, gently funny story celebrating the natural world and family connections, paired with a CD of eight charming original lullabies adds up to the perfect bedtime book.

Fiddy is small and busy and quick. And at bedtime he’s still wide awake. When little Fiddy can’t get to sleep, his family, the animals, the flowers, and the big friendly bear all help him discover the world around him and the calm of sleep. The songs that children and adults are sure to adore are paired with a richly illustrated story about a little boy exploring the world at bedtime. Listen to the story with the songs, or settle down for musical enchantment with eight timeless new lullabies, guaranteed to leave children feeling happy and at home in the world.

Reviews

"A loving celebration of sleeptime through story, pictures, and music."  —Margaret Wild, author, Kiss Kiss!

"One of Australia’s best exports."  —Vancouver Sun on Coco's Lunch

"The humorous short chapters, informal tone, and camaraderie among the boys are sure to make Wombat! a hit, even with reluctant readers."  —School Library Journal on Don't Pat the Wombat!

Author Biography

Elizabeth Honey is an award-winning author and illustrator of such titles as Don't Pat the Wombat!, Fiddleback, and Remote Man. Sue Johnson is a singer, pianist, composer, and cofounder of the vocal percussion group Coco’s Lunch. Coco’s Lunch have two CDs for children: Wally Wombat Shuffle and Rat Trap Snap!, nominated for an ARIA Award for Best Children’s Album.