The Sleepy Little Alphabet: A Bedtime Story From Alphabet Town by Judy SierraThe Sleepy Little Alphabet: A Bedtime Story From Alphabet Town by Judy Sierra

The Sleepy Little Alphabet: A Bedtime Story From Alphabet Town

byJudy SierraIllustratorMelissa Sweet

Board Book | August 5, 2014

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Snuggle up with this fun bedtime board book, perfect for toddlers learning their ABCs!
 
Judy Sierra’s rollicking alphabet story features the lowercase letters of the alphabet. Like children, they have a trunkful of tricks for putting off bedtime. But ultimately their moms and dads (the capital letters) succeed in tucking them in with a good-night kiss.

Melissa Sweet’s watercolor, pencil, and collage illustrations enliven these little letters with animated expressions, and Judy Sierra’s brief rhyming story begs repeat readings at bedtime.
Judy Sierra’s knack at telling stories in rhyme is impressively demonstrated in her E. B.White Read-Aloud Award winner, Wild About Books; in Born to Read; and in Thelonius Monster’s Sky-High Fly Pie. She lives in Eugene, Oregon. Melissa Sweet is the illustrator of many acclaimed children’s books, including her collaboration with Judy S...
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Title:The Sleepy Little Alphabet: A Bedtime Story From Alphabet TownFormat:Board BookDimensions:34 pages, 5.38 × 6.75 × 0.75 inPublished:August 5, 2014Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0385754000

ISBN - 13:9780385754002

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Editorial Reviews

Starred Review, The Horn Book Magazine, July & August 2009:
“Using humor perfectly tuned for the two- to five-year-old audience, Sierra and Sweet’s alphabet book will capture the attention of the younger end . . . as well as the older.’”