Spring 2010 Kids' Next List
“Bedtime for Mommy is a cute story about a little girl putting her parents to bed as they wiggle around and beg for 'just five more minutes!' This fun story is enhanced by the colorful pictures.”
— Lauren Peugh, Mrs. Nelson's Toy & Book Shop, La Verne, CA
Bestselling and beloved author Amy Krouse Rosenthal teams up with bestselling illustrator LeUyen Pham to put a funny and charming spin on bedtime.
When it's Mommy's bedtime, she begs her little girl --
"Five more minutes?"
"Ok, but then brush your teeth!"
But then Mommy wants another glass of water . . . another story . . . luckily this little girl is very patient!
A hilarious reversal of the classic bedtime routine in which a little girl puts Mommy (and then Daddy) to bed.
About the Author
LEUYEN PHAM worked in animation before turning to children’s books. She wrote and illustrated Big Sister, Little Sister and The Bear Who Wasn't There, and is the illustrator of numerous other picture books. Ms. Pham lives in Los Angeles, California, with her husband.
"The book feels familiar right away without losing its sense of surprise--such a pleasure to read." - Daniel Handler in The New York Times on LITTLE HOOT
"Deliciously charming." - Publishers Weekly on COOKIES
"The fantastic illustrations by LeUyen Pham bring Freckleface to life." - dailystroll.com on FRECKLEFACE STRAWBERRY