With a host of noisy fairytale characters and a fold-out page on every spread, this is a new edition of a read-aloud classic from the creator of Kipper and Wibbly Pig. Perfect for bedtime!
The sun is down, the moon is up, and it is past bedtime. But outside the castle there's an awful lot of noise! Will the princess ever get to sleep?
Mick Inkpen has won the British Book Award, the Children's Book Award and has been shortlisted for both the Kate Greenway Medal and the Nestle Prize. He is consistently in the Top Ten most borrowed children's authors from public libraries.
'Beautiful animated illustrations.' Daily Echo
About the Author
Mick Inkpen has been a bestselling children's author for over 25 years. He is one of today's most popular picture book author/illustrators and the famous creator of both Kipper and Wibbly Pig. Mick has won the Children's Book Award for Threadbear and the British Book Award twice, for Penguin Small and Lullabyhullaballoo. Kipper won a BAFTA for Best Animated Film.
A classic bedtime story ... winner of the British Book Award in 1993—Daily Echo
A lovely book for sharing and joining in with at bedtime, written and illustrated by a multi-award-winning master storyteller.—The Carousel
Beautiful animated illustrations.—Daily Echo
adorable and humorous... a great text for kids—Write Away