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Just Go to Bed by Mercer Mayer

Just Go to Bed (1983)

by Mercer Mayer

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This book captures what its like for kids when it is bed time. No child ever wants to go to bed no matter how tired they are. This book also captures a child's imagination and how the possibilities are endless when you have imagination. It is a cute story, and a great read. ( )
  CMJohnson | Feb 26, 2014 |
This book is an excellent book to read to a child who has trouble going to bed or procrastinates going to sleep. Mercer mayers known critter is doing everything possible to keep from going to sleep. He pretends to be all types of things such as a cowboy, space cadet, and a sea monster to keep his dads attention of off making him going to sleep. After attempting to fight sleep he eventually gives up and goes to sleep! This is a cute story and easy for a child to relate to. I highly recommend this for a young reader, or even a child who can't read yet! ( )
1 vote ChelseaHopton | Oct 10, 2012 |
  BRCSBooks | Aug 2, 2012 |
This is a story about a little animal that refuses to go to bed. His imagination keeps him preoccupied. He pretends that he is a cowboy, a space cadet, a monster and a zookeeper. His Dad continues to tell him to get ready for bed. He finally puts on his pj's and goes to sleep. ( )
  MalissaLojszczyk | Apr 23, 2012 |
  BRCSBooks | Sep 7, 2011 |
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I'm a cowboy and I round up cows.
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One of the classic Little Critter picture book titles by Mercer Mayer, this simple story shows our preschool hero resisting his father's efforts to get him ready for bed. By the end of the book Little Critter's understanding father has finally succeeded in moving his energetic, imaginative son through bathtime and pyjamatime into sleeptime.

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A small animal uses his imagination to avoid going to bed, but finally has to admit that he is sleepy.

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