This is a must have bedtime book for getting your little one to sleep. Kelly closes her eyes and starts dreaming. But the outside lights are too bright. Kelly tosses and turns, opens her eyes, and sees a shadow on the wall. “Who’s there?” she shouts. It is Yawny, a friendly shadow, who dances until he gets tired and sleepy. Together, Kelly and Yawny learn ways to relax and go to sleep.
Getting a child ready for bedtime requires patience. After a day of activity, there is often no automatic “off-switch.” It helps to have a cool down period. Try the helpful tips in this book to set the right mood and encourage your child to go to sleep.
Jolly Time Books tell exciting stories with positive messages the whole family can enjoy. Jolly Time Books are full of individually hand-drawn vivid and colorful illustrations that will spark the imagination of any child.
About the Author
Karen S. McGowan has worked more than 20 years as a teacher and holds a Master of Education degree. She is a children’s book author and leading advocate of education. She believes in inspiring, strengthening and nurturing students and their families. Readers will discover different ways to make friends and build confidence, develop empathy, strengthen family relationships, deal with bullies and more! Karen writes the Jolly Time Books series with Dennis E. McGowan—author of the widely acclaimed nonfiction book, The Living D.I.E.T.: Conquer stress in your life now.
Dennis E. McGowan has worked in foreign affairs and human resources for more than two decades. He holds a Master of Business Administration degree. Dennis is also co-author with Karen McGowan of the highly popular Jolly Time Books series, a favorite for kids of all ages. Jolly Time Books tell whimsical stories that the whole family will enjoy.