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Children's Picture Book about 10 children who can't go to sleep because they are BUSY..busy thinking about Pirates and Kittens and Cowboys and Dolphins and Dragons and Planes..and all sorts of things, but not sleep.
Beautiful art work by Jeremy Kwan.
A treasure for both parents and kids! A bedtime favorite!

AWARD WINNER! "Best Book" selected by Bay Area Independent Publisher
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Hardcover, Award Winning, 28 pages
Published January 2011 by Get Out Books
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Melanie
Oct 11, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Get Out of My Head
I Should Go to Bed
Susan Pace-Koch
Illustrated by Jeremy Kwan

Children have such creative imaginations that it is often hard to shut them down prior to going to bed. Their minds just keep getting busier and busier. Spinning off of each child’s individual activity, Susan Pace-Koch writes about the adventures the child is having while getting ready for bed.

From a cute blond little boy with a ranch themed pillowcase, daydreaming about horses and cows, to a sweet little girl making a
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John Hoh
Sep 24, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Children often have trouble falling asleep. Often a parent needs to read a book to get the tykes to sleep. Books with a poetical structure to them work very well. If the illustrations are subdued, that also helps.

This book features a tyke who knows he must go to sleep. But, oh, the thoughts that race through his head! He knows he needs to sleep, but the images race. Or is he fighting off sleep by conjuring the images?

This book has a very symmetrical poetry to it. Children will fall into the rh
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Allison Neves
Oct 10, 2011 rated it it was amazing
I absolutely love this book! The concept is perfect for kids and the artwork is great!
George
I can personally relate to the theme behind this book. What I love about this story is the multitude of directions you can go with this story. It can prompt discussions about the variety of ideas and images running through the different illustrated characters' heads, and then personally learn what your child thinks about. Which character does s/he find most similar to her/himself? The book lends itself easily to a short and sweet bedtime story or fit-the-allotted-length-of-time with a little I-s ...more
Camille Picott
Aug 25, 2011 rated it it was amazing
This is a beautiful children's bedtime story. The poems are lovely. The illustrations are amazing. Each page transports the reader to different magical place. Definitely recommend this as a bedtime story for kids!
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Jan 30, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: in-store-pb
I liked the words, and the illustrations were pretty good. I was a little on the fence on the actual binding of the book- it's very tall and narrow, and not how I would design my idea children's book.
Jim
Apr 08, 2013 rated it it was amazing
beautiful book about kids trying to fall asleep.
Terry
Sep 24, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Fun story which passed the Grandchildren test. They had a blast with it and so did I! Cute Illustrations and fun story. Will read more by this author. (To the grands of course ;) )
Susan Pace-Koch
Aug 04, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
Selected for the 24th Annual Children's Book Illustrators Exhibit by Sun Gallery, California
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Aim of her books are to 'Get Out' of normal and into "Imagination"!
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