"A restful alternative to the likes of Jerome & Jarrett Pumphrey's Creepy Things Are Scaring Me (2003), illus by Rosanne Litzinger. (Picture book. 5-7)"
Playing it (more or less) straight in the text but not in the pictures, Briant chronicles a young insomniac's efforts to get to sleep, stymied by noises all around, from bumps and shrieks in adjoining apartments, to voices in the hallway and commotions down in the street.
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