Some Sleep Standing Up

cover spotsSimon & Schuster, ISBN 0-689-80509-8
This out-of-print book will soon be available as an ebook through a subscription with Fable Learning.

"Susan Stockdale takes readers on a lighthearted exploration of the animal world"s varied sleeping habits. From open-eyed fish in the sea to elephants and zebras standing on an African plain to the child and cat curled cozily in bed on the final page, this fun, informative, and gorgeous book will delight youngsters as it puts them in the mood for bed."

Reviews

"An appealing introduction to animal behavior..."  School Library Journal 

"Charming pictures...in pure acrylic colors feature simple shapes often filled in with delightful design work that will appeal to young eyes."  Booklist

some sleep standing up elephants    some sleep standing up butterflies

some sleep standing up cheetah    some sleep standing up cows

some sleep standing up child    some sleep standing up cat


Though this book is out of print, used copies may be found on amazon.com and other out-of-print websites.