I'm awake!

by Eaton, Maxwell,

Format: Print Book 2017
Availability: Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 5 copies
Available (5)
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Hampton Community Library Juvenile Picture Book FAMILY JPIC EATON
Location  Hampton Community Library
Collection  Juvenile Picture Book
Moon Township Public Library Easy ANIMALS JE EATON
Location  Moon Township Public Library
Collection  Easy
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Children's Picture Books j Ea EATON Maxwell
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
Collection  Children's Picture Books
Call Number  j Ea EATON Maxwell
Northern Tier Regional Library Picture Book J PB EATON
Location  Northern Tier Regional Library
Collection  Picture Book
Call Number  J PB EATON
Sewickley Public Library Juvenile Picture Books J E EAT
Location  Sewickley Public Library
Collection  Juvenile Picture Books
Call Number  J E EAT
A hilarious must-read for kids who like to get up in the wee hours of the morning and for parents who long to sleep in, perfect for fans of Goodnight Already!

Both children and adults will relate to this send-up of early risers and the parents who- yawn! -love them. Kids love to get up early-really early, before the sun is up early, before the newspaper is delivered early. Parents don't love getting up quite so early. But that doesn't stop this energetic, young hamster from trying to wake up Dad at the crack of dawn. Maybe Dad can figure out a way to get his child to sleep in?
Published Reviews
Publisher's Weekly Review: "With the moon still hanging in the night sky, a wide-eyed hamster pounces on his sleeping father, proudly shrieking the title's message. Eaton (Two Dumb Ducks) captures their punchy back-and-forth in speech balloons, with the groggy father becoming alert in a hurry after learning that his little one has "been up for a while" and even made pancakes ("Or tried to..."). "We're out of paper towels," adds the small hamster, and a page turn shows the fallout from the pancake-making fiasco, with flour pouring onto the floor, a sudsy sink overflowing, and other disasters in the making, such as a stand mixer resting on a barstool perched on the counter. Eaton's digitally colored pen-and-ink drawings have as much energy as his young hero, and the divide between the protagonist's innocence and the chaos he leaves in his wake creates comedy that kids and adults can appreciate equally, if separately. While everyone is sleeping at book's end (humorously, the hamster's mother has slept through the entire exchange), the mischievous ending suggests that this is only a brief respite. Ages 5-8. Agent: Rosemary Stimola, Stimola Literary Studio. (May) © Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved."
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Additional Information
Subjects Morning -- Juvenile fiction.
Father and child -- Juvenile fiction.
Morning -- Fiction.
Father and child -- Fiction.
Publisher New York :2017
Edition First edition.
Other Titles I am awake
Language English
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 x 27 cm
ISBN 9780375845758
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