Independent Press Award
2024 Distinguished Favorite
Sophie Won't Sleep
Dr Danielle Camer
It's bedtime for Sophie sloth! But she wants treetop adventures instead. Will Sophie ever make it to bed?
This gentle story follows a feisty main character who resists bedtime and then discovers that being stubborn can lead to problems. It provides an opportunity to discuss themes of independence, making decisions, rules and routines, and family relationships. The rich illustrations will also encourage an interest in learning about sloths and their rainforest environment.