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This is Russell.
Sometimes Russell is just a little bit out of step with the rest of the flock.
All the sheep are falling asleep -- except Russell.
What's a sheep to do?
Russell tries everything ... until, at last, he falls asleep.
Bestselling author and artist Rob Scotton is the creator of both Russell the Sheep and Splat the Cat, a picture book series inspired by the big black cat that lived next door. He lives in Rutland, England, with his wife, Liz, who is also an artist.
“A captivating debut…with a witty, engaging, and fluffy character…Russell will win the hearts of readers.
-School Library Journal
“Visually humorous and texturally engaging, this sleepytime tale will win giggles and requests for rereadings at storytime.”
-Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books
“A stylish debut.”
“Silly and warm…package that appeals to a broad age range…[S]imultaneously endearing and comic.”
“A hilarious woolly insomniac…adorably funny…[A] runaway hit.”
-New York Times Book Review