Goodnight Goon by Michael Rex
A Petrifying Parody

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The #1 New York Times bestselling picture book parody, now in a new format!

It's time for bed, but one little goon still isn't ready for sleep! With lively rhymes and cheeky art that'll get readers howling, this hilarious take on the beloved classic will have a whole new audience saying, "Goodnight monsters everywhere!"

About Michael Rex

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Michael Rex has written and illustrated nineteen books for children. He’s a big fan of Margaret- Wise Brown and Clement Hurd’s Goodnight Moon, but feels it is severely lacking monsters with sharp teeth, and small creatures in peril. The author lives in the Bronx, New York.
Published August 16, 2012 by Putnam Juvenile. 30 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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“In the cold gray tomb / There was a gravestone / And a black lagoon / And a picture of— / Martians taking over the moon,” begins this snort-inducing parody of one of children’s literature’s most sacred texts.

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Summary: It's a parody of Goodnight Moon but you don't need to know the original to appreciate this slightly scary romp through the creatures that usually frighten children - ever so gently!

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In a cold gray tomb a little monster gets ready for bed and says goodnight to all the other monsters around him.

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