Jane Yolen knows how much pre-schoolers love dinosaurs. And how much they hate bedtime. She brings those two elements together to show toddlers how not to behave when it’s time for bed. Colorful dinosaurs complete with teddy bears and toys protest against bedtime. Their human parents struggle to put their dino children to bed and see a variety of familiar stalling techniques. In the end though, the dinosaurs give their moms and dads a kiss and go off to bed. Look for the names of the dinosaurs hidden on each page spread.
Reviewed by Victoria