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Goodnight, Little Tough Guy

Wagner, Michael / Jellett, Tom

The bestselling creators of Why I Love Footy team up again to bring us a bedtime story for all the little toughies out there.

The superheroes are settling down.
The firefighters are fitting in forty fabulous winks.
And the cowboys and cowgirls are completely cactus!

After a long, hard day of being very strong and powerful, it’s time for all the tough guys in the world to settle down for a peaceful night’s sleep . . .

From the bestselling creators of Why I Love Footy comes a bedtime story that’ll help sweet little toughies head off to the land of Nod.

Praise for Goodnight, Little Tough Guy:

‘In Goodnight, Little Tough Guy, Michael wields his words with unlimited comic energy whilst Tom produces illustrations of tender wit … is a tender look at childhood dreams, perfect to be read aloud (well, softly read aloud) just before bedtime to children of any age.’ Magpies Magazine

‘… kids will love the alliteration that forms an engaging part of the narrative … children will delight in the many ways that imaginative play is portrayed … It is a keeper, one that is sure to become a big favourite. Highly recommended.’ ReadPlus

‘… This is the ultimate bedtime story; a joy to read, soothing to the ear and nourishing for both adult and child … The use of alliterative language is inspired … The illustrations will draw a chuckle from adults and kids alike … This is a supremely clever and wholesome bedtime story that will become a favourite of all the little tough guys and their storytellers!’ ReadPlus

‘This unique bedtime picture book has a lively, fun text by Michael Wagner, making extensive use of alliteration without being twee … using wordplay, puns and lavish language … A fun read-aloud story for little boys (and superhero wonder women)’ Buzz Words

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