#1 Bestselling and award winning childrenâs author, Benji Bennett, creates a new kind of bedtime reading experience that helps parents express their love for their children at the end of each day.
Award winning Before You Sleep stands out from all books in its genre as inspired Benji, through his unique style and unrivalled talent, creates an emotional and lasting bond between the reader and the child. Powerful verse and Imaginative illustrations by Roxanne Burchartz, of Oscar Nominated Cartoon Saloon, depict a parent and child sharing magical adventures together filled with love affection.
A pull off the shelf favourite for all children and parents at bedtime, Before you Sleep makes it US Publication debut on October 5th 2016.
Proceeds from the sale of Before you Sleep go to Paul Newman founded Barretstown, a hole in the wall camp for sick children.
#1 bestselling and Award Winning children’s author, Benji Bennett, was first inspired to write for children after the sudden loss of his 4 year old son Adam 2007. This tragic event inspired Benji to create a new kind of bedtime reading experience were parents could express their love for their children at the end of each day. In pursuit of this goal, educated in University College Dublin with a BA, BSC and Masters in International Business, Benji left his job as a senior marketing manager with a global telecoms company and established Adam’s Printing Press (www.adamscloud.com) in Adam’s memory. Now a household name frequently appearing on TV, Benji, with 8 Bestsellers under his belt, makes his debut in the U.S. with the publication of his first book Before you Sleep on October 5th 2016. Benji Lives in Ireland with his wife Jackie and his 3 surviving children Harry, Robbie and Molly. For more information visit www.adamscloud.com
Adam’s Illustrator, Roxanne Burchartz, wanted to be a comic book artist since she was a kid. She later found she wanted to make drawings 'move' and discovered the world of animation. In 2008 she was assigned to work as the sole illustrator on a book written by a then unkonwn and first time author Benji. Deeply inspired by Benji’s story, Roxanne produced award winning work leading to the bestselling and Irish Book Award Winning “Before You Sleep." Roxanne now works and lives in Kilkenny City as a freelance artist, Lecturer in Motion Graphics, Sound Design & Digital Media Design at the Institute of Technology Carlow, Ireland. Roxanne continues to work closely with Benji as the sole illustrator on all Adam’s Cloud books, creating 9 enchanted masterpieces with 2 Book awards and numerous award nominations.
Age/Grade Range: 1-7 / K-3
|Hardcover||9781906818128||1906818126||2016-10-05||32||0.00 x 11.90 x 9.70 in||$16.95|