About the Book

Go the F*** to Sleep

by Adam Mansbach

GO THE F*** TO SLEEP is a bedtime book for parents who live in the real world, where a few snoozing kitties and cutesy rhymes don't always send a toddler sailing blissfully off to dreamland. Profane, affectionate, and radically honest, California Book Award-winning author Adam Mansbach's verses perfectly capture the familiar--and unspoken--tribulations of putting your little angel down for the night. In the process, they open up a conversation about parenting, granting us permission to admit our frustrations, and laugh at their absurdity.

With illustrations by Ricardo Cortes, the books is beautiful, subversive, and pants-wettingly funny--a book for parents new, old, and expectant. You probably should not read it to your children.

Go the F*** to Sleep
by Adam Mansbach

  • Publication Date: June 14, 2011
  • Hardcover: 32 pages
  • Publisher: Akashic Books
  • ISBN-10: 1617750255
  • ISBN-13: 9781617750250