Bedtime for Cranky Crab (Board book)

Bedtime for Cranky Crab By Cristina Ergunay, Heather Gross (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Cristina Ergunay, Heather Gross (Illustrator)
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This sweet rhyming padded board book is perfect for cranky kiddos not quite ready for bed, perfect for fans of Grumpy Monkey and The Pout-Pout Fish!

Cranky Crab is NOT ready for bed. The sea creatures around him are all drifting off to sleep, but he just wants to eat snacks and play! Maybe what he really needs is... a bedtime kiss!Follow Cranky Crab as he travels past dolphins, starfish, seals, and more, all snuggling down in their habitats. As night falls, the water darkens and colors change, lulling Cranky Crab -- and the reader -- to sleep.This sweet, rhyming text is brought to life in unique, soft technicolor, and the dreamy underwater world will soothe even the crankiest little crabs!

About the Author

As a writer and librarian, Cristina Ergunay surrounds herself with books and believes in the magic of reading. After years of living and working in New York City, she moved back to the Jersey Shore with her husband and daughter to build sand castles and grow pumpkins, and wait for The Great Pumpkin to arrive. You can visit Cristina at or @CristinaErgunay.
Heather resides in the rainy and green Pacific Northwest, though she often wanders off into dreamland to find new creatures and characters for her art. She has worked in animation, fashion, toy design, and on award-winning video games. On a constant journey to find inspiration, she enjoys wandering through nature, trying different forms of art to expand her skill set, and visiting places she has never been before! Visit her online at, on Instagram at @heathersketcheroos, and on Twitter at @heathersketcher.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781338357967
ISBN-10: 1338357964
Publisher: Cartwheel Books
Publication Date: May 5th, 2020
Pages: 24
Language: English