Since the introduction of the character in Detective Comics #27 in 1939, generations of readers have followed Batman and his adventures. Now Bedtime for Batman is here to introduce a new generation of fans to the Caped Crusader! Written by award-winning author Michael Dahl (Goodnight Baseball, Goodnight Football, and Goodnight Hockey) and illustrated by Ethen Beavers (DC Super Friends), this bedtime tale will have parents and kids riveted every evening.
Bedtime for Batman is the perfect way for parents to prepare their child/children for bedtime. Setting bedtime up as a grand adventure, this book walks kids through the nightly bedtime routine making comparisons to BATMAN along the way. This imaginative, heroic tale will have BATMAN fans young and old delighting in their nightly routines. “When I was a kid I ate, breathed, and slept comic books. I wanted to be a superhero, so this book is for all those kid heroes out there. Be brave, be strong, and get some sleep!" says author Dahl.
The book will be released on August 1st. Some of the advance praise for the book is below:
"Bedtime for Batman is the bed time story every little superhero needs! Brushing your teeth and conquering bad guys all in one feel swoop. Michael Dahl has written the perfect bedtime story for all of those little superheroes out there. The rich textured illustrations by Ethen Beavers bring the thrilling adventures of Batman home and make a hero out of getting ready for bed! It's great fun!” - Franco (Dino-Mike. Tiny Titans. Superman Family Adventures)
“Even the bravest and boldest super heroes need a good night’s sleep. This charming book will inspire Batman’s youngest fans to follow in the Dark Knight’s footsteps as they drift off to sleep at bedtime.” - Steve Korte, Editor of the Eisner Award-winning “75 Years of DC Comics”
“Even caped crusaders need to sleep! Bedtime for Batman is the perfect book to tuck your little superhero into bed for the (dark) night.” - Rob Kelly, Editor In Chief, Aquaman Shrine
See? Even the Aquaman worshipers love it.