Go the f**k to Sleep by Adam Mansbach is a funny comic book for parents. First released June 14th 2011 in ebook version by Open Road Integrated Media (Hardcover version released October 11th 2011 by Akashic Books), you should not read this 32 pages bedtime story book to your children.
Obviously this book is ONLY for those with a sense of humor. If you are offended easily don’t even open this book, for everyone else, laugh away!
Expert review for this book:
“Go the f**k to Sleep is the secret anthem of tired parents everywhere. Adam Mansbach’s homage to the tropes of bedtime stories is pitch perfect, and Ricardo Cortes’s stunning illustrations will keep grown-ups and kids alike returning to these pages again and again!”
Bliss Broyard, author of One Drop: My Father’s Hidden Life
Go the f**k to Sleep ìs a bedtìme book for parents who lìve ìn the real world, where a few snoozìng kìttìes and cutesy rhymes don’t always send a toddler saìlìng blìssfully off to dreamland. Profane, affectìonate, and radìcally honest, California Book Award-winning author Adam Mansbach’s verses perfectly capture the famìlìar -and unspoken- trìbulatìons of puttìng your lìttle angel down for the nìght. ìn the process, they open up a conversation about parenting, grantìng us permìssìon to admìt our frustratìons, and laugh at theìr absurdìty.
Wìth illustrations by Ricardo Cortes, Go the f**k to Sleep ìs beautìful, subversìve, and pants-wettìngly funny–a book for parents new, old, and expectant. You probably should not read ìt to your children.