The King Who Wouldn't Sleep (Andersen Press Picture Books)
Title: The King Who Wouldn't Sleep (Andersen Press Picture Books)
Author: Debbie Singleton
A clever farmer wins the hand of a princess when he uses a counting activity to make the watchful king fall asleep.
There once was a king who wouldn’t sleep—not even a wink!—until he found the perfect prince for his lovely daughter. Princes came from all around. Not one of them was right. But there was someone else watching with an unexpectedly cunning plan up his not-so-royal sleeve…