A Terrifying Reading of the Sweet Children’s Story Goodnight Moon

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Is this wrong? Benjamin Percy (author of the werewolf thriller Red Moon) takes the sweet children’s bedtime story, Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown, and turns it into a story that will keep kids (and maybe adults) awake for days on end — perhaps leaving parents no choice but to have the real Werner Herzog read Go the F**k to Sleep. This recording comes courtesy of Graywolf Press, and don’t forget to look under your bed.

H/T Sheerly

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  • Chris Becker

    scarrrrrry!!! I will never remember this book the same way again….

  • Guest

    link doesn’t work for me!

  • letmeeatcake

    …it was the reading that didn’t work for me…

  • letmeeatcake

    …it was just a story…don’t wet yourself…

  • Chris Becker

    woops…. too late…

  • letmeeatcake

    …and now mom will give you something to REALLY cry about…i’m gonna go tell her… nSubject: Re: New comment posted on A Terrifying Reading of the Sweet Children’ s Story Goodnight Moon

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