Atticus is tired, but he doesn't want to sleep. The sounds of a dark house can be scary. Atticus and his parents face the monsters he hears. As he gets to know them, Atticus finds that the mysterious monsters really aren's so bad and he learns that understanding feels better than fear. It is a fun children's book about facing fear of the dark but with a message that resonates beyond the imagined monsters in the house. This picture book has something for everyone toddlers on up.