No Jumping on the Bed! by Tedd Arnold is about a boy named Walter who lives towards the top of a high rise apartment building. One night, after his father tells him to stop jumping on his bed, Walter's imagination takes him on a journey he will never forget! The cover shown is the 25th Anniversary Edition that was released April, 12, 2012.
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