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Werner Herzog reads Go the Fuck to Sleep

posted by Jason Kottke   Jun 15, 2011

For completenessesses’s sake, here’s Werner Herzog reading Go the Fuck to Sleep. The video was shot at the book’s launch at the New York Public Library last night.

See also Samuel L. Jackson’s reading. All we need now are readings by Walken, Pacino, Oprah, Ian McShane, Joan Cusack, Alec Baldwin, David Ogden Stiers, David Attenborough, and Yeardley Smith as Lisa Simpson. Internet, make it happen!

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Go the Fuck to Sleep read by Samuel L. Jackson

posted by Jason Kottke   Jun 15, 2011

If you thought a children’s book called Go the Fuck to Sleep couldn’t get any funnier, here’s the ultimate f-bomb thespian, Samuel L. Jackson, reading it.

Werner Herzog is also voicing an audiobook version of the book. (via devour)

Naughty bedtime book hits bestseller list

posted by Jason Kottke   May 16, 2011

A book for kids called Go the Fuck to Sleep is currently #2 on the Amazon bestseller list (it’s been #1 at times)…and it’s not even out for another month.

Go The Fuck To Sleep

The book began as a throwaway joke on Facebook and a bootleg PDF has been circulating for a few weeks (it took about a minute to find via Google). (thx, byrne)