Sean Coughlan is a journalist, author and frustrated sleep enthusiast. He writes news and features for the BBC. For six years, he wrote a weekly funny column about money for the Guardian. He has three young daughters. Hence the interest in sleep.
A fact-filled, quirky and maddeningly diverting bedside companion to the pleasures and pains of sleep, covering everything from pyjamas and dreams, pillows and narcolepsy to sex and insomnia.