About the Author
Thomas Heffron is communications manager for the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and a graduate of the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Georgia. He is the author of the children's picture book The Animals Sleep: A Bedtime Book of Biomes
, which is also published by the AASM. Thomas lives with his wife and children in eastern North Carolina, where he enjoys watching birds, rabbits, deer and other animals in his backyard.