Advisors at Naptime by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Approx. 7,150 words.
Published on December 2, 2010 by
Carol wants a nap. Carol needs a nap. And no one will let her have one because she’s important. She’s important because the grown-ups believe she’s an average five-year-old. Average five-year-olds have uses for bad guys who want to conquer the world. Only no one realizes that Carol isn’t average. Carol’s smart. And tired. And will do anything to get her nap.
Includes bonus story, What Fluffy Knew