Matteo is afraid of the dark. Every night he slips inside mom and dad's bed in order to escape the monsters that invade his room every night. This time though, with some help from his dad, he has a plan to get rid of them forever. Little Matteo will finally be able to have sweet dreams once again. With this tale I wanted to tackle one of the fears that most often affects kids, and which is amongst the most difficult for them to beat on their own. With the help of a parent who, armed with patience and sensibility, becomes his child's ally, this problem can be solved easily and happily. This way, a child is sure to feel understood, safe, protected and proud to have finally defeated his fears.