The Monsters' Monster

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Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Sep 4, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
20 Reviews
Once upon a time, there were three little rascals who thought they were the BIGGEST, BADDEST monsters around. Then along came an even BIGGER monster who changed their minds. And all it took was two little words.
In this playful tale from bestselling picture book author Patrick McDonnell, a very BIG monster shows three very BAD little monsters the power of boundless gratitude.

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User Review  - Rachel K - Goodreads

I love this book. I love the art style, I love the concepts, and I love the ending. Sadly, it is too wordy to use for a young story time without serious editing and the details in the drawings are too ... Read full review

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User Review  - Eva Kelly - Goodreads

Here's another one by that guy who draws "Mutts." I didn't see the cat OR the dog in this one. But it's not about them. It's about monsters who try to make a big monster who's the biggest one of all ... Read full review

About the author (2012)

Patrick McDonnell is the creator of the beloved internationally syndicated comic strip MUTTS, which features the characters that star in five of his children's picture books: Wag!, The Gift of Nothing, Just Like Heaven, South, and Hug Time. He is also the creator ofMe . . . Jane, a Caldecott Honor Book and New York Times bestselling picture book biography of Dr. Jane Goodall, and has written and illustrated the award-winning picture book Art.

Patrick sits on the board of directors of the Humane Society of the United States. He lives in New Jersey with his wife, Karen; their two formerly feral cats, MeeMow and Not Ootie; and their adopted terrier, Amelie. Patrick's website is

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