Aaaarrgghh! Spider!

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Houghton Mifflin, 2007 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
?Monk's cartoonish illustrations are lively and offer some genuinely funny moments.”?Kirkus Reviews ?Monks begins with a visual bang and an unusual premise: a spider wants to be this family's pet!”?School Library Journal Don't let this lonely spider frighten you! She just wants to be a family pet?and she thinks she would make a better pet than the typical dog or cat. But every time this clever spider tries to impress her chosen family, she scares them instead, until the day she unwittingly enchants them. Aaaarrgghh! Spider! spins a lively tale about one creature's efforts to find her place.

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User Review  - Emackay24 - LibraryThing

A spider desperately wants to become a pet of the family that lives in his house, but they keep screaming and throwing her outside when she tries to show them all of her tricks. Read full review

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User Review  - TeresaCruz - LibraryThing

This book was fun to read! It shows how spiders can be misunderstood and all they want is to be loved (or so the book says). The story plays around with that fact and kids will love it! Read full review

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About the author (2007)

Lydia Monks has written and illustrated many books for children. She lives in London.

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