When a Monster Is Born

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Orchard, 2007 - Monsters - 28 pages
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When a monster is born, almost anything can happen!Children will delight in this anarchic picture book from a new author, bought to dramatic life by the illustrations of the ever popular artist, Nick Sharratt. This is a witty and highly original monster read!Ages: 3+

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User Review  - Chawki6 - LibraryThing

In my opinion, this is a great book. One of the things I like about this book is the plot. The book switches back and forth between the “good” scenario and the “bad” scenario. “But if it’s an under ... Read full review

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User Review  - alv003 - LibraryThing

What happens when a monster is born? The get to make important choices about the kind of monster they want to be as they grow up. Instead of terrorizing the school and eating the principal, this monster joins the basketball team and gets married to another monster. (3-6) Read full review

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About the author (2007)

Sean Taylor is a writer and professional storyteller. He lived in Brazil for many years, and this story was inpsired by a Brazilian poem. He now lives in Bristol with his wife and young baby. Nick Sharratt is well known for his distinctive and memorable covers for Jacqueline Wilson's books. For Orchard, he as illustrated the bestselling Billy Bonkers. He has illustrated numerous picture books, including the award-winining Pants. He lives in Bristol with his partner.

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