The Baby That Roared!
Mr. and Mrs. Deer would love a baby, and one day they find a little antlered bundle on the doorstep. Mrs. Deer thinks their wish has come true; Mr. Deer thinks that the baby is very, very peculiar.When the baby won't stop roaring, they ask advice from family and friends but it takes wise old Granny Bear to spot the problem: the baby's not a baby - it's a little monster. A very greedy little monster at that ...and why have all their friends mysteriously disappeared?Hilarious and quirky story bringing together two popular picture book themes for children and adults alike: monsters and new babies. Full of appealing animals characters with a surprise at the end - slightly revolting for maximum child appeal!
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - maureene87 - LibraryThing
What a marvelously weird little book. I really thought I knew where it was going at one point, and then it completely surprised me, which is nice! Nonetheless, I didn’t totally love it–a little too quirky, maybe? Not sure. Regardless, it’s a fun book and I think would make a great readaloud. Read full review
THE BABY THAT ROAREDUser Review - Kirkus
Some parents are blind to the faults of their beloved babies.Mr. and Mrs. Deer are desperate for a baby to love and cuddle and read stories to. One morning they find a roaring bundle on their doorstep ... Read full review