The Monsters' Monster
By Patrick McDonnell
(Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780316045476, 40pp.)
Publication Date: September 2012
List Price: $17.00*
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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.
A New York Times Bestseller
An Indiebound BestsellerA National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA) Silver WinnerA Barnes & Noble Best Book of 2012
* "The story charms, but it is the overall thoughtful design that makes this a frightfully amazing book to read. Make time to share with young monsters everywhere."—Kirkus Reviews, starred review
* "McDonnell's greatest strength is to explore with tenderness the finest instincts humans show.... Another winner."—Publishers Weekly, starred review
* "This delightful title will provide a new option for 'not so scary' monster storytimes."—School Library Journal, starred review
"McDonnell arranges the tale so that it blooms like a dawning day.... Relax, little monsters, and enjoy the day."—Booklist
"Simple yet inspired."—New York Times Book Review
"Succinct and snappy."—The Bulletin