By Chris Gall
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780316089159, 40pp.
Publication Date: July 20, 2011
Chris Gall's vibrant artwork leaps off the page with a dynamic comic book aesthetic that will grab both parents and monster-loving kids.
* "Combines humor and a touch of magic.... certain to provide more than a few laughs."—Kirkus Reviews, starred review
* "This is a delicious little shocker of a picture book that ought to whip... crowd[s] of youngsters into a shrieking, laughing frenzy."—Booklist, starred review
"Explosive, cinematic panels; retro Ben-Day dot patterns allude to classic funnies."—Publishers Weekly
"Colorful and catchy... [a] gleeful cautionary tale."— School Library Journal
"Mr. Creacher's cautionary tales, told in rhyme, are as appealing as Chris Gall's bold, cartoonlike drawings. It's an educational horror story with a happy ending."—USA Today