A Monster Is Coming!

A Monster Is Coming! Cover

A Monster Is Coming!

By David L. Harrison; Hans Wilhelm (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780375866777, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 22, 2011

"Beginning readers who crave suspense will be drawn to this gentle spin on the 'Chicken Little' motif." Kirkus Reviews
When Inchworm misunderstands a conversation between Mama Bug and her baby, he warns Toad who tells Rabbit. Rabbit tips off Mouse who alerts Fox. Before long they've concocted a monster of a rumor that is flat-out funny This Step 2 story has basic vocabulary and short sentences. It is perfect for emergent readers.

About the Author
DAVID HARRISON has written over 70 books for children and adults, including the Step into Reading titles, "Wake Up, Sun!," "Johnny Appleseed: My Story," and "Paul Bunyan: My Story." He lives in Missouri. HANS WILHELM is the author-illustrator of more than 200 children's books. His books have been translated into 20 languages and have become successful animated television series that are enjoyed by children all over the world. Hans is the author-illustrator of the popular early reader series Noodles (Scholastic). He lives in Connecticut.