A Monster Is Coming!

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

Description
"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 L. Harrison's numerous awards and honors include the Christopher Award for The Book of Giant Stories and the Missouri Library Association's Literacy Award. He lives in Missouri.

Hans Wilhelm is one of America s foremost author-illustrators of children s books, with over 42 million books in print. Many of his books have been translated into more than thirty languages and have become successful animated television series that are enjoyed by children all over the world. His books have won numerous international awards and prizes, and his work can be found in leading collections and museums across America. Hans was born in Germany and lived for many years in Africa before coming to America. He now lives in Connecticut in an old farmhouse where a converted horse stable serves as his studio.

Please visit Hans Wilhelm s website, www.hanswilhelm.com.