Goodnight Goon

Goodnight Goon Cover

Goodnight Goon

A Petrifying Parody

By Michael Rex; Michael Rex (Illustrator)

G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780399245343, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 14, 2008

Goodnight monsters everywhere, in this parody romp with its own special twist

" ?Goodnight tomb. Goodnight goon. Goodnight Martians taking over the moon.?"

It's bedtime in the cold gray tomb with a black lagoon, and two slimy claws, and a couple of jaws, and a skull and a shoe and a pot full of goo. But as a little werewolf settles down, in comes the Goon determined at all costs to run amok and not let any monster have his rest.

A beloved classic gets a kind-hearted send up in this utterly monsterized parody; energetic art and a hilarious text will have kids begging to read this again and again.

About the Author
Michael Rex lives in the Bronx, New York.