The Slime That Would Not Die

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The Slime That Would Not Die

By Laura Dower; Dave Schlafman (Illustrator)

Grosset & Dunlap, Paperback, 9780448449128, 143pp.

Publication Date: August 6, 2009


Jesse Ranger was just an average kid with an obsession for Oswald Leery?s B-Monster movies until he discovered a dangerous secret. It turns out Leery?s special filming process brought his movie monsters to life and now they?ve escaped the screen! Something must be done, so Leery recruits Jesse, Stella, Damon, and Lindsey to help. But how do you trap a B-Monster, especially one made up of slime?

About the Author
Laura Dower is the author of "For Girls Only: Everything Great About Being a Girl". She has written more than ninety books for young readers of all ages from picture books to young adult fiction and nonfiction and is the author of the popular series "From the Files of Madison Finn". Laura was born in Massachusetts, and graduated from Columbia University. After a procession of odd jobs babysitting, waitressing, coffee-making, switchboard-operating she worked in children s publishing for many years before becoming a full-time author. She lives in Yonkers, New York with her husband and three children. In her spare time, she is a Cub Scout den leader and Girl Scout Brownie troop co-leader.