Stinky Cover


By Eleanor Davis; Eleanor Davis (Illustrator)

Toon Books, Hardcover, 9780979923845, 40pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2008


A Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor Book.

Stinky is a monster who loves pickles and possums but is terrified of people. This hilarious and heartwarming story by ferociously talented cartoonist Eleanor Davis proves that even monsters can make new friends . . . warts and all.

About the Author
Eleanor Davis grew up in Tucson, Arizona. Instead of going out in the hot sun to play and make friends, she stayed alone in her room, drawing. She started working on Stinky, her first published children s book, while still a student at the Savannah College of Art and Design. Now, only 25 years old, she s widely praised as one of the coolest artists on the new comics scene. She lives in Athens, Georgia, with her boyfriend (who is also a cartoonist) and three cats (who are not)."