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Mary McScary

R. L. Stine, Marc Brown (Illustrator)

Hardcover

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BEWARE OF MARY MCSCARY, a fearless, fierce and funny new picture book heroine on a mission to scare her cousin Harry, from beloved, best-selling children's book icons, RL Stine and Marc Brown.

A Barnes and Noble Halloween National Storytime pick! Meet Mary McScary. Mary likes to be scary. She scares her mom, her dad, her pets, and even a balloon! But there's just one person Mary can't scare -- her cousin, Harry McScary. He's not afraid of the usual things, like spiders, snakes, and other creepy crawlies. But Mary doesn't give up that easily, and one way or another she'll find a way to give Harry the scare of his life. . . Beware of Mary McScary!Renowned bestselling children's book talents R.L. Stine, creator of the Goosebumps series, and Marc Brown, creator of the Arthur Adventure series, join forces once again in a spine-tingling, wildly funny picture book story featuring a fearless anti-heroine that will have kids and their parents cheering, "BOOOOOO!"


Praise For Mary McScary

Praise for Mary McScary:"[A] trove of ideas for mischief-making young readers." --Kirkus ReviewsPraise for The Little Shop of Monsters:"Frightfully funny. Children will scream for repeated visits to The Little Shop of Monsters." -- School Library Journal"Readers are sure to visit this shop again and again for its fantastical creatures and its slightly sinister tone." -- Kirkus"Readers looking for friendly, cuddly monsters should shop elsewhere–as Stine ominously reminds readers, 'When you come to the Little Shop of Monsters, you don't choose a monster... a monster chooses YOU!'" -- Publishers Weekly

Praise for Mary McScary:"[A] trove of ideas for mischief-making young readers." --Kirkus ReviewsPraise for The Little Shop of Monsters:"Frightfully funny. Children will scream for repeated visits to The Little Shop of Monsters." -- School Library Journal"Readers are sure to visit this shop again and again for its fantastical creatures and its slightly sinister tone." -- Kirkus"Readers looking for friendly, cuddly monsters should shop elsewhere–as Stine ominously reminds readers, 'When you come to the Little Shop of Monsters, you don't choose a monster... a monster chooses YOU!'" -- Publishers Weekly

Orchard Books, 9781338038569, 40pp.

Publication Date: August 29, 2017



About the Author

R.L. Stine is the creator of the bestselling Goosebumps series, which has more than 400 million copies in print worldwide and celebrated 25 years in 2017. Goosebumps is one of the bestselling children's series of all-time and inspired a popular television show, as well as a feature film starring Jack Black that opened at #1 at the box office. His other popular children's books include the series Fear Street, Mostly Ghostly, The Nightmare Room, and Rotten School, and his first picture book, with Marc Brown, The Little Shop of Monsters. R.L. Stine lives in New York City. You can connect with him on Twitter at @RL_Stine or Facebook: facebook.com/rlstine. For more information, visit rlstine.com and www.scholastic.com/goosebumps.
Marc Brown is the beloved creator of the bestselling Arthur Adventure book series and creative producer of PBS's Peabody and Emmy award-winning television series Arthur, now the longest-running children's animated show in history. He also has illustrated many other books for children, including the New York Times bestseller Wild About Books, as well as Mary McScary and The Little Shop of Monsters (2015), both written by R.L. Stine. For more information, visit marcbrownstudios.com.