Ally-Saurus & the Very Bossy Monster (Hardcover)

By Richard Torrey

Sterling Children's Books, 9781454921233, 40pp.

Publication Date: August 8, 2017

List Price: 16.95*
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Description

What happens when a bossy new girl tries to make everyone play by her rules?
Ally-saurus is back--and ROARING louder than ever
Ally-saurus and her friends always have lots of fun playing pretend. They stomp, they roar, they dance, each in their own way. But new girl Maddie wants everyone to play by HER rules. "Monsters can't be dinosaurs or dancers," she insists. Worst of all, she won't let little Petey have his teddy bear Can Ally-saurus help Maddie understand that bossiness is no fun at all? With charm and humor, Richard Torrey teaches a gentle lesson in respecting each other's differences . . . and playing nice.


About the Author

Richard Torrey is an author, artist, and editorial cartoonist. He has written and illustrated eight books, including Sterling's Ally-saurus & the First Day of School; the popular Beans Baker series for Random House; and the three-book series Almost, Why? and Because for HarperCollins. He has also illustrated dozens of books for Simon & Schuster, Golden Books, McGraw-Hill, and Scholastic; had his art published in Highlights magazine, KidCity, and Inside Sports; and created a successful line of greeting cards for Recycled Paper Greetings. Richard lives with his wife and children in Shoreham, NY. You can learn more about him at richardtorrey.com.