Nelly, the Monster Sitter (Paperback)

By Kes Gray

Razorbill, 9781595142597, 272pp.

Publication Date: August 6, 2009

List Price: 8.99*
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When Petronella Morton puts an ad in the local newspaper saying, “MONSTER SITTING AFTER SCHOOL AND WEEKENDS. CALL NELLY,” she never expects that her phone will actually ring. AND RING AND RING AND RING. 
Nelly soon discovers that there are families of monsters living secretly all over the Montelimar Estate. Join her at three addresses for three monstrously different babysitting adventures. 
Funny, exciting, and irreverent, Nelly the Monster Sitter stories will have huge appeal for boys and girls of eight and above.

About the Author

Kes Gray is an award-winning author of more than fifty books for children of all ages. In 2001 his first picture book, Eat Your Peas, won the prestigious Red House Children’s Book Award. He has since become a three-time category winner and is the only author in the history of the Award to win prizes for both picture book and fiction story writing. He lives in Essex with his wife and children. Find out more at