Author(s): Elise Gravel
Winnie wants a monster! Some monsters smell like pirate feet and some might read your diary, but they are so darn cute! All Winnie s friends have one. But how much do Oogly-Wumps eat? Don t they ever sleep? Can monsters get lonely?I Want a Monster! is a humorous, energetic celebration of the responsibility and joy of owning your dream pet, perfect for fans of Peter Brown s Children Make Terrible Pets or anyone who s ever longed for or loved a pet of any kind.Includes a Would You Like to Adopt a Monster? activity at the back of the book."
"Elise Gravel's kooky cartoons are full of her trademark irony and wit. [She] includes just the right dose of gross, with requisite scenes of nose picking and toilet humor. I Want a Monster! is more fun than a barrel of baby Oogly-Wumps."--Quill & Quire