Amanda Pig and the Awful, Scary Monster
Poor Amanda Pig! She's never going to get any sleep with all of the monsters in her room. Or maybe there are no such things as monsters. One thing's for sure, though: Amanda is going to have to be a big girl if she wants the monsters to go away for good.
- Paperback | 48 pages
- 147.3 x 228.6 x 12.7mm | 90.72g
- 09 Sep 2004
- Penguin Books Australia
- Hawthorn, Australia
- Illustrations, unspecified
This author-artist team demonstrates a solid understanding of childhood feelings and family dynamics. ("The Horn Book ") Van Leeuwen captures childhood emotions perfectly and includes just the right amount of humor. . . . This book will delight the pigletAEs many fans. (School Library Journal) This author-artist team demonstrates a solid understanding of childhood feelings and family dynamics. (The Horn Book )
About Jean Van Leeuwen
Jean Van Leeuwen is the author of more than fifty children's books, including picture books, Easy-to-Read books, and middle-grade fiction. Ms. Van Leeuwen now lives in another small town north of New York City with her husband, Bruce Gavril. She has two grown children, David and Elizabeth, and a young grandchild, who will surely inspire more stories.