Frankenstein : A Monstrous Parody

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This laugh-out-loud funny and devilish send-up of Ludwig Bemelmans's "Madeline" is for little monsters everywhere. Frankenstein is the scariest of all the monsters in Miss Devel's castle. He can frighten anything--animals, parents, even rocks. Until one night, Miss Devel wakes up and runs downstairs to find that Frankenstein has lost his head!show more

Product details

  • 6-8
  • Hardback | 48 pages
  • 218.44 x 287.02 x 12.7mm | 453.59g
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 0312553668
  • 9780312553661
  • 718,951

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"The illustrations have traded sunny yellow for pumpkin orange backgrounds and make comically sly allusions to the original title."--"Kirkus" "Fans of the original...will enjoy spotting the parallels in this creepy-cute Halloween substitute."--"Publishers Weekly""" ."..children...will gobble this one up..."--"School Library Journal"show more

About Rick Walton

Ludworst Bemonster is the pen name for author Rick Walton and artist Nathan Hale, who got bored one Halloween and decided that their favorite children's book would be much, much better if there were monsters in it. They both live in Provo, more

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622 ratings
3.75 out of 5 stars
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4 30% (186)
3 27% (170)
2 10% (60)
1 3% (17)
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