Wednesday, November 21, 2012
GHOST IN THE HOUSE by Ammi-Joan Paquette with illustrations by Adam Record. Candlewick Press, 2013.
A ghost is joined by some of the other creatures of the night in this cumulative story told in poetry. A monster, a mummy, a skeleton, and a witch join the ghost as they travel through the house tracking down a noise. Who or what could be causing it? <623>
ROMPING MONSTERS, STOMPING MONSTERS by Jane Yolen with illustrations by Kelly Murphy. Candlewick Press, 2013.
A day in the park for monsters includes all of the ordinary things: swings and slides, ice cream, and fun. Simple rhyming text will make this a terrific choice for emerging readers. <624>
VAMPIRE BABY by Kelly Bennett with illustrations by Paul Meisel. Candlewick Press, 2013.
When Tootie gets her first teeth, they are her canines. Her older brother is convinced that Tootie is a Vampire Baby because of the teeth and because Tootie loves to bite. Can he help Tootie find a new home? <625>