Author(s): Andrew Daddo
Some monsters have pointed teeth and snuffly grunts, and stink, but other monsters are cute. A scary, funny story about a loveable monster, with a surprise twist at the end.
"This story is, quite simply, wonderful. Whatley's awesome illustrations make an impression right from the cover ... Add to that Daddo's funny, witty honest text and this collaboration is a winner that won't fail to impress" wrote Kids Book Review.
Andrew Daddo is one of Australia’s most popular television personalities. He started writing for children in 2001, when his first collection of stories, SPRUNG!, was published. Since then, Andrew has written 18 best-selling books, including the hugely successful picture book collaboration with Emma Quay, GOOD NIGHT, ME. Andrew lives on Sydney’s northern beaches with his wife and three children.
Bruce Whatley is one of Australia’s best-loved and most-respected author–illustrators. His most recent books include the enormously successful and award-winning Diary of a Wombat, written by Jackie French, and its companion volume, The Secret World of Wombats, also illustrated by Bruce. The best selling team have also collaborated on Pete the Sheep, and most recently, Josephine Wants to Dance. Two of Bruce’s previous books, The Ugliest Dog in the World and Tails from Grandad’s Attic, were named as Notable Books by the Children’s Book Council of Australia in 1993 and 1996 respectively. Looking for Crabs was shortlisted by the Children’s...