The Monster Returns by Peter McCarty

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Jeremy thought he’d seen the last of his monster when he sent him away with a one-way bus ticket. But suddenly there’s a knock on the door . . . and the monster has returned!
Jeremy tries to decide what to do. Is it possible that the monster is in need of a friend?
Peter McCarty brings his popular monster back in style, with a sequel that will have kids drawing their own little monsters in no time.


About Peter McCarty

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PETER MCCARTY is the author and illustrator of many books for children, including Fabian Escapes, Moon Plane, and T Is for Terrible, as well as Hondo & Fabian, a Caldecott Honor Book. He lives with his family in upstate New York.
Published January 31, 2012 by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR). 40 pages
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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(The endpapers feature a harried-looking adult McCarty carrying a bag of groceries, his sightline awhirl with preliminary sketches of characters.) On an especially lonesome day, Jeremy takes out his fanciest pen and draws like a fiend, and that’s what he gets — a monstrous blue fiend (who brings...

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