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My Monster Mama Loves Me So

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ISBN13: 9780688168667
ISBN10: 0688168663
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My monster mama loves me so!
Let me tell you how I know:
When I wake up, she tweaks my nose,
tickles all my pointy toes,
combs the cobwebs from my bangs,
and makes sure that I brush my fangs....

At once tender and funny, this monster bedtime story is guaranteed to generate giggles, tickles, and plenty of monster hugs.

About the Author

Laura Leuck is the author of these other books for children: Goodnight, Baby Monster; My Monster Mama Loves Me So; Sun is Falling, Night is Calling; My Baby Brother Has Ten Tiny Toes; and Teeny, Tiny Mouse. Ms. Leuck lives in Princeton, New Jersey, with her husband, Art, and their two sons, Matthew and Shane.

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Jennifer Starkman, July 7, 2007 (view all comments by Jennifer Starkman)
Laura Leuck?s My Monster Mama Loves Me So is an engaging little story about the joys of the mother-child relationship, told from an unusual point of view: that of a little monster listing all of the ways that his ?monster mama? shows her love for him. While a few of the monster references may be too abstract for some children (e.g. an allusion to the monsters sleeping during the day and waking up at night), the vast majority of them will be very familiar to even the youngest kids.
Probably the greatest recommendation for this book, though, is that the preschoolers I have read it to have LOVED it, getting a real kick out of seeing so many familiar routines turned on their head and ?monsterized.? Not to mention the fact that they seem to particularly delight in the idea that they are ?brave enough? for a ?scary monster story??one that, thankfully for parents who don?t feel like dealing with nightmares, is not actually the least bit frightening at all.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780688168667
Author:
Buehner, Mark
Author:
Buehner, Mark
Author:
by Laura Leuck and Mark Buehner
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Family - General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Bedtime Stories
Subject:
Stories in rhyme
Subject:
Monsters
Subject:
Social Issues - Emotions & Feelings
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Mother and child
Subject:
Children s-General
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Publication Date:
19990931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from PreS to K
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
24
Dimensions:
9 x 9 x 0.25 in 11.52 oz
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
02-05

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