Synopses & Reviews
Caldecott Award-winning author-artist Ed Emberley has created an ingenious way for children to chase away their nighttime fears. Kids can turn the pages of this die-cut book and watch the Big Green Monster grow. Then, when they're ready to show him who's in charge, they'll turn the remaining pages and watch him disappear! This lavish reissue features dramatic die-cut eyes and sparkling foil on the cover.
Caldecott medalist Ed Emberley has designed an ingenious book to help children overcome their fear of monsters. With each turn of the page, a new part is revealed, until all of a big, green monster has taken shape. Then, with the words, "You don't scare me!, " page by page, the monster slowly disappears. Full color.
About the Author
Ed Emberley is the illustrator and author of over 80 books, including the bestselling Go Away, Big Green Monster!
and his enormously popular "Drawing Book" series. He has received many awards and accolades, including a Caldecott Honor in 1967 for One Wide River to Cross
and a Caldecott Medal in 1968 for Drummer Hoff.
Ed Emberley lives in Ipswich, Massachusetts
, with his wife, Barbara. You can visit him online at www.edemberley.com.