Synopses & Reviews
Wanda is afraid there is a monster in her closet. Her parents say there isn't, her brother snickers, but Grandma says "Maybe there is." Spinelli's wise and funny story provides a fresh perspective on the problem of monsters. Full color.
"A must for chasing away those nighttime jitters with a hearty dose of giggles."
"Spinelli takes one small crisis of childhood and treats it respectfully and without hysteria."
The Horn Book
Wanda is afraid there's a monster in her closet. Her mom and dad say there's no such thing. But Granny, listening at the closet door, says, "Yep, I do believe there's one in there." Granny actually she feels sorry for the monster!