05: The Pipplewaks
By Kes Gray
Every child loves monster stories, so the Nelly The Monster Sitter stories will have huge appeal for boys and girls of age 8 and above.
Nelly's phone is still ringing with lots more monster sitting requests - and each one is full of strange surprises! From helping Altigators face their fears, battling venomous Tooth Furries, to taking care of Pipplewak eggs - Nelly's monster-sitting adventures are as unpredictable and exciting as ever!
This time Nelly is not babysitting a monster baby, but a monster baby egg. But Nelly needn't worry, Pipplewak eggs never hatch early, or do they?
Kes Gray lives in Witham, Essex, with his wife, young family and assortment of animals. After a career working in television advertising, Kes has established himself as a popular and prize-winning children's author. His picture book, Eat Your Peas, illustrated by Nick Sharratt won the 2001 Red House Children's Book award, which is judged entirely by children. It was also awarded the Sheffield and Stockport children's book prizes. His other titles for Hodder Children's Books include Baby On Board, Mum and Dad Glue, and Leave Me Alone.
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04 Oct 2012
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Hodder Children's Books
Very funny, very exciting and very, very different — Evening echo