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Bella and Monty are best friends. They love doing everything together. Unfortunately, Monty is petrified of absolutely everything, but thankfully Bella is as brave as brave can be and will help her friend overcome his fears.

‘A reassuring tale to help children conquer their fears.’ – Nursery World

Alex T Smith is the World Book Day illustrator for 2014 and also the author of the internationally bestselling fiction series Claude, which was shortlisted for the Waterstone’s prize and was part of the Richard and Judy Book Club.

Follow Alex at http://alextsmith.blogspot.co.uk and https://twitter.com/Alex_T_Smith

Reviews

Alex T Smith's illustrations accentuate this quirkiness and make every page a delight to pore over.
BookBag
The funky style of the pictures allows the story to playfully deal with the childhood fears.
Junior Magazine
Delightfully illustrated... recommended.
School Librarian
Inventive and reassuring story with zany pictures.
Bournemouth Daily Echo
A reassuring tale to help children conquer their fears.
Nursery World