The Monsterologist: A Memoir in Rhyme is a scrapbook about monsters and rhyme for kids 9-12, but adults will love the concept behind this book of fun fear. Poetry is put to work on some of the most famous monsters in history as prose fleshes out some curiosity into these old tales of terror for the young. Spook the little tykes with these word twisting Halloween horror of frightful delight. Bobbi Katz and Adam McCauley the frightmeisters of word and artful pen doodles are warden to your kids inner archetypes of primeval fear of the dark. This scrapbook of scare you will not tear, but your ears will bounce with sounds of hollow and beg for more.
Open this memoir…if you dare! For inside this rare collection of letters, notes, and interviews lie the choicest fruits of the monsterologist’s bone-chilling research. In engaging rhyme, the monster master tells all about Count Dracula (“When you visit Transylvania, be sure to stay with me”); issues a werewolf warning; and dishes on trolls, ghosts, witches, ogres, and myriad mythological and literary creatures!
Designed to look like a treasured scrapbook, every page features an eye-catching mix of drawings, photos, and handwritten text. Plus, kids will love the die-cut, gatefolds, and other cool surprises throughout!