A Monster Calls
Inspired by an Idea from Siobhan Dowd
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Candlewick Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $12.00|
| Book Description: |An unflinching, darkly funny, and deeply moving story of a boy, his seriously ill mother, and an unexpected monstrous visitor.
At seven minutes past midnight, thirteen-year-old Conor wakes to find a monster outside his bedroom window. But it isn't the monster Conor's been expecting-- he's been expecting the one from his nightmare, the nightmare he's had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments. The monster in his backyard is different. It's... More Description