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Practical Guides
Nina Hess

A Practical Guide to Monsters will appeal both to fantasy fans and to children (ages five to eleven) who love encyclopedic non-fiction. Give it to them with a clove of garlic and an iron stake, and watch their eyes light up.”
—Big A, Little A

How do you trick a troll? Do vampires sleep? Why worry about yuan-ti? Debuting at #3 on The New York Times list, this best-selling guide to the monster world showcases the spooky, unexpected, and always fascinating world of monsters.

NINA HESS is a senior editor of fantasy books for young readers, an instructor in writing for children at the University of Washington, and the author of several early readers including Whose Feet?

Item Details
Item Code: 959897200
Release Date: August 2007
Series: Mirrrorstone Spotlights
Format: Trade Hardcover
Page Count: 80
Price: $12.95 C$16.95
ISBN: 978-0-7869-4809-3