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Pip and Posy: The Scary Monster

Bookstart booklist of books about monsters.

  • Big Scary Monster

    Thomas Docherty, Illustrator: Thomas Docherty

    A cautionary tale, humorously told and beautifully illustrated, with plenty of scope for noisy participation from young readers.

  • Bedtime for Monsters

    Ed Vere
    Puffin Books

    Do you ever wonder if somewhere, not too far away, there might be monsters?

  • Pip and Posy: The Scary Monster

    Axel Scheffler
    Nosy Crow

    Full of lovely detail, this is a delightful story about being brave and taking turns

  • Love Monster

    Rachel Bright
    HarperCollins Children's Books

    A funny and charming picture book illustrated with Rachel Bright’s engaging and expressive etchings with a feel good message

  • Do Not Enter the Monster Zoo!

    Amy Sparkes, Illustrated by Sara Ogilvie
    Red Fox

    Can our young hero take on a Monster Zoo full of naughty creatures - and survive to tell the tale?

  • That's Not My Monster...

    Fiona Watt Illustrated by Rachel Wells
    Usborne Publishing

    This monster-themed book is an entertaining addition to the much-loved That's Not My... series.