Rhyming text describes a mother guiding her young monster through bedtime preparations, such as howling at the moon, snacking on worm juice and beetle bread, and choosing a bedtime story.
<p>Helen Ketteman has written twenty-seven books for children, including the popular Little Monster books, illustrated by Bonnie Leick, and <i>At the Old Haunted House</i>, illustrated by Nate Wragg. Her books have received numerous awards and accolades, such as Best Books of the Year by the <i>Boston Globe</i>, Pick of the List books by the American Booksellers Association, and inclusion on many state award lists. She lives with her husband on Sanibel Island, Florida. Learn more about the author at www.helenketteman.com.</p><p>Bonnie Leick received her BFA in film/character animation from the California Institute of Art and Design. She creates books and animated projects for children. She is the illustrator of thirteen books for children, including the popular Little Monster books, written by Helen Ketteman, and <i>Baby Bear Eats the Night</i>, written by Anthony Pearson. She lives in Sister Bay, Wisconsin, with her husband and their two French bulldogs. Learn more about the artist at www.bonnieleick.com.</p>