Once upon a time, there were three little rascals who thought they were the BIGGEST, BADDEST monsters around. Then along came an even BIGGER monster who changed their minds. And all it took was two little words.
In this playful tale from bestselling picture book author Patrick McDonnell, a very BIG monster shows three very BAD little monsters the power of boundless gratitude.
A New York Times Bestseller
An Indiebound Bestseller
A National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA) Silver Winner
A Barnes & Noble Best Book of 2012
* "The story charms, but it is the overall thoughtful design that makes this a frightfully amazing book to read. Make time to share with young monsters everywhere." - Kirkus Reviews, starred review
* "McDonnell's greatest strength is to explore with tenderness the finest instincts humans show.... Another winner." - Publishers Weekly, starred review
* "This delightful title will provide a new option for 'not so scary' monster storytimes." - School Library Journal, starred review
McDonnell arranges the tale so that it blooms like a dawning day.... Relax, little monsters, and enjoy the day. - Booklist
Simple yet inspired. - New York Times Book Review
Succinct and snappy. - The Bulletin