Sophie and the Sea Monster

Sophie and the Sea Monster

Book - 2005
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Ack! What's a kid to do when the monster under her bed is more afraid than she is? Sophie worried about wearing the right clothes to school. She worried about big dogs, bats, thunderstorms, snapping turtles, and losing her homework. She wondered what held the moon up and she worried that it would fall on her house. She worried about everything all the time. But most of all, Sophie worried that there was a sea monster under her bed. And there is a sea monster under her bed! He's small and blue, and a terrible singer - and it turns out that he's afraid to come out! Sophie decides to coax him out into the world, and sharing adventures together, they both forget to be afraid. Michael Martchenko's bright, colourful and energetic artwork is the perfect complement to award-winning Don Gillmor's tale.This wonderfully crafted and whimsical story touches on real childhood issues, and features a fabulous new character sure to become a favourite friend for young readers.
Publisher: Markham, Ont. : North Winds Press, c2005.
ISBN: 9780439974615
Characteristics: 30 pages :,color illustrations ;,26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Martchenko, Michael - Illustrator


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JewelMcLatchy Apr 03, 2012

A good "conquering fears" book for pre-school and younger school-aged children


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JewelMcLatchy Apr 18, 2012

But most of all there are sea monsters...I'm afraid of water, also sharks, whales and eels" (said the sea monster living under Sophie's bed)

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