Book Description

A hilarious tale of an adorable, ugly, little monster with the gross-out humour that kids love.

Gregor the little monster is strong, loud, and frighteningly fast, but when he worries that he might not be handsome with his rotten, crooked teeth and his stinky, cheesy feet, he decides to ask his family and friends. With the gross humour children will love, this story will delight them with its descriptive tale of an adorable little monster that discovers he is in fact much loved and horribly handsome.

“Dully’s bright, digital illustrations are deliriously goofy, each a story in itself. They give Dax’s straightforward silliness, teeming with juicy adjectives, a nice lift.” (Picture book. 3-5)” —Kirkus Reviews (U.S.)

“This book gently explores the important concepts of self-esteem and body issues. … You Are Oh So Horribly Handsome! is a story of positive reinforcement, love and acceptance.” —Reading Time

Eva Dax grew up in Münsterland, Germany. Whilst she studied literature in Essen, she also worked as a freelance journalist for various publishers, TV and radio stations. Today she is a radio editor and lives with her husband and two sons in Cologne.

Sabine Dully was born in the Palatinate region of Germany, and studied communications design at the FH Trier. After completing her studies, she worked freelance for various agencies and studios in Germany as well as on her own short films. Since 2007, she has been the art director of a design agency and has been involved in many projects for German children’s television. She lives with her husband in Cologne.

Age Range: 5-8

RRP: $25.99

ISBN: 978-1-76036-013-9

Juvenile Fiction / Monsters

Book Details
Eva Dax
Sabine Dully
25.0 cm in H · 25.3 cm in W · 32 pages
Release Date:
September 2016
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