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Monster Hospital: Big, Fat, Smelly Ogre
     

Monster Hospital: Big, Fat, Smelly Ogre

by Gillian Johnson
 

Frank the ogre has come to Monster Hospital with a tummy ache because he ate two nasty kids for breakfast. The four naughtiest children in the school are recruited by the mysterious Sister Winifred to be his doctors. Can these not-exactly friends help Frank without getting gobbled up or suffocating from the stupendous stink? It takes a monster to know a monster ...

Overview

Frank the ogre has come to Monster Hospital with a tummy ache because he ate two nasty kids for breakfast. The four naughtiest children in the school are recruited by the mysterious Sister Winifred to be his doctors. Can these not-exactly friends help Frank without getting gobbled up or suffocating from the stupendous stink? It takes a monster to know a monster ...

And read more stories in the Monster Hospital series by the acclaimed author-illustrator of the THORA books.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
Johnson's writing is witty and inventive ... This is a book full of fun—Sunday Times Children's Book of the Week

Wonderfully inventive and witty - the sort of book that gladdens the heart—Children's Bookseller and Publisher, Austra

Thora is an irresistible new character ... storytelling at its best.—Starred review, Publishing News

Thora is a thoroughly modern heroine in a fantasy adventure story with a pleasantly old-fashioned feel to it ... Gillian Johnson's own illustrations add to the book's charm.—Books for Keeps

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781444903553
Publisher:
Hodder & Stoughton, Ltd.
Publication date:
03/01/2012
Series:
Monster Hospital Series , #1
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
5 - 7 Years

Meet the Author

Gillian Johnson studied science and English at university. She's had lots of different jobs - working with Indian children in northern Canada, accompanying Inuit babies on small planes to their homes in remote communities, doing editorial cartoons for the university paper, teaching English to high school students. Eventually, she published a children's book and has been doing it ever since. She lives with her family and divides her time between Oxford and Tasmania.

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