No More Monsters for Me! (I Can Read Book 1)

3.95 avg rating
( 282 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780064441094: No More Monsters for Me! (I Can Read Book 1)

Guess what's growing in the basement . . . A baby monster! Minneapolis Simpkin is hiding it down there. But a monster is a hard thing to keep secret, especially one that hiccups and cries, and gets bigger every hour.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Peggy Parish was born and grew up in Manning, South Carolina. Before moving to New York City, she taught school in the Panhandle country and in coal-mining areas. Her first job in New York City was with the Girl Scouts, and she now teaches the third grade at the Dalton School in Manhattan. Miss Parish is the author of several other books for children, including the popular Let's Be Indians.



Marc Simont was born in 1915 in Paris. His parents were from the Catalonia region of Spain, and his childhood was spent in France, Spain, and the United States. Encouraged by his father, Joseph Simont, an artist and staff illustrator for the magazine L'Illustration, Marc Simont drew from a young age. Though he later attended art school in Paris and New York, he considers his father to have been his greatest teacher.

When he was nineteen, Mr. Simont settled in America permanently, determined to support himself as an artist. His first illustrations for a children's book appeared in 1939. Since then, Mr. Simont has illustrated nearly a hundred books, working with authors as diverse as Margaret Wise Brown and James Thurber. He won a Caldecott Honor in 1950 for illustrating Ruth Krauss's The Happy Day, and in in 1957 he was awarded the Caldecott Medal for his pictures in A Tree is Nice, by Janice May Udry.

Internationally acclaimed for its grace, humor, and beauty, Marc Simont's art is in collections as far afield at the Kijo Picture Book Museum in Japan, but the honor he holds most dear is having been chosen as the 1997 Illustrator of the Year in his native Catalonia. Mr. Simont and his wife have one grown son, two dogs and a cat. They live in West Cornwall, Connecticut. Marc Simont's most recent book is The Stray Dog.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 3.99
US$ 5.08

Convert Currency

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Parish, Peggy
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States (2001)
ISBN 10: 0064441091 ISBN 13: 9780064441094
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 224 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Guess what s growing in the basement . . . A baby monster! Minneapolis Simpkin is hiding it down there. But a monster is a hard thing to keep secret, especially one that hiccups and cries, and gets bigger every hour. Bookseller Inventory # ABZ9780064441094

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.08
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Parish, Peggy
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States (2001)
ISBN 10: 0064441091 ISBN 13: 9780064441094
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 224 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Guess what s growing in the basement . . . A baby monster! Minneapolis Simpkin is hiding it down there. But a monster is a hard thing to keep secret, especially one that hiccups and cries, and gets bigger every hour. Bookseller Inventory # ABZ9780064441094

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.41
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Parish, Peggy
Published by HarperCollins (1987)
ISBN 10: 0064441091 ISBN 13: 9780064441094
New Paperback Quantity Available: 20
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins, 1987. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 0064441091

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 2.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Parish, Peggy
ISBN 10: 0064441091 ISBN 13: 9780064441094
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97800644410940000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Parish, Peggy
Published by Harper Collins Publishers
ISBN 10: 0064441091 ISBN 13: 9780064441094
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Collins Publishers. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0064441091

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 2.09
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Parish, Peggy
Published by HARPER COLLINS (1987)
ISBN 10: 0064441091 ISBN 13: 9780064441094
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
PBShop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HARPER COLLINS, 1987. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780064441094

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 1.77
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Parish, Peggy
Published by HarperCollins (1987)
ISBN 10: 0064441091 ISBN 13: 9780064441094
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Book Deals
(Lewiston, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins, 1987. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Guess what's growing in the basement . . . A baby monster! Minneapolis Simpkin is hiding it down there. But a monster is a hard thing to keep secret, especially one that hiccups and cries, and gets bigger every hour. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0064441091

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 6.05
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Parish, Peggy
Published by Harpercollins Childrens Books (1987)
ISBN 10: 0064441091 ISBN 13: 9780064441094
New Quantity Available: 13
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Commerce, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harpercollins Childrens Books, 1987. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # KB-9780064441094

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 2.08
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Parish, Peggy
ISBN 10: 0064441091 ISBN 13: 9780064441094
New Paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 939038

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 2.34
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Parish, Peggy
Published by HarperCollins (1987)
ISBN 10: 0064441091 ISBN 13: 9780064441094
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Days of Old Books
(Wadesville, IN, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins, 1987. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Nice art cover. New and Unread paperback. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000005346

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 2.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book