This Is the House That Monsters Built (Hardcover)

This Is the House That Monsters Built By Steve Metzger, Jared Lee (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Steve Metzger, Jared Lee (Illustrator)


This spooky spoof on "This Is the House That Jack Built" is perfect Halloween fun!

"This is the skeleton who nailed down the floor,That upset the werewolf who put in a door,That stopped the spider who started to crawl,That shocked the mummy who raised the wall,Inside the house that monsters built."This Is the House That Monsters Built uses the building verse characteristic of the original nursery rhyme "This Is the House That Jack Built." A vampire, a ghost, a zombie, a mummy, and more all contribute to the spooky fun in the house that monsters built. Young children will love the zany artwork featuring all the different monsters from bestselling illustrator Jared Lee!

About the Author

Jared Lee has illustrated more than 100 books for young readers. He has received awards from the Society of Illustrators, the Martha Kinney Cooper Ohioana Library Association, the National Cartoonists Society, and others. He lives in Ohio with his wife and a menagerie of dogs, cats, ponies, ducks, and a few unknown creatures.
Steve Metzger is the bestselling author of over sixty children's books, including Detective Blue, Pluto Visits Earth!, The Turkey Train, When the Leaf Blew In, Five Little Sharks Swimming in the Sea, and the Dinofours series. Steve lives in New York with his family.

Praise For…

Praise for Detective Blue by Steve Metzger and illustrated by Tedd Arnold"Metzger's clever story, recounted in deadpan, Dragnet-style prose, will entertain anyone with knowledge of Mother Goose. ... This will make a popular read-aloud." --BooklistPraise for Pluto Visits Earth! by Steve Metzger and illustrated by Jared Lee"The ink and color-wash illustrations offer dynamic, cartoonlike, and sometimes amusing or absurd details of life in space." --BooklistPraise for There Was a Cold Lady Who Swallowed Some Snow! by Lucille Colandro and illustrated by Jared Lee"Lee's cartoon art extends the absurd humor in delightful drawings of the manic woman gobbling her strange meal." --BooklistPraise for This Is the House That Monsters Built"A great choice for a primary grade Halloween storytime." --School Library Journal
Product Details
ISBN: 9780545611121
ISBN-10: 0545611121
Publisher: Cartwheel Books
Publication Date: June 28th, 2016
Pages: 32
Language: English