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    HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, Paperback, 2008
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    HarperCollins Publishers, Hardcover, 1997

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Average rating
3.7 out of 5
Based on 30 Ratings and 15 Reviews

Book Description
It must be big! The ground is shaking! It must be huge! The earth is quaking! Who will be brave enough to drive it away?
Book Information
PublisherHarperCollins Publishers
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages48
Publication Date03/1997
The Creators
About Nick Butterworth (Author, Illustrator) : Nick Butterworth is a published author, editor, and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Nick Butterworth include Percy Annual, Thud, Tiger.
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Reader Comments
6/14/2009 Glenn Hibburt said: I loved this little story by Nick and his excellent illustrations. It's all about the dangers of assumption. A wonderful twist at the end. I enjoyed it a lot.
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7/17/2008 Louise Tucker said:
This is a fun book to read and children love the way you can change the emphasis on the word "thud" throughout the book. (As the monster comes and goes the word is either big or small. ) It also teaches how teamwork can be the best approach as well as that things are not always as scary as they ma... more

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