Author: Tony Ross
Paperback: 32 page(s)
Age Range: 2 - 5
Ontario curriculum: Language - Reading
After chomping his way through the planets of his own galaxy, a hungry monster sets off in his spaceship in search of a new planet to gobble up. He sets his sights on a pretty blue planet called Earth. Little Tommy Brown, who is particularly scared of monsters, is singled out for a visit...
Essential reading for anyone who has ever worried what might be lurking under the bed at night; this is a spooky tale with a clever twist that makes the hungry monster not nearly as scary as he thinks he is. This funny story is an imaginative way to ease anxiety and cope with bedtime fears. In the classroom, 'I'm Coming to Get You!' provides a starting point for discussing feelings and emotions and for encouraging young children to differentiate between the real and the imaginary.