The Monster's Ring: A Magic Shop Book (Hardcover)

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By Bruce Coville, Katherine Coville (Illustrator)
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Description


"Twist it once, you're horned and haired;"
"Twist it twice and fangs are bared;"
"Twist it thrice? No one has dared "
Russell is sure that the ring he gets at Mr. Elives' shop is just a silly magic trick, but he follows the instructions and twists the ring twice anyway--and becomes a monster Includes an author's note.

Praise For…


"This lively tale . . . is more than just another story about [Halloween]. . . . It is a good book that will appeal, at any time, to anyone who, like Russell, is 'very fond of monsters.'"--The New York Times Book Review
"The mix of monsters, magic, and Halloween has a built-in appeal."--Booklist
"Bruce Coville's story is a Halloween romp, with Katherine Coville's illustrations revving up the chills and giggles . . . a junior Jekyll and Hyde."--Publishers Weekly


"This lively tale . . . will appeal, at any time, to anyone who, like Russell, is ''very fond of monsters.'' "  

"A Halloween romp, with Katherine Coville''s illustrations revving up the chills and giggles . . . A junior Jekyll and Hyde."



Product Details
ISBN: 9780152046187
Publisher: Harcourt Children's Books
Publication Date: September 1st, 2002
Pages: 128

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