Molly Maybe and the Monster Mission by Kristina Stephenson
  

Molly Maybe and the Monster Mission

Written by Kristina Stephenson

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There’s an amazing monster world right underneath Molly Maybe’s treehouse and she can get there via her magical machine, the Mundervator. When holes start appearing on her neighbour’s lawn, Molly suspects that monsters might be at the bottom of them. Sure enough, there’s a big friendly purple monster that needs her help. Great fun to read aloud, this new adventure for little Molly Maybe and her faithful canine companion Waggy Burns provides another helping of fun and excitement, in a story that adroitly celebrates ingenuity, friendship and independence too. ~ Andrea Reece

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Molly Maybe and the Monster Mission by Kristina Stephenson

Molly Maybe has a marvellous secret - she and her faithful sidekick, Waggy Burns, are the only ones who can travel to an amazing monster world which mirrors our own. In the brilliant, new look edition of the first book in the Molly Maybe series, take a ride in the incredible mundervator with Molly and help her solve a crisis in Undermunder!

Find out more about the Molly Maybe books at Molly Maybe's Monsters!

About the Author

Kristina Stephenson

Kristina Stephenson trained as a set and costume designer. She had a successful career in Theatre and Children’s TV until she had her children. Wanting to stay at home with them, she turned to illustration. She has illustrated many non-fiction books.

Kristina lives with her husband, who is a musician, and her son and daughter in Wiltshire.

A Day in the Life of Me

The alarm clock wakes me early – too early sometimes – but I’m glad it does – I must be up before anyone else. I need a quiet house (and the calming influence of the dawn chorus) in order to perfect my ‘master work-plan for the day’. I also need to pick a nice menu for supper, pack some sandwiches and a big bottle of water for Maddie’s geography trip and find that favourite little something for Charlie to take to school - just in case - (now where have I heard that before?).

At school I kiss the kids goodbye, remount my faithful bike and head back home. Home, which as I cycle towards it, is morphing magically into a place of work – an office. I’m clever you see: I make the beds, I wash up the breakfast things, and I hide away anything laundry-like, before I leave the house. I do it every morning, you know, so that by the time I return, the transformation has taken place. Wow!

This happens in a little room, which nestles neatly between the kitchen (which is, of course, on my return, no longer a kitchen but a place to refresh water pots and wash paint brushes) and the tiny courtyard (now bereft of all bikes bar mine), which has become a secret garden into which I look for inspiration and the occasional fairy.

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Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 2

Author

Kristina Stephenson
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Author's Website

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Publisher

Simon & Schuster Childrens Books an imprint of Simon & Schuster Ltd

Publication date

25th August 2016

ISBN

9781471160547

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