Brave Beast by Chris Judge

Brave Beast

Written by Chris Judge
Part of the The Beast Series

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This sequel to the award-winning The Lonely Beast sees the Beast acting bravely when out on a mission to track down the scary creature who is terrifying the islanders with his terrible noise. What kind of a monster can it be? The Brave Beast’s journey, how he overcomes his fears and how he uncovers the monster are all brilliantly captured in Chris Judge’s vibrant illustrations.


Brave Beast by Chris Judge

The Beast is back and this time it's up to him to help restore peace to an island, which is being threatened by a scary monster. Determined to face his fears, the Beast sets out to find the monster. But, perhaps, the island monster isn't so scary after all...

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- Magnificent. The enjoyable text is complemented beautifully by rich, vibrant, quirky illustrations. Chris Judge is definitely one to watch out for. -- Children's Books Ireland

About the Author

Chris Judge

Chris Judge is the award winning author/illustrator of The Lonely Beast, three successive picture books and a number of other projects. His work has appeared in high-profile advertising campaigns, newspapers, magazines, exhibitions and other media in Ireland and the UK.

Visit Chris' Lonely Beast website which has a space for readers' artwork and things to make.

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32 pages


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Andersen Press Ltd

Publication date

7th March 2013




Publisher Profile

Andersen Press Ltd is an imprint of Andersen Press

logo Andersen Press is one of the leading independent children’s publishers, publishing some of the biggest names in the world of children's books including the much-loved picture book characters the Little Princess and Elmer the patchwork elephant. Andersen Press is the home of many award-winning authors and illustrators including Melvin Burgess, Rebecca Stead, Satoshi Kitamura, Tony Ross, David McKee, Chris Judge and Jeanne Willis. Founded in 1976 by Klaus Flugge it won the Bologna Best Children’s Publisher prize in the European Category in 2016, the company’s 40th anniversary year.

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