I Want to Be in a Scary Story
|Author:||Sean Taylor Sean; Jean Jullien Jean|
The stellar duo behind Hoot Owl: Master of Disguise reunites to create a book that will have children (and their parents!) roaring with laughter once again.From the team behind the acclaimed Hoot Owl, Master of Disguise comes a very scary read-aloud story ... or is it? Monster wants to be in a scary story - but is he brave enough? Scary stories have creepy witches and creaky stairs and dark hallways and spooky shadows... Oh my goodness me! That is very scary. Maybe, a funny story would be better after all? Brilliantly interactive, children will delight in the wickedly funny turn-of-the-pages, see themselves in the goofy, unconventional monster, and revel in the bold, hilarious illustration of celebrated graphic artist, Jean Jullien.
"[...] a playful, inventive read-aloud tale" * The Bookseller *
Sean Taylor has written more than 40 books for young readers. These include picture books such as Hoot Owl, Master of Disguise, illustrated by Jean Jullien, Where the Bugaboo Lives, illustrated by Neal Layton, The World Champion of Staying Awake, illustrated by Jimmy Liao, A Brave Bear, illustrated by Emily Hughes and Don't Call Me Choochie Pooh, illustrated by Kate Hindley. He lives in Bristol with his wife and two sons. Find Sean online at www.seantaylorstories.com and on twitter as @seantstories.Originally from Nantes, France, Jean Jullien is an illustrator who works with a vast range of media including illustration, photography, installations and clothing. He graduated from Central Saint Martins in 2008 and from the Royal College of Art in 2010. In 2011, he founded Jullien Brothers, specializing in moving image. His clients include Waterstones, the Tate, Channel 4, Byron Burger, The New York Times and the Guardian; he also regularly exhibits his work in France and in London. His picture books include Hoot Owl: Master of Disguise, written by Sean Taylor, and Ralf. Find Jean online at www.jeanjullien.com and on Twitter and Instagram as @jean_jullien.