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Monster on the hill

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Publisher:
Top Shelf Productions,
Pub. Date:
[2013]
Language:
English
Description
Top Shelf is proud to announce the arrival of Rob Harrell, creator of the syndicated comic strip Big Top, and his first graphic novel series, Monster on the Hill. In a fantastical 1860s England, every quiet little township is terrorized by a ferocious monster -- much to the townsfolk's delight! Each town's unique monster is a source of local pride, not to mention tourism. Each town, that is... except for one. Unfortunately, for the people of Stoker-on-Avon, their monster isn't quite as impressive. In fact, he's a little down in the dumps. Can the morose Rayburn get a monstrous makeover and become a proper horror? It's up to the eccentric Dr. Charles Wilkie and plucky street urchin Timothy to get him up to snuff, before a greater threat turns the whole town to kindling! Monsters of all ages are sure to enjoy this tale about life's challenges, the power of friendship, and creative redemption, packed with epic battles and plenty of wild beasts! "Really fun, goofy, extremely silly fantasy for readers of all ages, crying out for reviewers and critics to make appalling puns of the 'monstrously good' variety." -- Neil Gaiman
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ISBN:
9781480627741
9781603090759
Reading Level:
MG
Level 2.8, 1 Points
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Full title monster on the hill
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Last Update 2018-05-19 23:40:14PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-24 00:51:58AM

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subject_facet England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction, Fantasy comic books, strips, etc, Friendship -- Comic books, strips, etc, Monsters -- Comic books, strips, etc
title_display Monster on the hill
title_full Monster on the hill / Rob Harrell
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topic_facet Fantasy comic books, strips, etc, Friendship, Monsters, Social life and customs