A Little Book of Monsters Hardcover – February 5, 2007 by Llyn Hunter (Author,
A Little Book of Monsters Hardcover – February 5, 2007
by Llyn Hunter (Author, Illustrator), Troy Wicker (Editor)
A miniature encyclopedia of mythical creatures, A Little Book of Monsters is a must for the reader of any age who seeks out the beasties that have filled human kind's imagination throughout time. Within this small tome is a light compilation of some of the most unusual creatures from the world's famous legends and myths. There are 26 beasts such as the more familiar European fare like the dragon and unicorn, but there also more exotic creatures like the tengu, raven goblin of Japan, or the xiuhcoatl, fire serpent of ancient Mexico. Each page contains a different monster rendered beautifully in detailed watercolor and pen. All are described in light verse with factual information to both enlighten and delight.