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Vile: A Cautionary Tale for Little Monsters

2.56 of 5 stars 2.56  ·  rating details  ·  9 ratings  ·  4 reviews
With a revolting cast of nasties brought to life by playfully scratchy illustrations, this mischievous picture book demonstrates that perhaps life is not so great when spent solely in the pursuit of vileness

Lessons at the University of Vile are strict. With a timetable designed to refine the skills of grabbing, snatching, pushing, shoving, surreptitious tripping, and not-p
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published January 1st 2011 by Lion Hudson (first published January 1st 2010)
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Sarah BT
I was very disappointed in this book. I think I was expecting more from the title. I guess it could be seen as a cautionary tale because we learn what happens when bad mannered monsters learn to be nice and where they are sent. But cautionary doesn't seem like the right word because we're never told that we're supposed to be on the side of the University of Vile and want to go there. Maybe kids will like it and there's lots of gross moments. I was just expecting more humor and a different story ...more
Good for class etiquette reinforcement. Great what-not-to-do examples for personal hygiene and bad habits. Would definitely read to Pre-K thru K.
Aug 12, 2013 Nora rated it 2 of 5 stars
Shelves: jp
Eh. At least it had bright colors....
Apr 22, 2011 PWRL marked it as to-read
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