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"In a world where monsters and fairies roam the backyard, one gnome seeks to save his true love from an experiment gone terribly awry!

You will find within the pages of this book the diary entries of one Dr. Harry Gnome, mad scientist. Here there be sock monkeys! You have been warned!"

One crazy spring, NY Times bestselling author Alethea Kontis and Eisner Award winning
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Paperback, First Edition (Limited), 32 pages
Published October 2013
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Anton Cancre
Dec 07, 2015 rated it it was amazing
The market for this book is pretty simple and self-explanatory: three year olds who are super into Dr. Horrible’s Sing-a-long Blog and the new plastic pink flamingo. That’s a demographic, right? So maybe it is a bit more complicated than that. Let’s resimplify: The story is simple and a tad silly, pulled off in short, punchy chunks. Did you really expect anything else from She Who is Glitter Incarnate?



Janet Lee’s accompanying artwork is more detailed than I expected, while holding onto the
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Kaylee
Nov 06, 2015 rated it it was amazing
I received a copy as the winner of a Goodreads giveaway - and I'm SO glad I did! This was a hoot to read with my 3 and 6 year old girls. Chock full of amusement for both them and myself. It also managed to keep their attention because each page only had text the length of a Tweet. Total win!
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"A veritable badass fairy princess." --Jim Butcher

"The faerie princess of the worlds of weird." --Jonathan Maberry

"Alethea Kontis IS fairy tales." --Jim C. Hines, author of Libriomancer

"Alethea Kontis: Awesome, racks up award nominations, wears tiaras." --SF author Ferrett Steinmetz

"I want to live in [Alethea's] head because I think that might be the most interesting place in the world!!!!"
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