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Little Monster Did It!

3.68  ·  Rating details ·  34 Ratings  ·  9 Reviews
This enchanting story about the arrival of a new baby has a funny and mischievous main character. Little Monster loves Amy, but he doesn t love the new baby. He starts doing very naughty things. And Amy gets the blame!"
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published June 1st 1996 by Dial Books (first published 1996)
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Traci
Oct 10, 2011 rated it really liked it
Little Monster Did It! by Helen Cooper is a book about a little girl named Amy and her best friend, who happens to be a little monster. Her parents give Little Monster (a stuffed animal) as a present to their daughter. Soon after, her mother comes home from the hospital with a baby brother. The only problem is, Little Monster begins causing mischief and getting Amy in trouble because he doesn't like the new baby. Little Monster comes to life in this book, but it quickly comes to an end when it a ...more
Brian James
Jan 25, 2010 rated it really liked it
Told in the voice of a little girl, this delightful book takes a fun look sibling rivalry. When a new baby arrives, the little narrator isn't so excited. "Can't we send the baby back?" she asks at one point. Whereas most stories like this focus on some type of jealousy toward the younger sibling's attention from the parents, this book looks at it from a slightly different angle. The baby disrupts the young girl's routine. Her frustration stems less from the sibling and more from the idea of a ch ...more
Samantha Gacke
A little girl gets a Little Monster from her mom, but the Little Monster is causing quite a bit of trouble.

The use of watercolors really helps to create the appearance of texture and realistic features in the characters. One of the first things I noticed was the wrinkles on the dad’s forehead and how real they looked. Another thing that looked so real was the texture that the little monster seems to have. The stripes that the illustrator has included on him makes him look like you could pet him
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Christina Cinfio
Oct 11, 2010 rated it really liked it
This book is a reminder for me about when my brother and sister were born. It's about a girl who gets a little monster for a present becuase her mom is having a baby. At first I thought they gave her the monster so she wouldn't feel left out with all the attention the baby was going to receive. After I read it I thought it was about the little monster of jealousy that we all have inside of us when something big changes. In the end it all worked out and they were happy again.
Ashley
Sep 11, 2015 rated it liked it
Shelves: for-flora
Great for when a new baby sibling is in the house
Maryam Fiaz
Nov 04, 2015 rated it really liked it
Two new arrivals to the family seem not to get on. This story looks at the idea of a new family arrival and how some children cope with it.
The Brothers
Feb 06, 2016 rated it really liked it
A little girl's world is turned upside down with the arrival of a baby brother. But, it's so much easier to misbehave when you have a little monster to blame it on!

All right illustrations.
Smith Family
Sep 11, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: monsters
Super cute monster story!!
Louise
Aug 05, 2011 rated it liked it
About jealousy when a new baby enters the house, and how an older sister comes to appreciate her younger brother more (and so does the monster :-)
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