Rufus - Story Snug

Rufus by Simon Bartram

We fell in love with Rufus as soon as we read his story. Rufus wants to be a scary monster but he lives alone in the desert and there are only clouds and rocks to rant and rage at. What he really needs to find is a Peopley Person to scare!…

Picture book monsters and witches for Halloween

It’s almost Halloween and we’ve rounded up some of our favourite picture books about witches and monsters. The monsters aren’t at all scary so all the stories are suitable for very little readers.

Do you have any scary, monsterly, witchy, ghostly suggestions that you can add to our list?…

Icky Sticky Monster - Story Snug

Icky Sticky Monster by Jo Lodge

Icky Sticky Monster is a very funny pop up book with a rhyming text that is easy to read and has suitably revolting language for Icky’s actions! The paper engineering is amazing and my daughter loves helping Icky to eat rubbish and to pick his nose!…

The Monster Machine - Story Snug

The Monster Machine by Nicola L Robinson

The Story: Dad is an inventor and he has just finished making a monster machine. He puts some very disgusting ingredients (slugs, bogies, earwax) into the machine and a variety of monsters are created. The monsters are quite happy until they realise that they want to go home and then they build their own monster machine to get them there.…