Nelly the Monster Sitter #1: The Grerks at No. 55

Six-legged Gogs. Oozy orange Squurms. All in a day’s work for a monster-sitter! If monsters are real, how come you’ve never seen one? Answer: because they never go out. So – why don’t monsters go out? Because they can’t get a babysitter! But when Nelly rings a monster family’s doorbell, offering her services as a sitter, that all changes in a flash. Ever played catch with a six-legged Gog, or made pancakes with an oozy orange Squurm? Nelly has – and every job she takes has monstrous surprises in store!

  • First in a funny series by Red House winner Kes Gray
  • Kes is the author of the Oi Frog! and Daisy books
  • Laugh-out-loud young fiction for fans of The Bolds
  • A wonderful witty look at difference and acceptance

“Kes Gray clearly had a ball writing this glorious monster adventure and children will love it too.” Irish Independent

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    Kes Gray has won the Lollies for Oi Dog!, the Red House Children’s Book Award for Daisy and the Trouble with Zoos, Eat Your Peas and Billy’s Bucket.

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