Amanda Noll teaches Library and Tech in kindergarten through fifth grade, and is the author of the award-winning I Need My Monster. She lives in Spanaway, Washington. Howard McWilliam has illustrated dozens of children's books including the award-winning I Need My Monster, When a Dragon Moves In, and When a Dragon Moves In Again. He is the cover artist of The Week (US and UK) and MoneyWeek. He lives in Cheltenham, England.
"This story is a unique twist on the whole idea of monsters under
the bed . . . . Hey, That's my Monster! is sure to bring 'giggles
and shivers' to young ones and help make bed time a fun time."
-Christa McGrath, edwardsbookclub.com
"The . . . monsters in McWilliam's toy-strewn bedroom scenes are show stealers, whether exuding pools of pink slime or rearing up in glowering, warty menace in vain efforts to get Emma into bed." -- Kirkus Reviews
"[It] is a wonderfully creative and entirely fun book that children and adults will love to read. Illustrations by Howard McWilliam are an absolute treasure and further enhance this whimsical children's picture book." --clcreviews.blogspot.com
"With author Amanda Noll's charmingly crafted and original story wonderfully supported by the truly impressive artwork of Howard McWilliam, Hey, That's MY Monster! is an irresistible monster-under-the-bed story with the perfect balance of giggles and shivers." -- Children's Bookwatch
"Charmingly crafted and original story wonderfully supported by . . . truly impressive artwork . . . . Unreservedly recommended for children ages 5 to 7, Hey, That's MY Monster! will prove to be an enduringly popular addition for family, elementary school, and community library picture book collections." Midwest Book Review
"Emma is cut from the same cloth as Boo from Monsters Inc. she's tickled, not terrified, by the visiting monstersand McWilliam's cinematic artwork embraces the comedy of the situation as Emma puts bracelets on the snakelike tail of one monster and jumps rope with the tentacles of another." Publishers Weekly
" Hey, That's My Monster! , from Amanda Noll, is a quirky bedtime story with plenty of good humor, thrills, and sibling exasperation. Bold and colorful, the illustrations by Howard McWilliam are reminiscent of Monsters, Inc. , with their large, expressive eyes, gleeful movement, and hideously charming monsters." Pallas Gates McCorquodale, Foreword Reviews
"Delightful pencil and digital illustrations are the highlight of this sequel to I Need My Monster ." Teresa Bateman, pscreviews.org