Author: Laura Lavoie; illustrated by Vanessa Morales
From Laura Lavoie, the author of Vampire Vacation comes Monster Baker, a punny picture book with bright and colorful illustrations by Vanessa Morales about an adorable monster who learns about determination after a series of baking disasters, perfect for fans of Marigold Bakes a Cake.
Tomorrow is Grandmonster’s 247th birthday, and Tillie has a boo-rilliant idea. She’s going to bake a birthday
cake! But when Uncle Hairy gobbles up Tillie’s near-Pierrefect Squirmin’ Chocolate Cake, she rushes to
Baking on her own isn’t easy, and Tillie makes many mistakes, learning that with a little patience, care, and
determination, she can do just about anything. After all, like star chef Pierre du Monstère says, “A baker
always rises to the occasion!”
Roaring Brook Press