Mylo...is afraid of an indefinable Something coming in through his window at night. Given some modeling clay by his concerned mother, he finally succeeds in making a statue of the Something...The clever, ironic story interprets common childhood fears of the dark in a way that should prove highly amusing to many small children."--Starred/Booklist
The truth is that Mylo was very much afraid of the dark.
When his mother asked him why, he had a hard time answering. Finally he said, "I keep thinking something will come in through the window."
"What kind of a...
Praise for The Something
“Majestic mite of a story.” —Kirkus Reviews (Starred Review
“An amusing story about the nighttime fears of children.” —Publishers Weekly