A Monster Calls

Siobhan Dowd, Patrick Ness, James Kay

No. of pages 216

Great for age 9+
The monster showed up just after midnight. But it isn't the monster Conor's been expecting. He's been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he's had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments. The monster in his back garden, though, this monster is something different. Something ancient, something wild.


A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness, Siobhan Dowd and Jim Kay won the Kate Greenaway Medal in 2012, the Carnegie Award in 2012, the Red House Award in 2012 and the Specsavers in 2011. It currently has an age rating of 12+ years and a 5 star rating on TheBookSeekers. There are currently no reviews for this book on this site. Click on the + buttons to include your own ratings!

A Monster Calls is categorised as fiction. It was created especially for YA readers.

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