The Monster At The End Of This Book (sesame Book) by Jon StoneThe Monster At The End Of This Book (sesame Book) by Jon Stone

The Monster At The End Of This Book (sesame Book)

byJon StoneIllustratorMichael Smollin

Picture Books | December 31, 1999

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By all accounts, this book is a favorite among toddlers and adults alike. Generations will recall their first time reading along as lovable, furry old Grover begs the reader not to turn the page . . . for a monster is at the end of the book! But, of course, the monster is none other than Grover himself.

A classic, not to be missed.
Jon Stone was the first head writer for Sesame Street, and was one of the show's principal directors and producers for more than 24 years. He died in 1997.Michael Smollin is an illustrator. His books include Another Monster at the End of This Book and The Alligator’s A. B. C.   
Title:The Monster At The End Of This Book (sesame Book)Format:Picture BooksDimensions:24 pages, 8.06 × 6.56 × 0.19 inPublished:December 31, 1999Publisher:Random House Children's Books

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0307010856

ISBN - 13:9780307010858

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5


Rated 5 out of 5 by from A classic! A classic I grew up with and I love that I now read it to my daughter. Beautiful illustrations and so fun to read!
Date published: 2018-03-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love, Love, Love This is an awesome book.Kids really enjoy it and it's great to include in a Storytime read-a-long with kids. Like other reviewers said, this is a book that requires being read with as much excitement and craziness as Grover is on the pages.
Date published: 2018-02-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Intergenerational favourite I remember this book from when I was little, and my 3 year old son now loves it too. Must be read with an appropriate Grover-like level of excitement and consternation!
Date published: 2017-12-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great book I loved this book as a child, and my daughter loves it now. So cute, and fun.
Date published: 2017-12-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from LOVE I've always loved this book as a child, I bought it for my daughters and they love it too. Who doesn't love Grover?!
Date published: 2017-11-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Absolutely amazing! Great story line, it had me on the edge of my seat.
Date published: 2017-08-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sesame Street Classic My dad read this book to me when I was little using the best voices. I gifted a copy to my nephew and read it to him. This is a intergenerational family read.
Date published: 2017-06-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great book! This is a great book to get the kids involved in the book with you. My 4 and 7 year old love it! If you love this book as much as my boys do then you will also want to buy the second book "another monster at the end of this book". They love that one just as much. and you might want to try "the book with no pictures" which reads in kind of the same style and is fun as well.
Date published: 2017-06-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A simple classic from Sesame Street I have been reading this book for 30 years. It's a classic that I enjoy sharing with my daughter. She loves to see Grover acting so silly.
Date published: 2017-06-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Huge favourite Our kids have all loved this one. We know it by heart. Surprise ending is cute. Now we have the very cute app version and the book travels everywhere with us!
Date published: 2017-04-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Monster at the End of this Book A classic! My daughter loved it.
Date published: 2017-03-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Such a Good Laugh You'll love the dramatics as Grover, tried desperately to prevent you from turning the next page in an effort to protect you from the monster at the end of the book.
Date published: 2017-03-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Classic! I loved this book when I was little, now my kids love it too!
Date published: 2017-02-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute My kids love it. Very funny and cute.
Date published: 2017-02-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fun book This book is funny, cute, and lots of fun to read.
Date published: 2016-11-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The monster at the end of this book Very funny. Good laughs. Small children will love it for sure. The sound is perfectly clear. Really recomend.
Date published: 2015-04-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Happy I was inlove work this book as a child! I am so excited to show it to my niece and nephew:)
Date published: 2014-03-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So much fun! I found my original book at a garage sale when my son was 1 years old and now I buy this book as a gift for every toddler I know. It gives entertainment for years . My son is now 5 and still loves to have this book read at bed time!
Date published: 2013-06-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this book! I remember reading this book to my brother when we were young (1970's) He would always laugh like crazy....we would read it over and over again! If you like Sesame Street, this book is a must!
Date published: 2012-03-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from groovy grov er! The kids just love this book. Grover makes them laugh!
Date published: 2010-03-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Every child should have this book in their library! My 3 year old loves this book!!!! We have read it about a kabillion times now!
Date published: 2009-09-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So Fun to Read I had to read this book to my daughter at her nap time everyday until she no longer took naps. I then thought I lost this book when we moved to another town, well I found it and it was in rough shape so I fixed it up and put it aside so it would not get any further damage, as it was my copy from when I was little. I was in a thrift store one day and I found another copy of this book in mint condition. I run a childcare business and this book gets read almost everyday during circle time, sometimes again during quiet time and it never gets old. The kids just love it, the louder and more enthusiastic I get the better!!! I recommend this book to everyone.
Date published: 2009-04-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fun! I loved this book as a child, and now that I have a son of my own, I can't wait for him to read it too!
Date published: 2008-05-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Still wonderful Great still 29 years later, gets the same reaction it did from us...don't turn the page! they love the suspense!
Date published: 2007-03-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wow, childhood memories... This book was a favorite of my brother and I. Everytime we went to our grandparents' house we'd snatch it from her bookcase and read it over and over again. I can't believe I stumbled into it on the website!
Date published: 2006-07-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Family Fav! This was my family's favourite book growing up and now it is also my daughter's favourite.
Date published: 2005-07-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from my favourite book as a child this book was my favourite when i was young.
Date published: 2005-06-29