A charming story about a quick-thinking child and a soft-hearted beast, with letters to open.

Beast has found a tasty dinner, and he's written to all his friends to invite them to a feast. Unfortunately, Dinner is a child who very much does not want to be eaten. As Beast's friends send their instructions for cooking Dinner, is there any way Dinner can convince Beast to change his menu? A vibrant and charming interactive book with hilarious letters to open.



ISBN: 9781406386639
Audience: Preschool (0-5)
Format: Hardback
Number of Pages: 32
Publication Date: 3 Oct 2019
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
Publication City, Country: London, United Kingdom
Dimensions (cm): 23.6(H) x 23.6(L) x 1.3(W)
Weight (gm): 360



My only complaint would be that now we have to wait for the next book from the hugely talented author illustrator! If you buy one book this Halloween make it this one! * booksforboys.web *
The fun thing about this book is that each invite to each monster is a letter that you can open up and read. It adds another element to the book which Lily thought was fun. * Lily's Little Learners *
Letter-flaps to lift, delicious and disgusting dishes, and the development of an unlikely friendship combine to create a riotous picture book party. * The Guardian Review *
This contribution to the genre, with RSVPs from Sir Gutguzzler and co, is a hoot. Independent readers should also enjoy the gruesome recipes on the endsheets. * The Observer, Children's Picture Books of the Month *
Those dreading seasonal overindulgence can enjoy Emma Yarlett's deliciously funny, brightly comic Beast Feast, in which a child has to persuade a monster not to eat him. * New Statesman *


Author Biography

Emma Yarlett graduated from University College Falmouth in 2011. She is the creator of Nibbles the Book Monster, Orion and the Dark and Sidney, Stella and the Moon. She has also created animation artwork for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize. She is the winner of the English Association Picture Book Prize. Her first book for Walker was Dragon Post. Emma lives in Cornwall.
Beast Feast

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