The Magnificent Book of Monsters

Diana Ferguson


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Weldon Owen Children's Books
6 July 2023
ISBN: 9781915588210
80 pages

From the publisher

From the man-eating Manticore and the dastardly demon Beelzebub to the corpse-munching Aztec goddess Cōātlīcue and the southern African tokoloshe, monsters from across the globe and many different cultures are brought to life in this large-format volume bursting with detailed full-color images and fascinating facts.

Learn why seeing the Morrígan means certain death, how to defeat a disembodied flying head, and which ancient Greek monster can turn you to stone with a single glance.

DOZENS OF MONSTERS: Learn about 36 demons, giants, shapeshifters, gods, goddesses, and human hybrids.

BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED: Vibrant, detailed images bring these creatures of myth, folklore, and legend to life.

FASCINATING FACTS: Includes hundreds of fascinating facts in an easy-to-read format that will enthral mythology lovers of all ages.

CLASSROOM TO COFFEE TABLE: This beautiful volume is equally at home on a school bookshelf to support student learning as in a living room to be enjoyed by the whole family.

COLLECT THE SERIES: More fascinating compendiums for all ages include The Magnificent Book of DragonsThe Magnificent Book of CatsThe Magnificent Book of Extinct AnimalsThe Magnificent Book of Sharks, and more!