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The BookTrust says Grobblechops breathes new life into the genre!

Buy Grobblechops  It’s always wonderful to read BookTrust reviews of our books! They’ve written a brilliant review of Grobblechops by award-winning author Elizabeth Laird! Read the BookTrust review below!   Amir doesn’t want to go to bed. He is scared of the dark and afraid there might be a monster under his bed; a monster called Grobblechops who has huge teeth and growls like a tiger. Dad reassures Amir that if he growls louder, the…

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Grobblechops features in BookTrust’s Great Books Guide 2019!

Grobblechops is a favourite with the BookTrust!   Buy Grobblechops   We’re delighted to see that Grobblechops is featured in BookTrust’s Great Books Guide 2019! The BookTrust recently released their list of 100 best children’s book from this year. Grobblechops was chosen for the children aged 6-7 years category.   Here’s what they had to say: A stunningly illustrated reworking of a classic “monster under the bed” story, which helps defuse the fear for the next…

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Make your own Grobblechops storyboard!

A perfect activity for Halloween!  Buy Grobblechops Grobblechops is a great story for Halloween, and this activity encourages children to become their own storytellers. We’ve put together a storyboard available to download for parents, to inspire children to come up with their own Amir and Grobblechops adventures! If you’re looking for more Halloween activities, download your own Grobblechops mask from our previous activity blog! Now that Amir has overcome his fear of monsters, what will he…

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Make your own Grobblechops mask for Halloween!

Buy Grobblechops  Download our free Grobblechops mask template and get creative this Halloween! It is very important that children are accompanied by an adult during this activity, especially when using scissors.  Step 1: After printing out your mask template, you should have four sheets. Using scissors, cut out the face template. You can trim it to fit your face, if needed. Don’t forget to cut out holes for the eyes! Step 2: Cut out the…

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Design your own monster under the bed!

Let’s make Halloween special and inspire creativity! Buy Grobblechops As Halloween draws closer and half term is upon us, we’ve put together this free, downloadable Grobblechops inspired activity sheet for parents and librarians, to help inspire all the little budding illustrators out there! While using pencils and pens can be a great way for children to begin designing their monster, it can be exciting to explore and experiment with different art materials you might have lying around.…

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