Reading Level: 4-5
Interest Level: 4-6
Every culture has created their own creatures that go bump in the night and have been featured in nightmares throughout history. Werewolves, vampires, basilisks, and the Yeti are just some of the monsters readers are introduced to in this frighteningly fun guide to mythology. The age-appropriate main text introduces readers to popular myths and stories, and fact boxes and sidebars provide additional information about the history of these beasts and the ways they still play a part in pop culture today. Colorful illustrations of these monsters enhance this entertaining and educational reading experience.