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A charming, funny picture book from internationally acclaimed comedy duo The Umbilical Brothers.

There's a Monster in my Bedroom. Keep very, very still. Tell me you can see it. It's giving me a chill . . .
A funny, charming rhyming picture book about a house full of monsters with an unexpected twist from internationally acclaimed comedy duo The Umbilical Brothers. With gorgeous, rich illustrations by Berlin artist, Johan Potma.


Wildly funny, wildly creative…silly behaviour of the highest calibre. It’s a delight for the eye, the ear and the spirit … you’re left only to shake your head and marvel.

New York Times

Exquisitely crafted physical humour and sheer imaginative brilliance.

The Australian

Dedicated to the curious and kind creatures everywhere, the pages are filled with intricately drawn picture of gruesome yet strangely appealing monsters. The Brilliant combination of The Umbilical Brothers and artist Johan Potma has produced a hugely entertaining picture book that will have 4+ monster lovers repeating the rhymes and perhaps making up a few of their own, or even start drawing a monster picture or two!

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Formats & editions

  • Hardback


    October 1, 2018


    32 pages

    RRP $24.99

    Online retailers

    • Amazon
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Dymocks
    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    • The Nile

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Awards and Recognition

  • Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards
    Birth to 3 Years