The Monster Garden

The Monster Garden

by Vivien Alcock


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Frankie isn't exactly sure what her scientist dad does in his top-secret laboratory, but her neighbors tease her that it must be something awful—like developing germ warfare. So when Frankie's older brother steals a bit of mysterious goo from their father's lab, she makes sure she gets some to conduct her own experiment. But Frankie never could have anticipated the results...

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780618003372
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 04/28/2000
Edition description: None
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 5.13(w) x 7.63(h) x 0.56(d)
Lexile: 540L (what's this?)
Age Range: 10 - 14 Years

About the Author

Vivien Alcock (1924 - 2003) is the well-known author of many compelling mysteries and supernatural fantasies for children. Childhood is, she once wrote, "an exciting and dangerous time, and it fascinates me." Her books reflect that excitement, danger, and fascination.

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Monster Garden 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Cute, exciting, touching, a little sad, and very engaging! I read this book  when I was in grade-school and still remember the story even now  that I've been done with school for some time. I can recommend it as a fun read for kids and a clean, worry-free book for parents. Enjoy!