Bunnicula: A Rabbit-Tale of Mystery (Bunnicula and Friends) (Paperback)
Harold the dog and Chester the cat think the new addition to the Monroe family is a little bit odd. But what's so strange about a bunny with glowing eyes and a widow's peak found at a Dracula movie on a stormy night? Then something really weird happens to all the vegetables in the house. This “rabbit tale of mystery” is charming, funny, and only a little bit scary.— Tony
BEWARE THE HARE!
Is he or isn't he a vampire?
Before it's too late, Harold the dog and Chester the cat must find out the truth about the newest pet in the Monroe household -- a suspicious-looking bunny with unusual habits...and fangs!
About the Author
James Howe is the author of more than ninety books for young readers. Bunnicula, coauthored by his late wife Deborah and published in 1979, is considered a modern classic of children’s literature. The author has written six highly popular sequels, along with the spinoff series Tales from the House of Bunnicula and Bunnicula and Friends. Among his other books are picture books such as Horace and Morris but Mostly Dolores and beginning reader series that include the Pinky and Rex and Houndsley and Catina books. He has also written for older readers. The Misfits, published in 2001, inspired the antibullying initiative No Name-Calling Week, as well as three sequels, Totally Joe, Addie on the Inside, and Also Known as Elvis. A common theme in James Howe’s books from preschool through teens is the acceptance of difference and being true to oneself. Visit him online at JamesHowe.com.
"Bunnicula is the kind of story that does not age, and in all probability, will never die. Or stay dead, anyway..."
-- Neil Gaiman
"The most lovable vampire of all time."
-- J. Gordon Melton, author of The Vampire Book
"Move over, Dracula! This mystery-comedy is sure to delight."
-- New York Times