The Monster Lie by Lynne Hanson
Willis doesn’t want to be the only kid who has a dull summer vacation, so he tells a little lie in front of the whole class. This little lie grows into a Monster Lie as he continues to find himself stuck having to cover the first lie with another lie. He can’t keep track of what he’s already said. Willis finds out how to free himself from his own Monster Lie by following the advice of his loving parents and wonderful teacher.
The main character, Willis, and his friends are familiar to children who have been taught to read using the HANSON Reading Phonics Chart System. Willis is introduced in the HANSON Reading Read and See Books now available online at www.HansonReading.com. The Monster Lie is the perfect story for those who have completed Chart 9 of the HANSON Reading Phonics Chart System.
The Monster Lie is a short 6x9, glossy cover, sixty page book with brilliant full color illustrations that grab children's attention while they learn a valuable life lesson. Recommended reading age is children ages seven to ten.
The Monster Lie is a favorite for character development discussions providing the opportunity to recall and discuss similar situations that parents and grandparents have encountered as youths and then to compare their experiences. The Monster Lie is based on a true story by Lynne Hanson.