The Ice Monster

Author(s): David Walliams

Junior/Middle Fiction | SUMMER READING GUIDE | NEW RELEASES for kids and young adults

David’s magical new masterpiece is the perfect winter’s tale, inviting his readers to journey back to Victorian London in his biggest adventure yet.


When Elsie, a young orphan, hears of the arrival of a mysterious Ice Monster – a woolly mammoth discovered at the North Pole – she’s desperate to find out more. A chance encounter brings Elsie face to face with the creature, and sparks the beginning of the adventure of a lifetime – from London to the heart of the Arctic.


The Ice Monster is a comedic tale of adventure, possibility and the glorious unlikely friendship of a ten-year-old girl and a 10,000-year-old mammoth. The characters and atmosphere are vividly brought to life by Tony Ross’ stunning line illustrations.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780008297244
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Limited
  • : Harper Element
  • : February 2018
  • : 3.7 Centimeters X 13.5 Centimeters X 21 Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : Tony Ross
  • : 823.92
  • : 8 Kids Middle Readers
  • : 448
  • : David Walliams