"Children and teachers alike will laugh out loud as they identify with the anger of the normally gentle monster not getting what he is expecting and the humor of finding a substitute just to have it snatched away at the last minute."—School Library Connection
"Uses panel-style framing to string readers along in the best way...and includes some fun visual asides."—Publishers Weekly
"This could make for a lively storytime performance."
"Young audiences will commiserate with the monster's single-minded pursuit of a favorite food."—School Library Journal