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The Book of Beasts

Extent: 64 pages

Size: 290x290mm

Publication Date:

Price: £12.99

ISBN: 9781780554297

Categories: Buster Reference, Colouring

About the Book

Filled with more than 90 mythical monsters from around the world, The Book of Beasts will take readers on an epic colouring quest through ancient lands and lore.

Includes fantasy creatures from Aboriginal, African, Mesoamerican, Greek, Roman, Indian, Norse, Chinese and Japanese tales.

With text on the back of each page, children can read all about the incredible creatures they are colouring.

Featuring a fully foiled cover.

Also in the 'Fantastic Beasts to Colour & Discover' series:
9781780554297 The Book of Prehistoric Beasts

About the Author

Angela is a freelance illustrator currently living and working in New York. She graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology in 2011 with a BFA in Illustration. Her work is a combination of traditional and digital media, which is reminiscent of a classical storybook illustration and she loves including birds in her work.


  • 'The Book of Beasts is beautifully produced and a lovely book to own', Primary Times
  • 'An incredible collection of mythical animals', Read It, Daddy! Blog
  • 'If you've ever wanted to know more about Unicorns, Krakens, Cockatrices, Gryphons or Dragons then you're going to absolutely love this book', Read It, Daddy! Blog
  • 'Packed with brilliant illustrations of mythical and magical creatures from around the globe', Library Girl and Book Boy Blog
  • 'A treasure trove of information that will fascinate and inform', Book Lover Jo Blog