A practical guide to monsters

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The sequel to The New York Times best-selling A Practical Guide to DragonsHow do you trick a troll? Do vampires sleep? Why worry about yuan-ti? Just in time for Halloween, this lavishly illustrated guide showcases the spooky, unexpected, and always fascinating world of monsters!
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subject_facet Dungeons and Dragons (Game) -- Juvenile literature, Monsters -- Juvenile literature
table_of_contents Monster protection -- Creepy crawlers -- Flying fiends -- Viperous villains -- Additional defenses -- Sneaky shapeshifters -- Gruesome goblinoids -- Mammoth monsters -- Unsightly dead -- Armor -- Awful aberrations -- Otherworldly outsiders.
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title A practical guide to monsters
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title_full A practical guide to monsters / inscribed by Zendric, High Wizard and Master of Magic ; [text by Nina Hess ; interior art by Emily Fiegenschuh ... et al.]
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