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Story & Illustrations by Cindy Helms


Polygonsters are mean. They are rude.

They are the worst bullies ever.

They are coming to Ponderville!

How will Birdie and his friends

stop their town from being destroyed?

Will they also be mean and rude?

Or is there another way?

by Cindy Helms


by Cindy Helms
by Cindy Helms
by Cindy Helms

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 It's a winner!



 First Place: Polygonsters by Cindy Helms, Set Free Publishing


* Kirkus Reviews *

  • "Bullies meet their very polite match in this quirky picture book for young readers."

  • "...the offbeat world of Helms' imagination offers pleasant lessons wrapped up in visual and verbal fun."

  • "A kids' tale with enjoyable eccentric visuals and a message of civility and forgiveness."

* Reader Views Review *

  • ​Reviewed by Russ, age 5, and his dad.

  • "This book is awesome...I loved it so much...I could never ever stop having my dad read it to me."

  • "I recommend Polygonsters to other kids because I love other kids and they will love it too."


* Foreword Review *

  • "Helms returns to the fictional world of Ponderville in her charming children’s picture book Polygonsters."

  • "The writing is very simple for young audiences, but Helms keeps it fun and interesting"

  • "Helms’s art is unique...appealing...and distinct..."

  • "The book’s message resonates in a real-world way that preschool and kindergarten children should appreciate..."

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