|By (author):||Pilkey, Dav|
|Subject:||JUVENILE FICTION / Action & Adventure / General|
|JUVENILE FICTION / Age 7-10|
|JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories|
|JUVENILE FICTION / Readers / Chapter Books|
|Size:||8.56in x 5.78in x 0.75in|
|From The Publisher*||The first Captain Underpants adventure like you've never seen it before - in FULL COLOUR! |
Fourth-grade class clowns George Beard and Harold Hutchins have created the greatest superhero in the history of their elementary school - and now they're going to bring him to life! Meet Captain Underpants! His true identity is SO secret, even HE doesn't know who he is!
This special edition will include an all-new sixteen-page bonus section that will reveal the origin of Captain Underpants!
|Review Quote*||Praise for The Adventures of Captain Underpants |
A Bank Street College Best Children's Book of the Year
"Combines empowerment and empathy with age-appropriate humor and action." -Booklist
"Grown-ups will . . . appreciate children laughing as they dive in and page through this old-fashioned thing called a book." -The New York Times
|Biographical Note||DAV PILKEY has written and illustrated numerous popular, award-winning books for children, including the Captain Underpants and Dumb Bunnies series; Dog Breath, winner of the California Young Reader Medal; and The Paperboy, a Caldecott Honour Book. He lives with his wife in the Pacific Northwest. Visit him online at www.pilkey.com.|