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The Adventures of Captain Underpants (Captain Underpants Colour Ed. #1)

The Adventures of Captain Underpants (Captain Underpants Colour Ed. #1)

Author: Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
Series: Captain Underpants Ser.
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Description
George and Harold 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!
Acclaimed author and Caldecott Honor illustrator Dav Pilkey provides young readers with the adventure of a lifetime in this outrageously funny, action-packed, easy-to-read chapter book. With hilarious pictures on every page, THE ADVENTURES OF CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS is great for both beginning and chapter-book readers. And like Dav's other best-selling books of humor, it is sure to provide even the most reluctant readers with hours of fun.
Reviews

The critics are CRAZY about UNDERPANTS!

"A triumph of irreverence." --NEWSWEEK

"Call Pilkey . . . the savior of the 'reluctant reader.' " --USA TODAY

"For every downtrodden fun-seeking kid who never wanted to read a book." --SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL

"Subversively hilarious." --PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

"Celebrates the triumph of the good-hearted." --The Educational Book and Media Association

"It'll make kids laugh until soda comes out of their noses." --BULLETIN OF THE CENTER FOR CHILDREN'S BOOKS

Author description

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 Honor Book. He lives with his wife in the Pacific Northwest. Visit him online at www.pilkey.com.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780545499088
  • : Scholastic US
  • : Scholastic US
  • : August 2013
  • : 219mm X 144mm X 14mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : February 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Children's - Grade 3-4, Age 8-9
  • : bl2013036429
  • : 144
  • : illustrations
  • : Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
  • : Hardback
  • : 1115
  • : Dav Pilkey
  • : English
  • : [Fic]