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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
Series: Captain Underpants
$16.50(NZD)  inc GST
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Description

The first Captain Underpants adventure like you've never seen it before -- in FULL COLOR! 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!

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
  • : December 2012
  • : 219mm X 144mm X 14mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : February 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

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