"The story has vitality and rock-the-boat humor." -- School Library Journal
"A contemporary tall tale that will stretch middle graders' imagination, sense of humor, and enthusiasm for reading. For absurdity with perfect timing, not many can match." -- Booklist
"An uproar of a book. You're so busy laughing." -- Children's Book Review Service --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
About the Author
Daniel Pinkwater's gloriously funny books include The Hoboken Chicken Emergency, Looking for Bobowicz, and The Artsy Smartsy Club. He is regularly featured on National Public Radio. He lives in upstate New York with his beautiful wife, artist Jill Pinkwater.--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.