The Adventures of Captain Underpants (Captain Underpants, by Dav Pilkey

By Dav Pilkey

Pubilsh 12 months note: initially released in 1997
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Pilkey performs with phrases and images, delivering nice leisure. the tale is straight away attractive - fourth-grade boys who write comedian books and like to pull pranks locate themselves in substantial difficulty.

Mean Mr. Krupp, their important, videotapes George and Harold developing their stunts and threatens to reveal them. The boys' good fortune alterations after they ship for a 3-D Hypno-Ring and hypnotize Krupp, turning him into Captain Underpants, their very own superhero production.

Later, Pilkey contains a number of pages of flip-o-ramas that animate the motion. the easy black-and-white illustrations on each web page provide comic-strip attraction. the canopy beneficial properties Captain Underpants, resplendent in white briefs, on most sensible of a tall construction. This ebook will fly off the cabinets.

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