The Adventures Of Captain Underpants: an Epic Novel
The first book in Dav Pilkey's mega-bestselling Captain Underpants series. Now with super-cool foil covers! Shiny! Fun!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... show more
The first book in Dav Pilkey's mega-bestselling Captain Underpants series. Now with super-cool foil covers! Shiny! Fun!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.
Publish date: September 1st 1997
Pages no: 121
Edition language: English
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Series: Captain Underpants (#1)
I loved this series growing up. It was probably the series I re-read the most after Harry Potter. Hilariously funny, great story, humorous characters. I just recently saw the movie adaptation and was pleasantly surprised. After much searching, I finally found my old copies of the books in my mom's a...
Genre: Superheroes / Humor / School Year Published: 1997 Year Read: 2010Publisher: The Blue Sky Press Series: Captain Underpants #1 Here comes that valiant hero, CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS! “The Adventures of Captain Underpants” is a popular children’s book from the creative mind of Dav Pilk...
a funny lil book. it's definitely elementary and young middle schoolers type of humor.
My niece and I read this book to my nephew over the weekend. Captain Underpants is a book that cannot possibly fail to greatly amuse children, but it's also one that is sure to incur scorn, disgust, and ridicule from mature adults who are concerned about what trash children can find on library shel...
I always vacilate on how to rate these. I love Pilkey's style, his humor, the fact that his stories contain no super scary paranormal creatures, and his characters. The potty humor grates me a little. But my boys love his books. They had never heard of fake doggy doo doo before reading this book...