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.
* "Pilkey is at his best in this highly atmospheric work." -- "Publishers Weekly," starred review * "Beautifully composed landscapes and interiors... An evocative mood piece." -- "Booklist," starred review "A totally satisfying story for small groups or individuals." -- "School Library Journal"