Dirty Joe, the Pirate

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Dirty Joe, the Pirate

A True Story

By Bill Harley; Jack E. Davis (Illustrator)

HarperCollins Publishers, Hardcover, 9780066237800, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 13, 2008

Description

The dreaded Dirty Joe and his piratical crew sail in search of the smelliest treasure ever: dirty socks The rogues cheerfully pillage their way across the seven seas, until the day they run across another band of pirates-one led by the notorious Stinky Annie. Has Dirty Joe finally met his match?

From Grammy Award;winning storyteller Bill Harley and bestselling illustrator Jack E. Davis comes a zany, tongue-twisting, side-splitting tale certain to be prized by budding buccaneers.



About the Author


JACK E. DAVIS is the award-winning illustrator of many wildly funny picture books, including Yo-yo Man by Daniel Pinkwater, Sweet Tooth by Margie Palatini, and Monster Goose by Judy Sierra. He lives in Port Townsend, Washington.


Praise For Dirty Joe, the Pirate

“This book has everything to attract kids and tickle their funny bones—pirates, smelly socks, and, best of all, undies!”
-School Library Journal