Harcourt Brace and Company, Hardcover, 9780547807973, 118pp.
Publication Date: December 3, 2013
Fourth grade superhero Jo Schmo and her doggy sidekick Raymond are having a pretty rotten day they just don t know it yet. Danger is lurking all over the place: Dr. Dastardly and Numb Skull are planning a jail break, and they want to get revenge on Jo Schmo. Then a group of time-traveling pirates shows up in San Francisco and winds up on the wrong end of Jo Schmo's famous fighting move, the Tasmanian Chop. So Pinkbeard the pirate joins forces with the dastardly doctor to concoct the evilest revenge plot ever. Watch out, Jo Schmo And your little dog, too
Frank W. Dormer is the author-illustrator of "Socksquatch" and "The Obstinate Pen", and is also the illustrator of many other books for children, including the Aggie and Ben series for early readers and the middle grade series The Adventures of Jo Schmo. Visit Frank online at FrankWDormer.com.