One Funny Day

One Funny Day

By Kate McMullan; R. W. Alley (Illustrator)

Dial Books, Hardcover, 9780803730854, 40pp.

Publication Date: March 5, 2009

Wagner has been fooled by just about everyone this April Fools' Day--his best friend Pearl, his teacher, and even the librarian. Tired of being on the receiving end of all the pranks, Wagner is determined to have the last laugh. This easy-to-read installment of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor-winning Pearl and Wagner series promises a whole lot of giggles for young readers.

About the Author
KATE MCMULLAN is the author of is the author of the easy-to-read Pearl & Wagner series, which includes the Geisel Honor Book One Funny Day, the middle-grade series Dragon Slayers Academy, and the forthcoming picture book Mama s Kisses.

JIM MCMULLAN is an internationally acclaimed illustrator and poster designer whose work can be seen in The Theater Posters of James McMullan. His most recent book is the illustrated memoir Leaving China: An Artist Paints His World War II Childhood.

Kate and Jim McMullan have collaborated on many popular picture books, including I m Big!; I m Bad!; I m Dirty!; and I Stink!, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book and a Boston Globe-Horn Book Award Honor Book. The first episode of The Stinky and Dirty Show, a brand new animated series based on I m Dirty! and I Stink!, is now available on Amazon. The McMullans live in New York City. You can visit them online at and

R.W. Alley is the illustrator for the popular Abbey Press series of Elf-help books, as well as an illustrator and writer of children's books. He lives in Barrington, Rhode Island, with his wife, daughter and son. See a wide variety of his works at: