Enemy Pie

Enemy Pie Cover

Enemy Pie

By Derek Munson; Chronicle Books; Tara Calahan King

Chronicle Books, Hardcover, 9780811827782, 40pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2000


It was the perfect summer. That is, until Jeremy Ross moved into the house down the street and became neighborhood enemy number one. Luckily Dad had a surefire way to get rid of enemies: Enemy Pie. But part of the secret recipe is spending an entire day playing with the enemy!

In this funny yet endearing story, one little boy learns an effective recipes for turning your best enemy into your best friend. Accompanied by charming illustrations, Enemy Pie serves up a sweet lesson in the difficulties and ultimate rewards of making new friends.

About the Author

Jessica Harper is an award-winning songwriter. Tara Calahan King, is the illustrator of "Odd Velvet" and "Enemy Pie,"