The King's Taster (Hardcover)

By Kenneth Oppel, Lou Fancher (Illustrator), Steve Johnson (Illustrator)

HarperCollins Publishers, 9780060753726, 30pp.

Publication Date: June 9, 2009



Max is the cook's dog. And because he is also the king's taster, Max gets to feast on

French Fries

Rose Pudding

Cheese Pie


No wonder Max loves his job. Who wouldn't want to dine on these delicious dishes?

The new king, that's who.

And if the new king has his way, it won't just be their job that the cook and Max lose