Harvey Moon, Museum Boy (Hardcover)

By Pat Cummings, Pat Cummings (Illustrator)

HarperCollins, 9780688178895, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 2, 2008

Other Editions of This Title:
Library Binding (1/1/2008)

List Price: 16.99*
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Description

To liven up his class trip, Harvey Moon brings his pet lizard, Zippy, along to the museum.

Whoops.

When Zippy escapes, Harvey's adventures begin. You'll be laughing and wondering what's next as knights, dinosaurs, and even mummies get into the act.

Cut loose in a museum setting with a brave boy, a lively lizard, a funny plot—and award-winning author and artist Pat Cummings at her entertaining best.



About the Author

Pat Cummings was born in Chicago but grew up traveling with her military family all over the world. She has been writing and illustrating children's books since she graduated from Pratt Institute and is the author and/or illustrator of more than forty books. In addition to her art for the Coretta Scott King Award winner My Mama Needs Me by Mildred Pitts Walter, Pat's luminous work includes Angel Baby; Clean Your Room, Harvey Moon!; and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award winner Talking With Artists. She teaches children’s book illustration and writing at Parsons School of Design, the New School, and Pratt Institute. She lives in Brooklyn, New York. You can visit her online at www.patcummings.com.



Pat Cummings was born in Chicago but grew up traveling with her military family all over the world. She has been writing and illustrating children's books since she graduated from Pratt Institute and is the author and/or illustrator of more than forty books. In addition to her art for the Coretta Scott King Award winner My Mama Needs Me by Mildred Pitts Walter, Pat's luminous work includes Angel Baby; Clean Your Room, Harvey Moon!; and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award winner Talking With Artists. She teaches children’s book illustration and writing at Parsons School of Design, the New School, and Pratt Institute. She lives in Brooklyn, New York. You can visit her online at www.patcummings.com.



Praise For Harvey Moon, Museum Boy

“A lively read-aloud...will make close-up viewers giggle, as will the story’s closing twist.”
— ALA Booklist

“Cummings brings Harvey Moon back after far too long an absence. A humorous ending...lots of color and humor.”
— Kirkus Reviews

“...A magical nighttime adventure...with dinosaurs, knights, mummies and more.”
— Publishers Weekly