Mungo and the Spiders from Space
3 . . . 2 . . . 1 . . . Blast off! Mungo is set for the space adventure of a lifetime, until he fi nds the final pages of his new comic book have been - noooo! - ripped out. Even more alarming, Mungo has been pulled in! Into the book, that is. Can this pajama-clad boy defeat the evil Dr. Frankenstinker? Can he stand his ground against a gnashing, slashing Gobblebeast? Can he outsmart an entire robot spider army?
The perils are many, the laughs are many more, and the illustrations are - oh, heck, it's true - out of this world! Here's a pitch-perfect space romp for every aspiring astronaut, or anyone who loves a Gobblebeast run amok.
Dial, 9780803732773, 32pp.
Publication Date: April 2, 2009