Synopses & Reviews
The third book in Dav Pilkey's mega-bestselling Captain Underpants series. Now with super-cool foil covers! Shiny! Fun!
25 ½ CHAPTERS...100% More Wedgie Power! He defeated the diabolical Dr. Diaper....He terminated the terrible talking toilets....Now he's in for the fight of his life. Can Captain Underpants and his drawers hold up under the pressure from three massive, tentacled space aliens (in disguise) who are on a mission to enslave the whole planet? It's time to probe a little further and find out in this all-new, wedgier alien adventure of Captain Underpants!
"Fourth-grade cut-ups Harold and George and their principal-turned-superhero are as funny as ever in Pilkey's third Captain Underpants caper....[The] Captain Underpants fan club...will plunge happily into his latest bumbling adventure." Publishers Weekly
"[A] crowd-pleasing welter of plot twists and bathroom humor, wisecracks and free shots at school food." Kirkus Reviews
When their alien spaceship lands on the roof of Jerome Horwitz Elementary School, Zorx, Klax, and Jennifer plan to take over the Earth, using school children as their zombie nerd henchmen.
It's a bird! It's a plane! No, wait a minute...it's Captain Underpants! Back for another adventure, this Wedgie-Powered-cottony-hero has to outwit the alien threesome Zorx, Klax, and Jennifer who are up to no good. They've turned all of the students at the Jerome Horwitz Elementary School into zombie nerds, and try to take over the world by posing as chili-making cafeteria ladies! But who else can possibly help Captain Underpants stop all of the hullabaloo? George and Harold, two fun-loving troublemakers, that's who! With black-and-white cartoons.
Now with super-cool foil covers! Shiny! Fun!
About the Author
Dav Pilkey has written and illustrated numerous popular, award-winning books for children, including the Captain Underpants and Dumb Bunnies series; DOG BREATH, winner of the California Young Reader Medal; and THE PAPERBOY, a Caldecott Honor Book. He lives with his wife in the Pacific Northwest. Visit him online at www.pilkey.com.