Synopses & Reviews
Flint Lockwood isandnbsp;an eccentric young scientist whose awkward demeanor and half-baked inventions (ratbirds, spray-on shoes, and talking monkeys) have made him an outsider in his hometown of ChewandSwallow. All that is about to change with his latest contraption, a miraculous food-making machine. His creation brings happiness to the town, but whenandnbsp;things go awry, the forecast for the whole world quickly changes from sunny to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs!
Barrett's bestseller about an eccentric young scientist who tries to solve world hunger--and gets unexpected results--is brought to life as an animated feature film from Columbia Pictures, starring Bill Hader, Anna Faris, and Tracy Morgan, scheduled for release on September 18.
About the Author
Stacia Deutschandlt;bandgt; andlt;/bandgt;is the author of more than fifty childrenand#8217;s books, including the eight-book, award-winning chapter book series Blast to the Past. She has also written the tween novel andlt;iandgt;Mean Ghoulsandlt;/iandgt; as well as books for the Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew and The Boxcar Children series. Stacia has been on the andlt;iandgt;New York Timesandlt;/iandgt; bestseller list for the novelizations of the andlt;iandgt;Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballsandlt;/iandgt; and andlt;iandgt;Theandlt;/iandgt; andlt;iandgt;Smurfsandlt;/iandgt; movies. For new releases and school visit information visit StaciaDeutsch.com.Rhody Cohon does all the research and editing for the Blast to the Past series. She has a masterand#8217;s degree in computer engineering. Rhody lives with her family in Tuscon, Arizona.