Desmond Pucket and the Cloverfield Junior High Carnival of Horrors (Desmond Pucket Series #3)

Desmond Pucket and the Cloverfield Junior High Carnival of Horrors (Desmond Pucket Series #3)

by Mark Tatulli

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Overview

 The next book in the hot new series about a kid who just can't stop making monster magic!

When we last saw Desmond Pucket, he was fresh from rescuing a bus full of monsters from the now defunct amusement park ride The Mountain Full of Monsters. But in all the chaos of the monster rescue, Desmond never stopped to think what he was going to do with all of these scary props. 

But if there's one thing Desmond always has, it's ideas for making monster magic! 

Join Desmond and his posse of pranksters as they create their greatest show yet: The Cloverfield Junior High Carnival of Horrors!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781449474096
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
Publication date: 02/16/2016
Series: Desmond Pucket Series , #3
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 785,478
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range: 7 - 12 Years

About the Author

 Mark Tatulli is an internationally syndicated cartoonist best known for his popular comic strips Heart of the City, which chronicles a fun-loving, tenacious little girl's adventures in the big city of Philadelphia, and Lio, which tells the adventures of a young boy and his pet squid. In addition to cartooning, Tatulli is an accomplished filmmaker and animator, and the recipient of three Emmy Awards. He lives in New Jersey with his wife, Donna, three children, and three nefarious cats, all of whom supply endless ideas for his books.

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Desmond Pucket and the Cloverfield Junior High Carnival of Horrors 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
GratefulGrandma More than 1 year ago
Another fun adventure with Desmond and his friends. This book is the third in the Desmond Pucket series. It is a cross between an illustrated story and a graphic novel. Desmond tells the story and adds his own drawings and comments throughout. In this story, Mr. Needles has returned and is now Principal Needles. The first thing he does is cancel the School Carnival of Horrors and get Keith Schminsky released from Military School to keep Desmond in line. When Desmond, Ricky and Becky create a ghost of Mr. Needles hero to get him to reinstate the carnival, they are surprised it works so well. With the carnival back on, Keith and Desmond are now in a contest to see who can create the best "ride" for the carnival. The loser has to give up scaring for the rest of junior high and high school. When Desmond's monsters get stolen he does not know what he is going to do. Keith, of course, is the culprit, but when he stole the monsters he also finds out what Desmond has done. He threatens to tell Mr. Needles what he has done unless he agrees to create a lame ride. Desmond does not want to give up but it seems he has not choice. Tina, Keith's sister, has an idea. Again the illustrations are black and white cartoons which the kids will love, with notes and facts to add to the story. A fun book that kids (ages 8 to 12)will love. There are more recipes and directions to the reader for some of Desmond's tricks at the end of the book. The children will love that. I am sure that this book will be enjoyed by the kids as much as the adults who may read it with them. Thanks to Netgalley and Andrews McMeel Publishing for giving me the opportunity to read and review this book.