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Title:
Invasion of the shag carpet creature
Author:
David, Lawrence.
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Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Dutton Children's Books, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
151 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Summary:
Flying, fire-breathing superhero Horace Splattly has his hands full battling a mysterious monster about to invade Blootinville, and at the same time, trying to end an age-old family feud.
Language:
English
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.3 3.0 76214.
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ISBN:
9780525472353
Format :
Book

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Summary

In the fifth installment of the action-packed adventures of Horace Splattly, a ten-year-old turned into a superhero by his genius sister’s chemically altered cupcakes, Horace must tackle an invading alien shag-carpet creature while soothing grouchy relatives at the Splattly-Blattly family reunion. Can our hero save the world from a hungry, blue-carpet monster andend an age-old family feud?


Author Notes

Lawrence David is the author of several picture books and two long, long grown-up books (without pictures). He has never eaten any cupcakes that gave him superpowers, but he hopes to one day. He lives in New York City, where he is always on the lookout for villains, monsters, school bullies, and licorice
Barry Gott has a twin and was the almost-shortest kid in the fourth grade. He longed for superpower-giving cupcakes, but never found any. He is the illustrator of several picture books, and many, many greeting cards. He lives in Ohio


Table of Contents

1 Sara Willow's Wild Ridep. 1
2 Hero Takes a Spinp. 12
3 The Great Splattly-Blattly Feud of 1972p. 20
4 The 150-Foot-Tall Stalagmitep. 28
5 A Room Without a Viewp. 37
6 A Reunion Dividedp. 46
7 No Way Outp. 59
8 Shrink Cityp. 70
9 Speaking Shagp. 78
10 303 Cupcakesp. 84
11 Hiding the Eggplantp. 92
12 Almost a Ghostp. 100
13 Which What Is Where?p. 110
14 Mrs. Pyrzk's Very Berry Blootinberryp. 121
15 Two Pairs of Splattulasp. 127
16 The Big Flipp. 134
17 The Splattly and Blattly Meeting at the Top of the Hotel on the World's Only Shaggy Caramel Doughnutp. 144