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A collection of thirty-five stories featuring such horrors as a monstrous Halloween costume, a midnight visit to a graveyard, and a hearing-impaired genie. Includes author's notes on how he got his ideas for these stories.
When Buzz, his parents, and his pet fly go on a road trip and get lost, Fly Guy comes to the rescue to help them find their way home.
Buzz creates a comic book that features Buzz Boy and Fly Guy as the superheroes.
Fly Guy visits the school cafeteria and gets the lunch lady fired.
A pet fly searches for his favorite brown, oozy, lumpy, smelly food.
When Buzz captures a fly to enter in The Amazing Pet Show, his parents and the judges tell him that a fly cannot be a pet, but Fly Guy proves them wrong.
A surprising lesson about the importance of listening to one's inner gosling ensues when a very hungry fox issues a dinner invitation to a very plump goose.
Armadillo's habit of eavesdropping and then misreporting what he hears makes the other animals so angry that they find a way to keep him from overhearing their private conversations.
A little yellow bird teaches Rocket the dog how to read by first introducing him to the "wondrous, mighty, gorgeous alphabet."
In a society that purges thirteen-year-olds who are creative, identical twins Aaron and Alex are separated, one to attend University while the other, supposedly Eliminated, finds himself in a wondrous place where youths hone their abilities and learn magic.
Includes: Curse of Camp Cold Lake; Ghost Camp; Welcome to Camp Nightmare
When Fly Guy meets Fly Girl, he is amazed and smitten.
An introduction to spiders, describing their physical characteristics, habitat, young, food, enemies, and relationship to people.
On his first day at Brooklyn's P.S. 858, fifth-grader Michael K. is teamed with two very strange students, and while he gradually comes to believe they are aliens who need his help, he has trouble convincing anyone else of the truth.
"Tech gadgets are disappearing left and right at school, and Lunch Lady must get to the bottom of it!"--
When Babymouse decides to become president of the student council, she learns that there is more to running for office than being famous and in charge.
Dubbed a "reluctant reader" by his teacher, twelve-year-old Derek spends summer vacation learning important lessons even though he does not complete his summer reading list.
"Look at what I can make, I can make an ice cream cake! One scoop, two scoops, ice cream goop. I think I made some ice cream soup!"--Page  of cover.