Wedgieman to the Rescue (Paperback)

Wedgieman to the Rescue Cover Image
By Charise Mericle Harper, Bob Shea (Illustrator)
Special Order


Following his debut in"Wedgieman: A Hero Is Born, "our superhero continues on his mission to get children to eat their vegetables. Until he meets Bad Dude and his secret inventions, that is.
Bad Dude has a plan; it's a bad plan. He wants to use his Make-Things-Disappear Machine to zap the playground and make it dematerialize and"then"force all the children to work in the Bad Dude Factory But have no fear, Wedgieman comes to the rescue and saves the day and develops a new wedgie in the process that's called The Celery
Beginning readers (and their caregivers) will howl with delight over the ka-pow humor and blam illustrations.

About the Author

Charise Mericle Harper is the author and illustrator of many books for children, including the Just Grace series. In a starred review, Booklist called Just Grace "Hilarious," and said, "The kids come alive in the story, and Harper enhances the comical goings-on with sparkling cartoon sketches. Give this to . . . anyone looking for a funny book." Charise lives in Westchester County, New York. Visit her website at and visit Just Grace's website at, where you'll find all sorts of fun things, including videos, quizzes, and information about all the Just Grace books.

Bob Shea has written and illustrated more than a dozen picture books, including "Dinosaur vs. Bedtime", and is the author of "Kid Sheriff and the Terrible Toads" and "Big Plans", both illustrated by Lane Smith. His writing career began at Comedy Central, and his characters and animations have appeared on Nick Jr., Playhouse Disney, and PBS Kids.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780307930729
ISBN-10: 0307930726
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: February 12th, 2013
Pages: 48
Language: English
Series: Step Into Reading - Level 3 - Quality