Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 112 pages, 7.62 × 5.12 × 0.6 in
Published: September 1, 2004
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0689862954
ISBN - 13: 9780689862953
About the Book
Now in paperback--the book that introduced a pint-size heroine with enough pluck to face down any challenge--be it making friends, thrashing monsters, or being herself. Includes a Cut-and-Create Monster Game. Illustrations. Consumable.
From the Publisher
Franny K. Stein is not your average girl -- she''s a mad scientist. She prefers poison ivy to daisies, and when Franny jumps rope, she uses her pet snake. The kids in Franny''s class think she''s weird, wacky, and just plain creepy.
Tired of being stared at, Franny decides to attempt her most dangerous experiment yet -- she''s going to fit in. but when a giant Monstrous Fiend attacks the class, everyone knows it''s up to a mad scientist to save the day. But has Franny lost her creepy, crawly ways?
About the Author
Jim Benton is an author and illustrator that resides in Michigan with his children and wife. He has his own studio and a variety of widely known characters such as Franny K. Stein and Happy Bunny. He also authors the Dear Dumb Diary series. Benton has won a variety of awards including an Austin ADDY for his work on an anti-drug campaign featuring Happy Bunny.
Bulletin of the Center for Children''s Books This has the glib, kid-appealing insouciance of Captain Underpants with an intelligence all its own.