Nobody Is Perfick by Bernard WaberNobody Is Perfick by Bernard Waber

Nobody Is Perfick

byBernard Waber

Hardcover | January 3, 2017

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From the creator of Lyle the Crocodile comes a hilarious collection of stories, told in a comic-book-style format. Each snippet deals with a different scenario of everyday life that all children encounter at home, in school, or at play. Waber's ability to capture these uproarious moments in his drawings and words is evident on every page.
Bernard Waber was the author of more than seventeen picture books for children; he is best known for the delightful Lyle the Crocodile, a little boy named Ira, and a firefly named Torchy. Widely praised by reviewers for his ability to describe common family problems, he was best loved by children for his free flowing humor and gentle ...
Title:Nobody Is PerfickFormat:HardcoverDimensions:144 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.62 inPublished:January 3, 2017Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0544842146

ISBN - 13:9780544842144


Editorial Reviews

? This reissue's gentle humor and whimsical illustrations have lasting appeal." -School Library Journal "The text is all dialogue, the illustrations are sketchlike, and both are spot-on with their child logic and humor." -Horn Book "Comes very near to being a minor masterpiece, so sure is its understanding of the ingredients which make up life's more humble, quiet desperation. It is a child's book but the eight truths it catalogues are universal in their implications." The New York Times"