Wedgieman to the Rescue
Written by Charise Mericle Harper
Illustrated by Bob Shea
Random House, 2013. 48 pages. Easy reader.
In Veggieman/Wedgieman's second adventure, he is faced with a new foe: Larry, aka Bad Dude. Bad Dude is the baddest of the baddies, and his Make-Things-Disappear Machine is truly evil news. When Wedgieman hears of it, he rushes to the save the children of the playground. Good and evil face off, and Bad Dude gets his comeuppance in the end. And, bonus, the children are all rewarded with a celery treat! Wedgieman to the Rescue is a fun, silly story, with fantastic illustrations by Bob Shea. Another delight for the early reader crowd!