George and Harold, and their doubles, Yesterday George and Yesterday Harold, have a good thing going. Two of them go to school, while the other two hide in the tree house and play video games all day then they switch! But when their malicious gym teacher, Mr. Meaner, creates a method of mind control that turns their fellow students into attentive, obedient, "perfect" children, the future of all humanity will be in their hands!
The critics are CRAZY about UNDERPANTS!
"Irresistible." - Entertainment Weekly
"Call Pilkey... the savior of the 'reluctant reader.'" - USA Today
"For every downtrodden fun-seeking kid who never wanted to read a book." - School Library Journal
"Subversively hilarious." - Publishers Weekly
"Combines empowerment and empathy with age-appropriate humor and action." - Booklist
"Celebrates the triumph of the good-hearted." - The Educational Book and Media Association
About the Author
Dav Pilkey has written and illustrated numerous popular, award-winning books for children, including the Captain Underpants and Dumb Bunnies series; "Dog Breath," winner of the California Young Reader Medal; and "The Paperboy," a Caldecott Honor Book. He lives with his wife in the Pacific Northwest.