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The Boy Who Ate Around

Written & illustrated by Henrik Drescher
Published by Hyperion Books
Goodreads Rating - 4.2 / 5.0
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Oct 19, 1994
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Mo, a little boy who doesn’t want to eat his dinner, turns himself into a series of ever-expanding monsters that eat virtually everything except stringbeans and cheese souffle, including math teachers and entire countries

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Henrik Drescher

Henrik Drescher, an illustrator whose work regularly appears in <i>The New York Times Book Review</i> and other national and international publications, is the author of <i>Pat the Beastie</i> and other children’s books, including <i>McFig and McFly: A Tale of Jealousy, Revenge, and Death (with a Happy Ending)</i>; <i>Hubert the Pudge: A Vegetarian Tale</i>; and <i>The Strange Appearance of Howard Cranebill</i>, which won <i>The New York Times</i> Best Illustrated Book of the Year.<br />He splits his time between Toronto and China.

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Publication Date:
October 19, 1994

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