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Captain Underpants and the Invasion of the Incredibly Naughty Cafeteria Ladies from Outer Space and the Subsequent Assault of the Equally Evil Lunchroom Zombie Nerds (Captain Underpants #3)

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Hooray for Captain Underpants! Everybody's favorite waistband warrior is back, ready to fight for Truth, Justice, and all that is Pre-Shrunk and Cottony. If you've read Dav Pilkey's first two comic epics, The Adventures of Captain Underpants and Captain Underpants and the Attack of the Talking Toilets, you already know the brave Captain is really just crabby old Principal...more
144 pages
Published (first published 1997)
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Michele Lee
We love the Captain Underpants books here, the kids for their silliness (and yes, gross humor) and the parents because these books have gotten our autistic son excited about reading and more importantly talking about reading, like no other. He eagerly snatches up the new book and runs over to show us which new sign Harold and George are going to mix up and turn into something gross this time. We've even caught him reading his Captain Underpants books—by choice!

Now our daughter loves reading—any...more
Samantha Meyer
Captain Underpants and the Invasion of the Incredibly Naughty Cafeteria Ladies from Outer Space (and the Subsequent Assault of the Equally Evil Lunchroom Zombie Nerds) is about the two lovable troublemakers; George and Harold who get into more trouble than I think they know what to do with. In this particular installation, a prank they play on the lunch ladies causes them to quit and their spots to be filled by none other than Zorx, Klax and Jennifer who are evil aliens. George and Harold notice...more
Number one son (15 years old, with a life long aversion to 'toilet humour') borrowed this book with the aim of writing an essay arguing that it should not be on the ABC's list of Australia's favourite books. He ended up writing an essay arguing that it should be on the list as it was surprisingly funny and not as puerile as he had supposed it would be, and that it would lead children who didn't like reading to enjoy reading.

Number two son (5 years old, who thinks all things underpant related ar...more
Another book series my eight year old is into these days. I got concerned when I saw it on the list of challenged books so I figured I'd give it a look. Well, I didn't see anything disconcerting in this installment that would call for banning. Granted Captain Underpants turned out to be the school principal under hypnosis that is running around town in his chonies or perhaps it's the mischievous antics of George and Harold that might be the concern. But they're just zany characters that att...more
Julie Decker
George and Harold are in trouble again: they drew a mean comic about the cafeteria food being bad, so the lunch ladies quit. But luckily for them, their punishment protected them from being turned into zombie nerds by space aliens named Zorx, Klax, and Jennifer. Captain Underpants is certainly ready to fight these zombies, but he needs some help from superpower juice . . . and finally, now he can really be a superhero! But what if the aliens get their hands on the superpower juice too? Harold an...more
Sam Cooper
Captain underpants and the invasion of the incredibly naughty cateteria ladies from outer space (and the subsequent assault of the equally evil lunchroom zombie nerds) is the third novel of Dav Pilkey’s captain underpants series. This redicusally long titled book sets off with three evil aliens, Zorx, Klax, and Jennifer coming to earth with plans of enslavement towards to human race. The aliens land on the roof of George and harold’s elementary school, and begin to turn all the students and staf...more
George and Harold make up a comic about the lunch cook's bad food. The lunch cooks find out and quit. Then some evil outer space lunch ladies take over. They turn everyone into zombie nerds. Captain Underpants dashes to his office to change into his underwear. George and Harold try to dash after him but the door was blocked by evil zombie nerds, Zorx, Klax, and Jennifer. George and Harold defeat Zorx, Klax, and Jennifer using pans and rolling pins. Zorx, Klax, and Jennifer get the zombie nerds t...more
Josh M
The book that I am going to tell you about is Captain Underpants.

The first thing is that this book is funny and weird at the same time, so if you like funny then I would deffinently read this book, but if you dont like weird then dont waist your time on reading this book please!

The second thing is that I love the way the author wrote this book, because I like the way he did the fliporomma, that was cool and exciting, because it shows someone doing something, but it is like on 2 different pages,...more
Matthew Y. Y.
Is about two boys that are trouble makers they do alot of bad stuff to annoy there teacher so one day they did a bad prank and the teacher was so mad and the two trouble makers said to the teacher when I snap my fingers you will be under my command and when he snapped he was so he went crazy and jumped out the window with a cape and underpants beacause he told him to act like a superhero and they had to catch him because he was going all over town and when they did they found the solution to tur...more
SNAP! POOF! It's captain underpants. I just finishes captain underpants the invasion of the evil naughty lunch ladies.George and Harold are the main characters in this book. George and Harold remind me of me and my best friend JC and I. We used to act all child like George and Harold did but now we have are self toghther and act are age ( like George and Harold did ). It takes some tough guts to try and save everybody in the world. I know it's just a book but still that's pretty cool. I got hook...more
Jessica Scranton
Captain Underpants and the Invasion of the Incredibly Naughty Cafeteria Ladies from Outer Space and the Subsequent Assault of the Equally Evil Lunchroom Zombie Nerds by Dav Pilkey was too cute. It literally had me laughing out loud. The story is about two troublemakers who realize that the cafeteria ladies turned the entire school into zombies. When realizing this they hear their plan to try to take over the world. They need to stop the evil space men lunch ladies before it’s too late. Captain u...more
Mary Ward
Dav Pilkey's graphic novel Captain Underpants and the Invasion of the Incredibly Naughty Cafeteria Ladies from Outer Space and the Subsequent Assault of the Equally Evil Lunchroom Zombie Nerds is just as comical as you would assume by its title. This graphic novel had me on the edge of my seat laughing, I can only imagine how students would react! Two trouble makers steal an idea from Science class that gets them banned from the cafeteria and forces them to eat lunch in the teachers office. As t...more
If you can't love a book just based on its name alone, you're having no fun in life. You have to give this guy credit just for thinking up the silliest book titles ever. These books completely attract a 6 year old boy's imagination, love for potty talk, and a flare for the extremely silly. Pilkey has a fun way of poking fun at himself and his books, while writting the books. As I mentioned in an earlier review, he totally throws the parents who read these book a bone with some pretty funny, punc...more
Di suatu malam yang tak berawan, sebuah benda berpijar membelah langit Piqua, Ohio. Selama beberapa detik benda itu bersinar sangat terang. Sampai akhirnya lenyap. Anehnya tak satupun tertangkap oleh warga sekitar. Bahkan keesokan harinya , tak satu pun dari murid-murid SD Jerome Horwitz yang memperhatikan. Padahal benda yang mirip pesawat luar angkasa itu berada di atap sekolah. Mungkin saja dikarenakan mereka terlalu sibuk dengan pikiran masing-masing . Termasuk George dan Harold yang sepagi i...more
Spencer G
George, Harold and Captain Underpants are the main characters. One day evil space aliens came to earth and wanted to take over the earth. They needed jobs to blend in with everone so they try to get a job as a lunch room lady. Then they all got a plan to put their evil mind controle potion in everyones food. So now eveyone is brainwashed. George and Harold didn't eat lunch that day so now they have to try to defeat the evil lunchroom ladies with the help of Captain Unerpant. Will the heroes surv...more
Disgusting but funny. Flip-o-rama and pictures are really cool.

Captain Underpants and the invasion of the incredibly naughty cafeteria ladies from outer space(and the subsequent assult of the equally evil lunchroom zombie nerds)is a icredibly unnaughty recamendable book to everybody who likes misspelled & badly drawn comix. It stars 2 incredibly naughty 4th grade boys named George Beard & Harold Hutchins,a wedgie powered superhero called Captain Underpants,3 incredibly naughty cafeteria...more
Jj Le
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Boxed set includes the first four books in the series:

1. The Adventures of Captain Underpants
2. Captain Underpants and the Attack of the Talking Toilets
3. Captain Underpants and the Invasion of the Incredibly Naughty Cafeteria Ladies...
4. Captain Underpants and the and the Perilous Plot of Professor Poopypants

Captain Underpants is a hilarious superhero spoof that will appeal to the immature everywhere. Harold and George, two practical jokers who are constantly in trouble, hypnotize their crabby...more
Simon Wojtaszek
I think your favorite parts were the "giant plant-eater" (the mutant dandelion) and the fact that George and Harold served the anti-zombi-nerd juice to their classmates in the form of root bear, your favorite :)
This is another hilarious book in the Captain Underpants series by Dav Pilkey. Our girls really like these books and insist on reading them independently (so I don't have the excuse that I read the book with them, but I enjoyed reading it, too!) The humor is quite juvenile and the storyline is very predictable, but we all really liked it. They especially like the Flip-O-Rama pages. All in all, I find these stories to be very entertaining and perfect for getting reluctant readers to learn to love...more
David K
I loved captain underpants because its so wacky and funny. I love the flip-o-ramas because on everyone its so random. Like on one of them it says, "Caution, This is extreme vilionce. If you cant handle violence, Run, scream, (just do it you wont get in trouble) go to a shoe store and oreder a sandwich. (This wont helpat all but it will be funny)" Thats what it said. Then later captain underpants disapears and they said, "were did you go" Then he said, "I ran to a shoe store and ordered and burge...more
Melissa Snyder
A great book to get kids interested in reading. My boys had fun reading it and could not stop laughing. It was good to see them excited about reading.
I think that this book has a ridcusly long name and that it takes about 5 minutes to read the front cover. Other than that it was a really good book.
Truly young boy humor. I can see why they like it! Dave Pilkey is very good at making his books excellent reads for those reluctant readers.
Armen Grigoryan
I chose this book because it is a very funny. I love how it is very interesting everything happens step by step. This book is about a school who loses their cafeteria chef. After these aliens come to be their chef and everything goes wrong but captain underpants is there for the rescue and rescues the school and sends the aliens away. The author has no point in this story because its just a comic book that explains about a hero captain underpants how he saves the world and school from being in d...more
Even though it was a children's book, I still laughed at the childish humor and the funny drawings that the two kids would make. Their pranks always made me think of how their parents were like to them, especially since they get in detention all the time. I amused myself way too much because of the "Flip-O-Ramas" which sometimes led to me ripping off the page... I loved the book because of its weird plot (Cafateria ladies become aliens from outer space and the students become zombies,) and espec...more
I ought to give these more than three stars, because I really do like them. But I can see that they are not for everybody. Although how anyone can resist the "graphic" violence parts, I do not know.

This time, there is an invasion from outer space, and George and Harold (and Captain Underpants) have their jobs cut out for them.

I don't think this is a spoiler (because we all know how brave our boys really are), but George and Harold are willing to give their lives to save the world, and Captain U...more
Nicola Mansfield
Book Three continues on with the irreverent but highly amusing tales of the silly and troublesome George and Harold and their creation, Captain Underpants. This outing brings us aliens from outer space who plan to take over the world, the lunch ladies finally have their fill of George and Harold, and milkshakes that turn the whole school population into zombies. But most exciting of all, book three tells us how Captain Underpants gets his superpowers. Finally, he has more to fight evil with than...more
Nidah (SleepDreamWrite)
Crazy long title huh? This series is weird. I keep saying that but still. Fun too.
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David "Dav" Pilkey (b. March 4, 1966), is a popular children's author and artist. Pilkey is best known as the author and illustrator of the Captain Underpants book series. He lives near Seattle, Washington with his wife, Sayuri.

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“I read a lot this week but my favorite character that does not appears very much but has a nig part is mr.krupp he is a mad and old principal that treats bad george and harold if he would not had appeard in the book it wouldn't had too much fun the book but with him it is a good book and cool to favorite part when mr.krupp appeared was when george and harold made a joke on the cafeteria ladies and all the school turned green and sticky.
my book is captain underpants
By dav pilkey”
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