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Pirates Eat Porridge

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HOIST THE SAILS! MAN THE POOP DECK!   A side-splitting tale with ridicuous pictures to tickle the funny bones of kids everywhere.
 
"Who is the captain of this here fish-finger house?"  When a pirate arrives at Billy and Heidi's door, it's the start of a crazy and unpredictable adventure as they sail their "fish-finger" house to Itchy Ear Island, and learn all sorts of quirk
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Hardcover, 80 pages
Published October 2nd 2007 by Roaring Brook Press (first published January 1st 2006)
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Rom Caitlin
Oct 04, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Funniest children's book I've read. Delightfully silly romp full of nonsense.
Matthew Meehan
Oct 03, 2011 rated it did not like it
From strat to finish, this book has very weak continuity and is very confusing. The pirate in the book is a very creative character, but there is not enough creativity in the world to save this book in my opinion. I didn't find any teaching lessons from this book, as it is just an adventure to find treasure. I personally couldn't even tell whether they were selling in their house or in the tree houes until the last page. And the beginning of the adventure? Good luck keeping track with that as we ...more
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This book has a kind of whimsy that will appeal to kids a lot. It felt a little like Cat &The Hat in the sense that a stranger ( in this case a Pirate) shows up at young Heidi and her brothers house. He demands porridge ( which he doesn't get, and then sails the kids house in search of treasure.
Kids will love this , Adults will notice the plot holes! A fun read!
Christina
Feb 04, 2013 rated it liked it
A whimsical book that doesn't really make sense. However the story is fun and crazy. My 8 year old loved it. I would recommend.
David
Aug 06, 2008 rated it it was ok
Shelves: read-in-2008
Good beginning novel. Fun drawings. Inconsistent characters.
Vicky
Apr 27, 2008 rated it really liked it
Funny, amusing book for middle readers.
Alicia
Sep 24, 2012 rated it it was ok
Used for 2/3 Book Club - 10/11
Aaron
Apr 13, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Aaron wants to give this book zero stars, even though he loved it. I [the mama] enjoyed reading it, too.
Nicole
Aug 25, 2010 rated it it was ok
Shelves: children
My kids liked this one better than I did. I guess they got the author's humor where I didn't.
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