Tales of the Truly Grotesque
Tales of the Truly Grotesque tells the adventures of a webbed-footed,
webbed-handed, brilliant 13 year-old girl named Joanof Arkansas
who is being chased around the world byone of the top five most
villainous men of all time, flea-circus ringmaster and pencil-neck
geek, LazloBleak and his band of merry side-show freaks. Her
life is filled with turmoil, grief, bad music and foul smells
but somehow she comes out smelling like a rose.
first edition, deluxe, hard cover version is illustrated by
our very own Madame M. It is an annotated edition and features
hundreds of humorous footnotes to help young adult readers learn
tricky vocabulary words. Written in the vein of the works of
Roald Dahl and the films of Tim Burton, this series has already
developed a cult following.
Malodorus, who is best known as the author of 101 Ways to Make
Flatulence Work for You, is an notating Book 2, Hook, Lion &
Stinker right now and it should be out soon...