$8.00 US | $9.50 CAN
Available Oct. 17, 2003
From a long line of liars, there's none higher upper
Than my fibbing big brother, The Edwurd Fudwupper.
So begins this cautionary tale of a liar so amazing, so outrageous, so talented, that no one is spared. Edwurd Fudwupper spends all his time cooking up big fibs full of phooey and letting them rip. But one day, Edwurd tells a world-class lie, a fat whopper, such a whopping humdinger that the army, the air force, and the dog catcher are called to try to reverse the damage Edwurd's lie has wrought! But just when all fingers are pointing at Edwurd and he is about to be punished, an unlikely heroine comes to his rescue. Hip and hilarious artwork will appeal to adults and children alike.
Berkeley Breathed, one of America's most popular illustrators, is the recipient of a Pulitzer Prize for his editorial cartooning. His comic strip "Bloom County" ran for years in newspapers around the world and his books of the collected cartoons include the bestsellers 'Toons for Our Times and Penguin Dreams and Stranger Things. His highly acclaimed picture books, A Wish for Wings That Work: An Opus Christmas Story, The Last Basselope, Goodnight Opus, Red Ranger Came Calling, and Edwurd Fudwupper Fibbed Big have been hits with children and adults alike.
Berkeley Breathed lives, works, and surfs in Montecito, California.