Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and the Race Against Time
- Paperback | 234 pages
- 130 x 191 x 18mm | 272g
- 11 Mar 2014
- Candlewick Press (MA)
- Somerville, MA, United States
- Illustrations, black and white
Other books in this series
05 Sep 2013
--Kirkus Reviews Featuring a near-dizzying array of characters--including a reunion with suave first Chitty owner Mr. Zborowski--and events, from car races to kidnapping to run-ins with anacondas, this is a lively, entertaining read that those familiar with the previous title will especially enjoy. Digitally rendered, cartoonish illustrations add retro flair.
--Booklist Online Frank Cottrell Boyce preserves the charm of the original while delivering a madcap escapade that a new generation of youngsters will love.
--BookPage Children's Corner Boys in particular will appreciate the race's death-defying moments and the continued mad-cap escapades, chases, kidnappings and narrow escapes.
--BookPage Life with the Tootings is the wildest Sunday drive imaginable.
--Publishers Weekly Hilarious fun.
--Yellow Brick Road
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