If you are reading this, you're a genius. Is that true? Who knows! But it sounds good. So does: This book is better than ice cream, television, and your birthday combined! "The Facttracker" is full of such statements. Unfortunately, most of them are lies, which is odd, since Traakerfaxx is the town that produces all of the world's "facts." So how can a story about a bizarre town with a weird name become The greatest novel ever written? Dinosaurs would help. Or maybe aliens. Alien dinosaurs would be dynamite! Alas, we have none of those. Here's what we "do" have: the Facttracker, who tracks all the facts in Traakerfaxx. The just small enough boy, who lost all his facts. And Ersatz, but the less said about him the better. And, of course, there are lots and lots of facts and lies, such as: This book will make you good-looking and popular! Was that a "fact" or a "lie"? For the answer, read on and encounter adventure, peril, and even more Large, oversized words!
- Hardback | 260 pages
- 139.7 x 210.82 x 30.48mm | 385.55g
- 01 Feb 2008
- HarperCollins Publishers
- United States
- Illustrations, black and white