Regarding the Bathrooms : A Privy to the Past
Poor Principal Walter Russ. He's desperate for designer Florence Waters to renovate the school's disgusting basement bathrooms, and the stress is causing him to get, ahem, all clogged up. Luckily, during their stressful summer school internships, the sixth graders uncover the perfect way for everyone to relax: by enjoying an ancient Roman spa and bath buried in the school's basement! The fourth book in the "Regarding the..." series overflows with toilet humour. In their award-winning style that features newspaper spreads, letters, ads, and puns galore, the fabulous Klise sisters have created an unforgettable story about persistence, friendship, and learning to relax a little!
- Hardback | 160 pages
- 132.1 x 213.4 x 20.3mm | 362.88g
- 09 Nov 2006
- Harcourt Children's Books
- United States
- b & w illustrations
"This pun-stocked novel for the 9 to 12 crowd is set in Geyser Creek Middle School, where clogged privies lead to a mystery." --People (July 31, 2006)
About Kate Klise
KATE KLISE and M. SARAH KLISE are the fabulous sisterly team behind two picture books and a number of popular middle grade novels, including Regarding the Fountain, an IRA Young Adults' Choice, as well as Trial by Journal and Letters from Camp, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. Kate, is also a correspondent for People Magazine. Sarah, is also an art teacher. Both of the Klises have recently renovated their bathrooms.