The Unintentional Adventures of the Bland Sisters

The Unintentional Adventures of the Bland Sisters

3.83 (674 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author)  , Illustrated by 
3.83 (674 ratings by Goodreads)

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Expected delivery to the United States in 11-16 business days.


Not ordering to the United States? Click here.

Description

In the spirit of A Series of Unfortunate Events and the Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place series, The Unintentional Adventures of the Bland Sisters will captivate middle-grade readers looking for humor, hijinks, and a swashbuckling good time. Meet Jaundice and Kale Bland, two sisters who avoid excitement at any cost. Together, they patiently await the return of their parents, who left on an errand years ago and have never returned. One day, the Bland sisters are kidnapped by an all-female band of pirates. They're unwillingly swept into a high-seas romp that might just lead to solving the mystery of what happened to their parents. With whimsical illustrations and Roald Dahl-esque wit, The Unintentional Adventures of the Bland Sisters is the visually stunning, laugh-out-loud funny start to a new series for readers who are looking for an anything-but-bland adventure.
show more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Hardback | 176 pages
  • 200 x 169 x 18mm | 270g
  • Amulet Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 1419721364
  • 9781419721366
  • 723,660

Review quote

"Filled with puns, intrigue, and ample evidence that women make excellent--and ruthless--pirates, it's a promising introduction to the Unintentional Adventures of the Bland Sisters series."-- "Publishers Weekly"
show more

About Kara Lareau

Kara LaReau was an editor at Candlewick Press prior to becoming a full-time writer. She has published many acclaimed picture books for children including Ugly Fish, Rabbit & Squirrel and Otto: The Boy Who Loved Cars. Kara lives in Providence, Rhode Island, with her husband and son and their two cats.
show more

Rating details

674 ratings
3.83 out of 5 stars
5 26% (175)
4 38% (254)
3 30% (205)
2 5% (34)
1 1% (6)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X