A Funny Thing Happened at the Museum

Author(s): Davide Cali; Benjamin Chaud

Fiction (5 to 8 years)

There's more to this museum than meets the eye! This is the wonderfully wacky world of celebrated international author-illustrator team Davide Caliand Benjamin Chaud, the duo behind I Didn't Do My Homework Because..., The Truth About My Unbelievable Summer ...and A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to School .... Notoriously (and delightfully) unreliable narrator Henry is late to a museum where his class is spending the day. But he has a plan: He'll just catch up in one of the exhibits. That's not possible in these halls! With volcanoes erupting, dinosaurs charging,and secret stairwells lurking, reuniting with his classmates becomes a quest of outrageous proportions. Young readers will revel in this entertaining book's over-the-top antics.


Product Information

Davide Cali is an author, illustrator and cartoonist who has published more than 40 books, including I Didn't Do My Homework Because . . ., A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to School . . ., The Truth About My Unbelievable Summer . . . and When An Elephant Falls in Love. He lives in France and Italy. Benjamin Chaud has illustrated more than 60 books. He is the illustrator of I Didn't Do My Homework Because . . ., A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to School . . ., and The Truth About My Unbelievable Summer. . . . He is the author and illustrator of New York Times Notable Book The Bear's Song, The Bear's Sea Escape, The Bear's Surprise and Farewell Floppy. He lives in Die, France.

General Fields

  • : 9781452155937
  • : Chronicle Books
  • : Chronicle Books
  • : January 2017
  • : 203mm X 152mm
  • : United States
  • : December 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Davide Cali; Benjamin Chaud
  • : Hardback
  • : English
  • : 813.6
  • : 44
  • : Full-colour throughout