During Christmas vacation week, D.W. volunteers to take the classroom pet gerbil, Speedy, home for the holidays. D.W. plans to teach him some new tricks to show her class, but soon learns that taking care of a gerbil isn’t as easy as she thinks, especially one as quick as Speedy. . . .
About Marc Brown
“The most interesting—and the funniest—things happen in real life.”—Marc Brown ABOUT THE AUTHOR Marc Brown is the renowned illustrator of Judy Sierra’s Wild About Books and ZooZical, but is best known worldwide as the creator of Arthur the aardvark, the… More about Marc Brown
Published by Random House Books for Young Readers Jan 28, 2003| 24 Pages| 6 x 9| 5-8 years| ISBN 9780375810015