Things are not right at the Strega-Borgia castle. Signor Luciano Strega-Borgia has been kidnapped. Signora Baci Strega-Borgia is struggling with her spells at the Advanced Witchcraft Institute.Titus and Pandora don’t like their suspiciously cheerful and fearless new nanny. Baby Damp has been accidentally shrunk, e-mailed, and lost on the World Wide Web. And to top it off, there’s a gangster in a bunny suit lurking about. . . .
This seriously over-the-top, gothic romp is sure to have readers clamoring for the next Strega-Borgia adventure.
"Of course I didn’t know then that I would write stories. All I knew then was that I loved reading them."–Debi GlioriDebi Gliori is an award-winning picture book author-illustrator and has written and illustrated numerous picture books.ABOUT THE AUTHORI can… More about Debi Gliori
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Published by Knopf Books for Young Readers Aug 13, 2002| 192 Pages| Middle Grade (10 and up)| ISBN 9780375890253
"Mary Poppins meets the Addams Family in a nonstop farce.” — Kirkus Reviews, Starred
“Filled to bursting with an eccentric cast of characters, this extravagant tale combines magic, mafiaesque villainy, mythical beasts, foible-filled humans, and humor into a mixture that will appeal to fans of Diana Wynne Jones, J. K. Rowling and even Lemony Snicket. . . . Pure dead fun.” — School Library Journal
“Should Lemony Snicket grow a bit stale, here’s the perfect antidote.” — Kirkus Reviews, Starred