More Scrawny Than Brawny
A funny graphic-novel series by Aaron Reynolds, New York Times bestselling author of Creepy Carrots!
His grandpa invented fire. His dad invented the wheel. How will Caveboy Dave leave his mark?
Dave Unga-Bunga has always been more scrawny than brawny. This is a major problem when your village expects you to become a meat-bringer. At age twelve, all young cave-people must stalk through the eerie mushroom forests for a prehistoric beast the village can feast on. But Dave would much rather invent stuff for a better life—like underwear to make loincloths less itchy and cutlery to make eating less filthy. Can Dave save his group by inventing the perfect defense against a bloodthirsty pokeyhorn? Or will he MEET HIS DOOM?
First in a new series, More Scrawny Than Brawny delivers irresistible characters, big thrills, and even bigger laughs.
"Imagine a prehistoric version of Wimpy Kid meets Captain Underpants."
“PRAISE FOR CAVEBOY DAVE: "Caveboy Dave is a hilarious new graphic novel series . . . imagine a prehistoric version of Wimpy Kid meets Captain Underpants." —Boys' Life "Nonstop action, belly laughs, and stabby cats. What's not to love?" —Victoria Jamieson, author and illustrator of the New York Times bestselling and Newbery Honor–winning Roller Girl "Fast-paced and funny." —Mo O’Hara, author of the New York Times bestselling Zombie Goldfish series "Bright colors and animated, exaggeratedly doofy characters buoy the rollicking action, mixing intrigue and lots of giggles... A lively series opener." —Kirkus Reviews "Put this on the shelf between Jorge Aguirre’s Chronicles of Claudette series and Ben Hatke’s Zita the Spacegirl books." —School Library Journal "A delightfully entertaining tale about discovering one’s true calling...Dave’s first adventure sets a high bar for future volumes." —Publishers Weekly "Outlandishly funny." —The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books”