Boyce, Frank Cottrell. The Astounding Broccoli Boy. 384p. HarperCollins/Walden Pond. Sept. 2015. Tr $16.99. ISBN 9780062400178; lib. ed. $17.89. ISBN 9780062414977.
Gr 4-6–When Rory Rooney, the smallest boy in his year and sadly the target of bullies including Grim Komissky, suddenly turns green on a class trip, he is blamed and ridiculed before a helicopter whisks him to a London hospital. Fearful he could be contagious, doctors aren’t taking any chances while the “Killer Kittens” virus is ravaging England. Rory is […]