The Runaway Mummy: A Petrifying Parody

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G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Once there was a little mummy who wanted to run away. ?If you run away,? said Mother Mummy, ?I will get you! For you are my rotten little mummy!?

A little mummy transforms into a series of incredible monsters in order to run away and assert his independence. His mother keeps coming to ?get? him, but this little mummy has a mind of his own. Filled with uproarious illustrations, another beloved classic gets a kind-hearted send-up in this utterly monsterized parody. Ener getic art and a hilarious text will have kids begging to read this again and again.

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Review: The Runaway Mummy: A Petrifying Parody

User Review  - kim - Goodreads

well now I feel dumb! I totally didn't get the Runaway Bunny reference when I read it. Oh well, it's a cute book with lots of fun word play for preschoolers Read full review

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ehh daughter wasn't impressed Read full review

About the author (2009)

Michael Rex is the author and illustrator of over twenty books for children. He has a masters degree in visual arts education (K-12), and worked as a NYC art teacher for four years. He visits schools across the country, and has appeared on The Celebrity Apprentice as a guest illustrator. Mike lives in New Jersey with his wife and their two boys.

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