Richard was a Picker
Richard picks his nose, until one day he discovers the perils of his habit. When his finger gets stuck up his nose, Richard panics. Then his nose sucks up his arm. Before he knows it, all of him slides up his nose. Richard has become a giant booger. He propels his booger-ball self out of his house. But as he rolls down the sidewalk things get worse, way worse. Soon the whole town is chasing after him and jabbing at him. Will Richard be poked to pieces? With some quick thinking and a little luck, Richard avoids a terrible end.
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RICHARD WAS A PICKERUser Review - Kirkus
Booger Boy, as the neighbors not-so-affectionately call him, is unable to stop his horrible habit. Richard even creates elaborate snot-nosed dioramas with his strands of green glop. His nasty nose ... Read full review
It's a good story but I think we shouldn't add nose-picking to children's books. This makes children, especially little children, get into the nose-picking habit. Personally, I was a little disgusted about this. "Once I gagged reading it." My brother says. It's a little gross. Also, it introduces name calling to children. Booger boy, REALLY? Also, I wouldn't like it when my nose sucks up my body! Some of this book is to gross.