Sixteen never-before-published humorous shortstories written by award-winning children's authors,including Marion Dane Bauer, Walter Dean Myers,Joel Schwartz, Zilpha Keatley Snyder and GarySoto.

"The quality of writing, thevariety of the selections, and the appeal of thecomedy make this a fine choice for introducingreaders to good writers they haven't triedyet."—Booklist.