Illustrated by: Tony DiTerlizzi
For Ages: 5 - 8
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This is the story of a father and a son and the big, raspberry-colored, fun-loving, troublemaking best friend who brings them closer together.
  • Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers | 
  • 40 pages | 
  • ISBN 9780689832352 | 
  • April 2001 | 
  • Grades K - 3


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About the Author

Tony DiTerlizzi
Photo credit: Kim Pilla

Tony DiTerlizzi

Tony DiTerlizzi is a New York Times bestselling author and illustrator who has been creating books with Simon & Schuster for more than a decade. From his fanciful picture books like Jimmy Zangwow’s Out-of-this-World Moon Pie Adventure, Adventure of Meno (with his wife, Angela), and The Spider & The Fly (a Caldecott Honor book), to chapter books like Kenny and The Dragon and The Search for WondLa, Tony always imbues his stories with a rich imagination. His middle grade series, The Spiderwick Chronicles (with Holly Black), has sold millions of copies, been adapted into a feature film, and has been translated in more than thirty countries. You can visit him at DiTerlizzi.com.