Dirtball Pete

A new take on the dirty kid phenomenon, Dirtball Pete by Eileen Brennan shows that Pete’s dirt is only on the surface, and some very special talents can emerge from under all that grime. While this isn’t the book to help get your kids in the tub, it is a fun story and begs the discussion on not judging a book by its cover.  Dirtball Pete is a true diamond in the rough.

About AnEducationInBooks

Wendy BooydeGraaff is the author of Salad Pie, a children's picture book published by Ripple Grove Press. Her work has been published in Emrys Journal Online, The Emerson Review, Jellyfish Review, Bending Genres, SmokeLong Quarterly and Leopardskin & Limes, and is forthcoming in NOON. Read more work at wendybooydegraaff.com or find her on Twitter @BooyTweets.
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