Charlie Bumpers vs. The Puny Pirates
Author: Bill HARLEY
Subject/Category: Gr. 3-5
Year Reviewed:: 2017
Review: Charlie can't wait to finally be in the 10-and-under soccer league this year with his two best friends. But when they show up for their first practice, it's clear their team, the Pirates, is more puny than powerful. All Charlie wants to do is win one game and survive a candy bar fundraiser catastrophe. Intermediate-aged readers will devour this intensely relatable offering.