Dirty Joe the Pirate
A True Story

written by Bill Harley
illustrated by Jack Davis

Pirate Dirty Joe and his crew sail the seas looking for their favorite treasure--smelly socks, which they proudly display on their ship.Then one day, the crew meets its match in Stinky Annie and her all girl crew, who roam the seas looking for their treasure-- underwear!  Hilarious illustrations and a storyline about smelly socks...what more do kids want. :)

The New York Post said this book is "a funny read for would-be pirates - especially those with older sisters."  And School Library Journal said “This book has everything to attract kids and tickle their funny bones—pirates, smelly socks, and, best of all, undies!”

Interest Level:  Preschool - Gr. 2                    Lexile Measure: 910L

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