Judy Moody Saves the World!
Megan McDonald. Candlewick Press (MA), $15.99 (144pp) ISBN 978-0-7636-1446-1
Inspired by environmental studies in school and a humiliating defeat in a Band-Aid design contest, Judy Moody, in her third adventure, revamps her family's recycling efforts and confiscates her classmates' wooden pencils in Judy Moody Saves the World by Megan McDonald, illus. by Peter Reynolds. The original Judy Moody is now available in paperback; in our Best Books citation, PW said, ""It's hard to imagine a mood that Judy couldn't improve."" (Aug.)
Reviewed on: 07/01/2002