There's an eye toast toady. Er... that's eye test today at school. But Wagner can't see the chart. As his best friend Pearl says, "It's glasses time!
Winner 2009 Junior Library Guild Selection
"Perfectly capturing those fragile feelings of childhood, McMullan shows Wagner's hesitation to stand out from the crowd, his pride in being praised, and his delight when his friends defend him and best the bullies. Soft watercolor and pen-and-ink create a gentle mood and depict unfamiliar reading vocabulary, such as scarf and pepperoni. Topping off a fine friendship and a fine story is newly confident Wagner, boldly proclaiming, 'The name's Four Eyes.' " Betty Carter, Horn Book, Inc.