Author(s): Brian Francis
Thirteen-year-old Peter Paddington is plump and the recipient of ridicule from his classmates. To cope with his pain, he screens "bedtime movies" in his head--perfect world fantasies in which Peter is thin, confident, and the object of his "boy friends'" desire for friendship, and maybe more.
"[An] endearing delight ... a rare book that makes you laugh out loud while putting a lump in your throat." -- Out Magazine