PROCESSING TIME FOR ALL ORDERS IS 2-5 BUSINESS DAYS. All orders of books $30+ ship FREE! Curbside pickup now available at the store on Saturdays from 12-2 pm starting on June 6! When you place your order before Friday at noon, your order will be available during our Saturday pickup window. You MUST wear masks & socially distance at pickup! Select "local pickup" at checkout.

The Small Adventure of Popeye and Elvis - Barbara O'Connor (Used)

The Small Adventure of Popeye and Elvis - Barbara O'Connor (Used)

Regular price
Sold out
Sale price
$5.00

Nothing ever happens in Fayette, South Carolina. That's what Popeye thinks, anyway. His whole life, everything has just been boring, boring, boring. But things start to look up when the Jewells' Holiday Rambler makes a wrong turn and gets stuck in the mud, trapping Elvis and his five rowdy siblings in Fayette for who knows how long. Popeye has never met anyone like Elvis Jewell. He's so good at swearing he makes Uncle Dooley look like a harp-strumming angel, and he says "So what?" like he really means it. Then something curious comes floating down the creek—a series of boats with secret messages—and it sends Popeye and Elvis into the big world on the hunt for a small adventure.

With a healthy helping of humor and the signature Southern charm that has captivated children and critics alike, Barbara O'Connor's newest tale is a heartwarming look at the joy that can come out of being a Royal Rule Breaker, and learning to find one's own adventures.

This is a used copy in very good condition with light general wear and an Amazon barcode sticker on the back.

By Barbara O'Connor. Hardcover. 160 pages. Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2009.