Emperor Pickletine Rides the Bus (Origami Yoda #6)
  • Imprint: Amulet Books
  • Publication Date: August 12, 2014
  • Price: $7.16
  • ISBN: 1-61312-512-7
  • EAN: 9781613125120
  • Page Count: 240
  • Format: Ebook
  • Rights: World/All
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The final Origami Yoda case file from the kids at McQuarrie Middle School!

After successfully fighting to save their field trip in Princess Labelmaker to the Rescue!, Tommy and the gang prepare for a well-earned day of fun and adventure in Washington, DC . . . but of course it won’t be that easy! This trip to the nation’s capital will be full of shifting alliances and betrayals, carsickness and sugar rushes. Trouble starts even before the buses leave school, when Principal Rabbski decrees the field trip an “origami-free zone.” Dwight secretly folds a Yoda from a Fruit Roll-Up, but will Fruitigami Yoda be a match for Harvey’s sour, hate-filled pickle of darkness?

Praise

"Angleberger closes his six-plus-volume (there is a companion origami manual with stories) series of doodle-filled Star Wars paeans with an enjoyable, funny and realistic denouement that nicely wraps up most of the series storylines. Age-appropriate boy-girl relationships add to the authenticity of the characters, who will soon be eighth graders. One last time: "stooky!" (Er, "fantastic!")"
Kirkus Reviews
"...Angleberger’s characteristic humor remains in abundant supply..."
— Julia Smith, Booklist Online
"Fans of the series won’t want to miss the satisfying conclusion."
— Michele Shaw, Quail Run Elementary School, San Ramon, CA, School Library Journal

About the author

Tom Angleberger is the bestselling author of the beloved Origami Yoda series. He is also the author of Horton Halfpott, Fake Mustache, the Inspector Flytrap series, and the Qwikpick Papers series. He is married to author/illustrator Cece Bell and lives in Christiansburg, Virginia.