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Publish Date:September 10, 2024
Author:Thomas Tosi
Illustrator:Meaghan Tosi
Cover Art:Meaghan Tosi
Cover Design:Heidi Tosi
Genre:Middle-grade Fiction—Humor
Age Level:8–12
Grade Level:3–7

Format:Print Paperback
Length:274 pages
Dimensions:5.5" X 8.5"
List Price:$14.99

Format:Print Hardcover
Length:274 pages
Dimensions:5.5" X 8.5"
List Price:$24.99

Short Description

Miss Sorenson’s fifth-grade class at Green Hill Academy is going to make a movie… a mummy movie!

Brilliant but awkward Bernard Gawain is thrilled his crush, Bridget Matsumoto, has been cast as the leading lady, and he will be playing her hero. But this dream come true unravels when his domineering mother becomes the class substitute teacher and the film's tyrannical director.

Author Biography

THOMAS TOSI is a bestselling author and filmmaker whose writing includes six feature screenplays, three novels, and a children's chapter book. He has written and directed numerous short dramatic films and the feature film "Dribbles." His films have been screened nationally on the USA TV Network, internationally at film festivals in Europe and North America as official entries of the United States, regionally on PBS stations, and streaming on Fubo TV and other services. His novel "Six Thousand Doughnuts" was narrated for audiobook by AudioFile Magazine Golden Voice, Michael Crouch. In August of 2022, it became the Number One Bestselling Children's Audiobook in independent bookstores across North America. He is the recipient of the 2023 New Hampshire Literary Awards in both the Middle-Grade and Children’s categories. He graduated from Boston University winning both the Blue Chip Award for undergraduate achievement and Redstone Award for filmmaking. Living in his native New Hampshire, he frequently collaborates on creative projects with his family.

Illustrator Biography

MEAGHAN TOSI, after being born on April Fools’ Day in New Hampshire, has collected a BFA from Laguna College of Art and Design. She illustrated this book and the graphic novel "Squashed" alongside author Thomas Tosi. She has also self-published "DWEEDY: The Imagined Adventures of My Deceased Cat." She now lives in Portland, Oregon, for the art, coffee shops, vegan food, and the constantly lingering smell of rain.


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