A fantasy-adventure tale a couple of boy born with a mustache and a capability to speak with animals. Wobar's adventures start whilst he runs clear of domestic once you have in difficulty at his new college. Hiding out in a cave, he meets a cougar, Roxie, who turns into his ally and relentless significant other. Wobar encounters the ghost of a progressive struggle soldier who was once given -- and had stolen from him -- a calumet or local American peace pipe. The pipe has the ability to finish all wars and till it's came upon and back to the yank president, the ghost needs to stay in limbo. Wobar and Roxie trip to New Orleans - by way of freight educate, boat and load airplane -- the place a gypsy fortune teller is helping them with their quest. Alternately frightening and humorous, every one interesting bankruptcy ends with a cliff-hanger.
Henry Homeyer is a author, storyteller, and grandfather who taught 3rd and fourth grade lengthy ago. Wobar and the search for the Magic Calumet is a story Henry advised one summer season whereas operating a playground software in Saxtons River, Vermont, whilst he used to be nonetheless in university. He served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Africa and has been a peace activist because the Vietnam conflict. He desires of a true calumet that could finish all wars. at the moment dwelling in Cornish Flat, NH, Henry additionally writes books and syndicated columns on gardening.
Joshua Yunger is the illustrator of a number of books, together with his imminent kid's book Hippo and Monkey. he's a college member at Alliance for the visible artwork (AVA) Gallery and artwork heart in Lebanon, New Hampshire, and a stay-at-home dad. In his spare time, he writes and files songs for his band The Ologists. He Lives in South Straffor, VT together with his spouse Erin and their teenagers George and Casey.
It is without doubt one of the most sensible experience books i've got ever learn. and that i love adventures.--Willa McGough, reader, age nine
As a baby, I ran away on an event with Wobar, his mustache, and his cougar pal. Their tale, a different telling of doing solid regardless of the percentages, has consistently stayed with me. each mum or dad and each baby should still learn it.--Sarah Mitchell, bookseller (retired)
Reading the tale of Wobar used to be one of many excessive issues of the yr for my third-grade category. They have been spellbound.--Linda Fuerst, third-grade teacher