"A picture book that passes the fun test with flying fizz." BOOKLIST
It s hot. Hot, hot, hot So Junie and Jake and Poppa and the baby want to go to the lake. But can they make it there in their rattletrap car? It doesn t go fast, and it doesn t go far but with the help of some razzleberry dazzleberry snazzleberry fizz, a beach ball, a surfboard, and a three-speed, wind-up, paddle-wheel boat, they re off to the lake where it s cool, cool, cool Phyllis Root s wonderfully inventive wordplay and Jill Barton s spirited, expressive illustrations make this a read-aloud road trip to remember."