Review "Fans of macabre, tongue-in-cheek humor (and twist endings!) will enjoy time spent with Penelope." Kirkus *STARRED REVIEW*"Higgins once again delivers sassy dialogue, flawless comic pacing, and faith in the ability of children to learn and grow." Publishers Weekly *STARRED REVIEW**IndieBound Kids Indie Next List TOP 10 Book** #1 New York Times Bestseller * Product Description It's the first day of school for Penelope Rex, and she can't wait to meet her classmates. But it's hard to make human friends when they're so darn delicious! That is, until Penelope gets a taste of her own medicine and finds she may not be at the top of the food chain after all. . . . Readers will gobble up this hilarious new story from award-winning author-illustrator Ryan T. Higgins. About the Author Ryan T. Higgins (ryanthiggins.com) is the author and illustrator of the New York Times best-selling Mother Bruce, which received the E. B. White Read-Aloud Award and the Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Honor; Hotel Bruce; BE QUIET!; and Bruce's Big Move. He lives in Maine with his wife and kids and lots of pets.