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"Excellent ink drawings, brightened with colorful washes, illustrate incidents from the text with clarity, a flair for the dramatic, and a sense of humor." ( Booklist , starred review)
"Kurlansky is a masterful storyteller. . . . Schindler's pictures, from serious to silly, add to the pleasure . . . . Readers of this title will never again look at fish and chips in quite the same way." ( Kirkus Reviews )
"Breezy, kid-friendly prose. . . . Fascinating and informative . . . bound to hook young readers." ( The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books )