Julie thinks her new neighbors must be very scary because all the stuff being moved into their house is enormous. Then she meets David and finds out that he's just a normal, regular boy. But when David's father calls him for supper the sound makes Julie jump in the air, run in a circle three times, run home and lock herself in her room until it is time for breakfast the next day. Could David's father be a giant?
- Joint winner, Best Books for Kids & Teens 2019, Canadian Children’s Book Centre 2019
“There’s a reason this one is a classic. The themes have held up quite well and are still relevant, more than 35 years after it was first published. ”- The Ladybug Reads, 02/27/19
“The pace is quick, the events bizarre, the appeal guaranteed. ”- Calgary Herald