The Hilarious Books in the Captain Underpants Series

Avid readers and reluctant readers alike will be hooked on this best-selling series.
Oct 11, 2022



The Hilarious Books in the Captain Underpants Series

Oct 11, 2022

What happens when two fourth graders, George and Harold, accidentally hypnotize their principal? He turns into Captain Underpants — a hero from one of their homemade comic books!

It's just the start of the tricks and pranks that ensue throughout this kid-favorite series. For instance, your child can celebrate the spooky Halloween season by reading The Spooky Tale of Captain Underpants: The Horrifyingly Haunted Hack-a-Ween — a funny story about the town's biggest pranksters on a mission to have the best Halloween yet. 

Dav Pilkey's hilarious and best-selling Captain Underpants illustrated novels are a great fit for both avid and reluctant readers. If your child loves Captain Underpants, they will also enjoy Dog Man and Cat Kid Comic Club

Shop all Captain Underpants books below and get ready to hear giggles! Plus, explore our Scholastic Parents book lists to discover the best children's books by age, interest, and more! You can browse more books and best-selling series at The Scholastic Store

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