Stanley Becomes an American Hero! From the top of the Washington Monument to a seat in the Oval Office, Stanley explores DC like no other kid can in his ninth worldwide adventure! The President of the United States wants to give Stanley the National Medal of Honor for saving Mount Rushmore and for his heroic acts around the globe. But when Stanley arrives in DC, he gets separated from his family and his Secret Service protection. Now Stanley's alone in a big city and he's being chased by mysterious, shadowy figures through the nation's most important buildings and monuments. What's a flat boy to do? Getting flattened by his bulletin board was only the beginning for young Stanley Lambchop! Together with his resourceful brother, Arthur, and their unflappable parents, Stanley has adventures that delight the imagination, cause fits of giggles, and inspire readers' own creativity. And now Stanley is the star of a brand-new series! Written by Clementine author Sara Pennypacker in the style of Stanley's original creator, Jeff Brown, these chapter books follow Stanley on his travels across the globe, letting readers learn about the world through the eyes of their favorite flat hero.