Reviewed by: ElephantLoverGirl
by Elise Broach
In this book for ages eight to twelve, Marvin is a beetle living in the Pompaday's house. The Pompaday's son, James gets a pen and ink set for his birthday. When Marvin creates an outstanding tiny drawing, James gets all the credit, and he is expected to do it again. James and Marvin become friends. They end up on an exciting journey where they just might save three stolen drawings and one that is expected to be stolen. But can James bring Marvin to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, have him copy a drawing, and bring him home safely? Read this amazing book to find out!