By Stephan Pastis
Meet "detective" Timmy Failure, famous person of the kids' comedy of the yr. Created by way of manhattan occasions best-selling cartoonist Stephan Pastis.
Take Timmy Failure—the clueless, comically self-confident CEO of the simplest detective employer on the town, maybe even the kingdom. upload his impressively lazy enterprise associate, a really huge polar endure named overall. Throw within the Failuremobile—Timmy's mom's Segway—and what you've is overall Failure, Inc., an international company destined to make Timmy so wealthy his mom won't need to tension out in regards to the accounts anymore. in fact, Timmy's plan doesn't contain the four-foot-tall lady whose identify shall no longer be uttered. And it doesn't comprise Rollo Tookus, who's so captivated with moving into "Stanfurd" that he can't perform a no brainer undercover agent mission.
From the offbeat author of Pearls sooner than Swine comes an endearingly bumbling hero in a caper whose peerless hilarity is observed by means of a whodunit twist. With completely paced visible humor, Stephan Pastis will get you snorting with laughter, then slyly incorporates the shaggy dog story a beat further—or sweetens it with an unforeseen poignant moment—making this a comics-inspired tale (the first in a brand new sequence) that actually stands except the pack.