Luigi and the Barefoot Races


Luigi and the Barefoot Races



On Regent Street in Philadelphia, Luigi is the king of the barefoot racers! But when he agrees to race a mysterious challenger from another neighborhood, he unwittingly becomes an instant underdog. On race day the challenger strikes fear into Luigi, but he must keep his word…


-An urban tall tale for kids


-Includes backmatter links to tall tales of American legend: Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, John Henry, Molly Pitcher, and Rocky


-Aaron Boyd’s colorful illustrations bring to life a city street in Philadelphia, complete with its houses, shops, and people


Available wherever books are sold.