People are always daring Billy to do zany things, but Billy may have bitten off more than he can chew when his friend Alan bets that he can't eat 15 worms in 15 days. If Billy wins, Alan has to fork over fifty dollars! Billy wants the money to buy a used minibike, so he's all in- but can Billy keep this up for fifteen days?
Thomas Rockwell is the author of a number of books for young readers. He was the recipient of the Mark Twain Award, the California Young Reader Medal, and the Sequoyah Award for How to Eat Fried Worms.
Paperback, 144 pages. Recommended ages 8 to 12, grades 3 to 7.