On Account of the Gum is a book about how the best intentions lead to some of the worst (and funniest) ideas! How do you get gum out of your hair - a pair of scissors? Butter? The cat? Call your aunt, she'll know what to do. She doesn't? Try the fire department!
Serious humor abounds in this story about one kid's hilarious misadventures with gum, and the cumulative buildup of stuff stuck in hair. With each page turn, this situation - relatable to any family - grows stickier and more desperate.
- Features hilarious text with unexpected turns and fun rhymes
- Wacky suggestions make this prime for constant giggles and repeat reading
- Author Adam Rex has a funny, smart, and relatable style