The Ice Cream Machine: 6 Deliciously Different Stories with the Same Exact Name!


Product Details

$17.99  $16.73
G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Publish Date
5.8 X 8.3 X 1.5 inches | 1.2 pounds

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About the Author

Adam Rubin is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of ten critically-acclaimed books, including Dragons Love Tacos, Dragons Love Tacos 2: The Sequel, High Five, Secret Pizza Party, Robo-Sauce, and El Chupacabras, which won the Texas Bluebonnet Award. Follow him on Twitter @rubingo.


Praise for The Ice Cream Machine

#1 New York Times Bestseller
#1 Indie Bestseller

"Three scoops of humor with adventure on top. Kids won't be able to resist The Ice Cream Machine!" --Jeff Kinney, author of Diary of a Wimpy Kid

"If you do not find this book fascinating, I am sorry to say there is something wrong with you." --Lemony Snicket, author of A Series of Unfortunate Events

"Absolutely fun, smart, and kid-inspirational. Here's the proof that writing is magic!" --Jon Scieszka, author of The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales

"Hilarious and imaginative, a total hoot!" --Melissa de la Cruz, author of the Descendants series

"Clever, inventive, and totally fun. The Ice Cream Machine is a blast!" --Max Brallier, author of The Last Kids on Earth

"Rubin's penchant for fun shines through in this collection . . . Writing and ice cream make surprisingly magical companions." --The New York Times

"As delicious as a multilayer sundae." --Parents Magazine

* "Creative and fun . . . Ice cream lovers and tweens in general will get a kick out of this adventurous, whimsical, and funny book." --School Library Journal, starred review

"Every story in this collection is distinct and original, imaginative and inventive... with humor reminiscent of Louis Sachar and an outlandishness that brings Roald Dahl to mind." --Shelf Awareness

"[A] madcap middle grade debut . . . Comforting, entertaining, and uniformly funny." --Publishers Weekly

"Offers convincing proof that words are magical . . . Scoops of entertainment and insight for young readers as well as writers." --Booklist

"Entertaining . . . The variety of artistic styles forms a pleasing complement to the different entries." --Kirkus Reviews