Dav Pilkey is on a Mission to Make Young Readers Laugh
Pilkey wants kids to read and have fun in the process. That is one of the reasons why he plans to continue the Captain Underpants series and spin-off projects such as the Super Diaper Baby series and the The Adventures of Dog Man series.
There’s been a lot of research lately that shows the value of kids picking out their own books, reading for fun, and doing it all the time. It’s really good for the brain…It’s really about the fun stuff, like picking out your own books, having fun with it, and doing it over and over again. That’s the important thing that’s changing a lot of lives. (BuzzFeed)