James Patterson Speaks out against "Word Bullying"

Adrian Liang on June 22, 2017

Pottymouth and Stoopid - Amazon Book ReviewBestselling author and storyteller James Patterson calls his new kids' book, Pottymouth and Stoopid, "the most important book I've ever done."

Aimed at middle-grade readers—and especially boys—his tale of two kids who've been nicknamed Pottymouth and Stoopid will resonate with those who have felt the lash of word bullying.

But Patterson and his cowriter Chris Grabenstein tackle the subject with humor, and the two boys have the last laugh as they discover something surprising.

Watch our interview with James Patterson about Pottymouth and Stoopid, his other books that children have loved, and the enormously positive effects of raising literacy among our youngest citizens.




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