How far would you go to avoid eating your vegetables? A young boy thinks hes discovered a way out of eating his peashe makes a bargain with a fiendishly funny monster. First the deal is simple: the monster will eat the boys peas in exchange for his soccer ball. But with each new encounter, the monsters demands escalate. Eventually, our hero faces a daunting decisioncan he conquer his loathing for peas or will he lose his most prized possession?
Matt Faulkners uproariously detailed illustrations and Danny Schnitzleins Seuss-inspired verse combine to create a clever story about how far we are willing to go to avoid doing the things we hate.