Picture Book: Traction Man is Here!
Author: Mini Grey
Five Reasons Why This Book is Awesome:
1. Finally, a picture book action figure who stands up for Truth, Justice, and the British (?) Way!
2. Traction Man manages to turn a variety mundane situations, such as washing dishes and taking a bath, into heroic rescues of household objects and toys.
3. He has an adorable sidekick-slash-pet named Scrubbing Brush.
4. One of the Library of Congress subject headings of the book is "Brooms and Brushes--Fiction"
5. It offers an ingenious way to transform ugly knitted Christmas coveralls into fashionable swim gear, all without compromising your heroism.