Big PB Planet applause for Do Not Build a Frankenstein! by Neil Numberman (Greenwillow Books, HarperCollins Publishers, 2009). The new kid in the neighborhood has some very important advice to give: do not build a Frankenstein! He should know--he made that "mistake!" But after detailing all the awful things that come of having your very own Frankenstein, will the new kid succeeded in convincing everyone? Numberman's goofy, fun illustrations and authentic voice have plenty of kid-appeal. Perfect for Halloween or anyday, this non-scary, unusual buddy/pet story will likely become a big hit. Zoom on over to your local bookstore and bring it back to your home planet today!