Peter thinks the only way he can reclaim his room is by declaring war on his grandfather.
Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award, William Allen White Award, Tennessee Children's Choice Book Award, Parents' Choice Award, An IRA-CBC Children's Choice, Mark Twain Award, Young Hoosier Award, South Carolina Children's Book Award, Pacific Northwest Library Association Young Reader's Choice Award, Georgia Children's Book Award.
"Captures the anger and frustration that accompanies a child's inability to control his life."--School Library Journal.
WINNER 1987 - Kansas William White Award
WINNER 1994 - Massachusetts Children's Book Award
WINNER 1990 - California Young Reader Medal
WINNER 1987 - Tennessee Volunteer State Book Award
WINNER 1987 - Pacific Northwest Young Readers Choice Award
WINNER 1986 - South Carolina Children's Book Award
WINNER 1986 - Vermont Dorothy Canfield Fischer Book Award
WINNER 1987 - Indiana Young Hoosier Award
WINNER 1987 - Missouri Mark Twain Award
WINNER 1987 - Nebraska Golden Sower Award