With luke benward hallie eisenberg adam hicks austin rogers. How to eat fried worms is a children s book written by thomas rockwell first published in 1973.
How to eat fried worms is a 2006 american family comedy film written and directed by bob dolman and produced by mark johnson and philip steuer with music by mark mothersbaugh and robert mothersbaugh.
How to eat fried worms. Star the clear writing clever illustrations and revolting subject matter are sure to make a hit school library journal starred review a hilarious story that will revolt and delight colorful original writing in a much needed comic vein booklist rockwell s sensibilities if that s the word are so uncannily close to those of the average ten. It is loosely based on thomas rockwell s 1973 children s book of the same name it was also produced by walden media and distributed by new line cinema. During the first day of his new school year a fifth grade boy squares off against a bully and winds up accepting a dare that could change the balance of power within the class.
The novel s plot involves a couple of students eating worms as part of a bet. It has been the frequent target of censors and appears on the american library association s list of most commonly challenged books in the united states of 1990 2000 at. Praise for how to eat fried worms.
Directed by bob dolman.