When the Fly Flew in… 


Napping in the midst of a child's messy bedroom are several household pets. All is peaceful until a fly buzzes in. Suddenly toys, laundry, and old fruit are flying every which way. Both mess-makers and neatniks alike will love this action-packed story. 


Lisa Westberg Peters, illus. Brad Sneed, Dial Books for Young Readers, 1994.
32 pages, ISBN: 059099543X

Awards & Recognition:

  • International Reading Association Children’s Choices 1995 list; Junior Library Guild selection; PBS “Storytime”, 1996; Trumpet Book Club edition, 1996; Scholastic Book Club edition 1999