Winner of the Caldecott medal in 1992 and 2002.
Joe Slattermill is about to experience a night he'll never forget. Tired of his decrepit house, he leaves his wife and mother behind and sets out for a night at The Boneyard.
Joe has a knack for dice throwing and figures he can take on any opponent. But can he win when the stakes are raised, and it's his life he's gambling for?
A classic fable in the tradition of The Devil and Daniel Webster.
For Ages: 10 - 14 years old
For Grades: 5 - 9
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 1st October 2004
Dimensions (cm): 26.0 x 26.0 x 0.9
Weight (kg): 0.47