Welcome to Centerburg! Where you can win a hundred dollars by eating all the doughnuts you want; where houses are built in a day; and where a boy named Homer Price can foil four slick bandits using nothing but his wits and pet skunk. Centerburg is the setting for some wondrous, outlandish tales featuring colorful characters. Super Duper, a Superman hero-type fails to ultimately impress young comic book fans. Miss Terwilliger strikes a blow for women’s rights in an appropriate yarn about giant balls of string. Modern day pied piper Michael Murphy comes to town with a better mousetrap and more. 160 pages.