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The Magic Word

Author: Mac Barnett

Illustrator: Elise Parsley

Publisher: Balzer Bray Harper Collins, 2016

Synopsis: When Paxton C. Heymeyer's babysitter tells him to say the magic word, she could never have imagined that what would happen next would be a walrus chasing her, an elephant in the living room playing cards, and a full water park and moat in the front yard. And that's just the beginning.

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