Recommended Reads for Kids Who Love Captain Underpants

From the Dog Man series and beyond, here's what else to read from beloved (and hilarious) Captain Underpants creator Dav Pilkey.
Feb 20, 2023



Recommended Reads for Kids Who Love Captain Underpants

Feb 20, 2023

From stand-alone titles to other popular series, like Dog Man, Cat Kid, and Captain Underpants, Dav Pilkey has written tons of laugh-out-loud books that have helped generations of kids grow into avid readers. 

Pilkey's collection of graphic novels and picture books are not only hilarious and entertaining, they also teach critical literacy skills, such as reading fluency, understanding of plot, and much more. Featuring captivating illustrations, engaging narratives, and charming characters, Dav Pilkey's action-packed titles help support readers in comprehending the text, even as the storylines become more complex. 

While filled with humor, Dav Pilkey's books also explores important life lessons, such as love, empathy, kindness, persistence, and the importance of doing good. For instance, in Dog Man #10: Mothering Heights, Dog Man must tap into the power of love and hope to save the day as new villains spill into town. 

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Series, Characters, Authors
Age 7
Age 6
Life Experiences
Adventures and Adventurers
Magic and Supernatural
Dragons and Mythical Creatures