My son has been busy making his birthday list for days. He asked for a book that I thought, at first, was a joke. It turns out that I had a lot to learn.

The book he asked for is called Farts Around the World. It is actually a real book. There are even two other books in the series:

While I was trying to find this book at the last minute, I found several other books that are along the same sort of theme. A local bookstore recommended The Butt Book to me because they did not carry the Fart series of books. There are some books along the same theme, including:

I should have known he would like these sorts of books. I started the problem with Walter the Farting Dog, which is a favorite at our house. There is an entire series of Walter books. It seems that his farting gets him into all kinds of scrapes.

There are a few other books that I think he might like, including:

I guess I should prepare myself for the poop jokes.


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Christa T. Palmer (265 Posts)

Christa T. Palmer is a mother of 2 small children who lives in Colorado. She worked in the corporate world for more than a decade, but she was laid off the day after returning from maternity leave. Since then, she has worked as a freelance writer.