(From the publisher):
The children in Timpetill are so rotten, ill-behaved, and just all-around bad that one night all the grown-ups just up and leave...At first the kids love it. All the candy they can eat...soccer all day long...no bedtime.
But running a town is a lot harder than it looks.
And now, not only must Thomas, Michael, and his friends figure out how to turn on the town's water, run the electricity, and feed a population of whiny children but they have do all that while battling a gang of the very worst kids, the ones who brought down this strange punishment in the first place.
Original title: Timpetill
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Humorous Fiction