The little boy with the EPIC IMAGINATION is BACK! Whether Mark is pretending to be a cowboy or an adventurer, one accessory is essential: a BULLWHIP! When his mother makes him a whip out of some old, rawhide shoelaces, Mark couldn't be happier. That is, until the day he spies a REAL bullwhip at the mall. With his birthday money he buys it, little suspecting that heartbreak is soon to follow...! This sequel to Mark Banana and the New Red Cape is infused with all the charm, humor, and tenderness of its predecessor - and then some! With hilarious illustrations and easy-to-read print, each Mark Banana book is ideal for read-aloud storytime and also for building confidence in intermediate readers. Written for kids, but equally as entertaining for adults, the continuing adventures of Mark Banana are a delight for the whole family!