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Cam's down-and-out father gives him a cardboard box for his birthday and he knows it's the worst present ever. So to make the best of a bad situation, they bend the cardboard into a man-and to their astonishment, it comes magically to life. But the neighborhood bully, Marcus, warps the powerful cardboard into his own evil creations that threaten to destroy them all!
Library Binding, 288 pages
Published on August 1, 2012 by GRAPHIX
ISBN-10: 0545418720
ISBN-13: 9780545418720
16 Book Reviews
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  • ajg16
    ajg16Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 6:09 pm33 stars
    It's Cam's birthday and his father doesn't have much money. So while he is driving home he stops at a cheap toy stand and guys a cardboard box... Why? So he and cam can have fun a child something together. So they build a boxer name Bill and a little while later Bill comes alive! Cam & Bill are in the yard later on and the street bully Marcus comes and tries to hurt Bill because he is jealous. In fact, Marcus is so jealous of Cam having an actual friend that he takes them cardboard maker that they made and makes a lot of cardboard monsters! But what happens when the monsters turn on Marcus? Read this amazing graphic novel to find out!! Recommended for 12+ Thanks for reading -Ajg16's Reviews
    • bookstory14
      bookstory14Monday, November 5, 2018 at 4:39 am55 stars
      Cam's family is very poor, so his dad can't afford to buy him a present.....except for the box. When Cam gets a cardboard box for his birthday, he and his dad build a detailed model of the best boxer ever! And at midnight....it comes to life! But when Marcus gets his hands on the cardboard Maker Machine, things start to go wrong...... Great for all ages, especially if you want a break from chapter books! It's an easy read with great morals about friendship and being greedy. --BKS reviews
      • albina200
        albina200Friday, July 14, 2017 at 10:11 am
        It's such an amazing book
        • mrunicorn
          mrunicornTuesday, November 15, 2016 at 5:21 pm
          this book is very interesting and fun I suggest anyone from ages 8-12 would really like this book. (it's really short because I do NOT want to make any SPOILERS) BUT THIS BOOK IS A MUST READ FOR THE 8-12 PEOPLE.
          • ajg16
            ajg16Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 1:16 pm33 stars
            I just finished reading this it was a awesome book!!
            • ajg16
              ajg16Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 1:14 pm33 stars
              This is very good!
              • boomclap
                boomclapFriday, December 4, 2015 at 9:39 am55 stars
                This book is about when a dad got a cardboard box for Cam's birthday. After making a a boxer, it came to life. Cam's friend-enimie,Marcus messed up the boxer,Bill legs. They built a cardboard creater to make it. Marcus took it! Marcus made evil thing. Cam stopped it. But after the mess Marcus's and Cam's house were destroyed. They built a new house and found someone named William who looks like Bill, they hired him. The End, Story Over!
                • binwa18
                  binwa18Friday, October 16, 2015 at 2:08 pm
                  I read the whole book. It's kinda weird.
                  • will118
                    will118Friday, October 16, 2015 at 8:04 am55 stars
                    This book was really epic. Cam was an awesome character. The plot of this book was epic. I really recommend this book. Everyone of you guys SHOULD READ IT!
                    • blackhawk13
                      blackhawk13Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at 6:23 am
                      I really liked this book because it is really funny