KidsPost asked Dav Pilkey, creater of Captain Underpants and author of the new book, “Captain Underpants and the Terrifying Return of Tippy Tinkletrousers,” about a few of his favorite things:

Favorite book as a kid: Where the Wild Things Are.”

Favorite ice cream flavor: Hokey Pokey. It’s vanilla ice cream with honeycomb, and it’s very popular in New Zealand!

Favorite pizza topping: Onions and mushrooms.

Best birthday present ever:A waterbed (when I was 14).

Best subject in school: Art.

Worst subject in school:Everything else.

Names/types of pets: Right now I only have one pet. He’s a four-inch-long Japanese rhinoceros beetle named Megalon.