The School Nurse from the Black Lagoon

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Scholastic, 1995 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Her name is Miss Hearse the Nurse, and she dresses all in black. You won't go to see her unless you're really sick. No wonder the wary young hero of this fourth Black Lagoon novel is terrified of meeting the new school nurse--who, of course, turns out to be the nicest, prettiest school nurse in the world!

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User Review  - capt.insaino - LibraryThing

A boy recalls the awful horrible stories he has heard of the school nurse. She seems evil and sinister. One day he realizes that he has broken out in small blue dots so he is forced to go to the ... Read full review

Review: The School Nurse from the Black Lagoon (Black Lagoon #4)

User Review  - Christian Houseworth - Goodreads

I love this book because this book is a great book to integrate reading and science. This book is about a boy who has all of these disturbing thoughts and images about what the school nurse is like. I ... Read full review

About the author (1995)

Mike Thaler was born in Los Angeles in 1936. After moving to New York City, he started his professional career drawing cartoons for adults in 1960. A children's book editor saw one of these cartoons and encouraged Mike to write for children. Since then, Mike has written over 140 children’s books and has become known as America’s “Riddle King.” Mike says that writing and riddles are a powerful way to stimulate a child’s interest in learning and creating. He is an award-winning author and illustrator and has been called “one of the most creative people in children’s literature.” Mike currently lives in Canby, Oregon.

Jared Lee has illustrated more than 100 books for young readers. He has received awards from the Society of Illustrators, the Martha Kinney Cooper Ohioana Library Association, the National Cartoonists Society, and others. He lives in Ohio with his wife and a menagerie of dogs, cats, ponies, ducks, and a few unknown creatures.

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