The Teacher from the Black Lagoon

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Turtleback Books, Jul 7, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
22 Reviews
On the first day of school, a boy falls asleep and dreams that he is assigned to Mrs. Green's class. In his nightmare, Mrs. Green is a monster with a tail and smoke coming out of her nostrils. He is so happy when he awakes to see the real Mrs. Green that he gives her a hug.

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Review: The Teacher from the Black Lagoon (Black Lagoon #1)

User Review  - Brittany Stone - Goodreads

Cute book, heard it in college, when a college professor read it to us on the first day of school. :) Have been looking for this book for 4 years. Couldn't remember the name Read full review

Review: The Teacher from the Black Lagoon (Black Lagoon #1)

User Review  - Julia Stevens - Goodreads

Very funny and creative story that would be great for reluctant students at the beginning of a school year. Or even for a new student coming in from a different school. Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Mike Thaler was born in Los Angeles, California in 1936. He started his professional career drawing cartoons for adults. A children's book editor saw one of these cartoons and encouraged Mike to try his hand at writing for children. His first attempt met with success, and The Magic Boy was published in 1961. The creator of the Letterman from PBS's Electric Company series, Mike Thaler has published over 130 children's books and is known by his fans as the Riddle King.

Jared Lee is a Pastor in Bismarck, North Dakota. He spent his youth chasing ideas and experiences. Now he is married with three wonderful children and a beautiful wife.

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