The Teacher from the Black Lagoon

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Scholastic, Nov 1, 1989 - Humorous stories - 31 pages
86 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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a fun book with a surprising ending. - Goodreads
I really liked the artwork in this book. - Goodreads
It's so silly and fun and the pictures are too funny. - Goodreads
Good illustrations, funny, and memorable. - Goodreads
I love the dramatic illustrations and so will students! - Goodreads
The illustrations are very well done. - Goodreads

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

User Review  - Amanda - Goodreads

This is one of my favorite book series! I love how the author uses events that students can relate to that may seem scary at first but always turn out alright such as being scared about who their new ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Nate - Goodreads

It's a great book. I loved the teacher monster. Read full review

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About the author (1989)

Known as America's Riddle King, Mike Thaler is the author of the popular Black Lagoon books and the Heaven and Mirth series. He lives in Portland, Oregon, and travels nationally, speaking in schools, libraries, and churches.

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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