The Principal from the Black Lagoon

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Scholastic, Incorporated, Sep 1, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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A bestselling Black Lagoon title--with an eye-catching new look for Trade!

It's another scary day at the Black Lagoon. . . .

Hubie has been sent to the principal's office, and he's scared! Does Mrs. Green really feed kids to the alligator she keeps in her office? Does she really keep kids locked in cages under her desk? Will Hubie be able to hear kids screaming for help from down the hall?

Anticipation turns a trip to the principal's office into a playfully frightening adventure!

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User Review  - Yona - LibraryThing

Cute. Close to 3-1/2 I guess. It could have used a little something at the end. A lot of times it's kinda hard for me to rate the picture books for the younger children unless it's something really special. Read full review

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User Review  - Stockel - LibraryThing

Help students get over fear of going to the principal’s office when they do something wrong but reminds them that it is possible to get into trouble. Read full review

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About the author (2008)

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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