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My Teacher Is a Monster! (No, I Am Not.) (Hardcover)

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    Staff Reviews


    Bobby's teacher is a monster! She is mean and yells at him in class. But one day he sees her at the park, and they spend some time together. He slowly comes to see that maybe she's just a normal person like him! (Until he throws another paper airplane in class.) Peter Brown's great comedic timing and beautifully geometric illustrations yet again come together to make an insta-classic that kids of all ages will love and relate to. (Arielle)

    — From Arielle

    Description


    A young boy named Bobby has the worst teacher. She's loud, she yells, and if you throw paper airplanes, she won't allow you to enjoy recess. She is a monster Luckily, Bobby can go to his favorite spot in the park on weekends to play. Until one day... he finds his teacher there Over the course of one day, Bobby learns that monsters are not always what they seem.
    Each page is filled with "monstrous" details that will have kids reading the story again and again. Peter Brown takes a universal and timeless theme, and adds his own humorous spin to create another winner of a picture book.

    About the Author


    Peter Brown is the author and illustrator of many bestselling children's books, including Children Make Terrible Pets, The Curious Garden, and The Wild Robot. He is the recipient of a Caldecott Honor for Creepy Carrots!, two E.B. White Read Aloud Awards, a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book award, and a Children's Choice Award for Illustrator of the Year. Peter's website is www.peterbrownstudio.com.

    Praise For…


    *"This playful, eye-catching story goes a long way to humanize both teachers and students."—Booklist

    Product Details
    ISBN: 9780316070294
    ISBN-10: 0316070297
    Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
    Publication Date: July 1st, 2014
    Pages: 40
    Language: English