Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
July 04, 2017
8.4 X 11.1 X 0.6 inches | 0.8 pounds
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About the Author
JEAN REAGAN was born in Alabama but spent most of her childhood in Japan. She now lives in Salt Lake City with her husband. In the summers, they serve as backcountry volunteers in Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming. To learn more about Jean and her work, please visit JeanReagan.com. LEE WILDISH has illustrated a number of children's books, including Twosomes by Marilyn Singer on the Knopf list. To learn more about Lee and his work, please visit WildishIllustration.com.
Praise for HOW TO GET YOUR TEACHER READY A valuable lesson in empathy, internalized and paid forward. --Kirkus Reviews, starred review Hopkinson's moving epistolary text and Carpenter's emotionally incisive flashbacks chronicle the evolving relationship between an impulsive second grader and her life-changing teacher. --Publishers Weekly, starred review Praise for the HOW TO...series! Laugh-out-loud funny. --Kirkus Reviews (How to Raise a Mom) Funny hidden details. --Kirkus Reviews (How to Babysit a Grandpa) Touches of humor in each of the digitally rendered illustrations. --Kirkus Reviews (How to Surprise a Dad) "A new hit this year is How to Catch Santa. . . . The picture book offers lighthearted tips on how kids can steal a glimpse of Mr. Elusive, aka Santa." --USA Today (How to Catch Santa)