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About the Author

Jon Scieszka was born September 8, 1954 in Flint , Michigan. After he graduated from Culver Military Academy where he was a Lieutenant, he studied to be a doctor at Albion College. He changed career directions and attended Columbia University where he received a Master of Fine Arts degree in 1980. mostrar mais Before he became a full time writer, Scieszka was a lifeguard, painted factories, houses, and apartments and also wrote for magazines. He taught elementary school in New York for ten years as a 1st grade assistant, a 2nd grade homeroom teacher, and a computer, math, science and history teacher in 3rd - 8th grade. He decided to take off a year from teaching in order to work with Lane Smith, an illustrator, to develop ideas for children's books. His book, The Stinky Cheese Man received the 1994 Rhode Island Children's Book Award. Scieszka's Math Curse, illustrated by Lane Smith, was an American Library Association Notable Book in 1996; a Blue Ribbon Book from the Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books in 1995; and a Publisher's Weekly Best Children's Book in 1995. The Stinky Cheese Man received Georgia's 1997 Children's Choice Award and Wisconsin's The Golden Archer Award. Math Curse received Maine's Student Book Award, The Texas Bluebonnet Award and New Hampshire's The Great Stone Face Book Award in 1997. He was appointed the first National Ambassador for Young People's Literature by the Library of Congress in 2008. In 2014 his title, Frank Einstein and the Antimatter Motor made The New York Times Best Seller List. Frank Einstein and the Electro-Finger made the list in 2015. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

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Obras por Jon Scieszka

The True Story of the Three Little Pigs (1989) 11,261 exemplares
Math Curse (1995) 2,626 exemplares
The Knights of the Kitchen Table (1991) 2,206 exemplares
The Frog Prince, Continued (1991) 1,919 exemplares
The Good, the Bad, and the Goofy (1992) 1,366 exemplares
The Not-So-Jolly Roger (1991) 1,274 exemplares
Science Verse (2004) 1,141 exemplares
Your Mother Was a Neanderthal (1993) 1,098 exemplares
Tut, Tut (1996) 1,082 exemplares
2095 (1995) 1,024 exemplares
My Dog Does My Homework! (2004) — Editor; Introdução — 853 exemplares
Summer Reading Is Killing Me! (1997) 783 exemplares
Baloney (Henry P.) (2001) 782 exemplares
It's All Greek to Me (1997) 768 exemplares
Guys Write for Guys Read (2005) — Editor; Contribuidor — 764 exemplares
See You Later, Gladiator (2000) 755 exemplares
Guys Read: Funny Business (2010) — Editor; Contribuidor — 686 exemplares
Viking It and Liking It (2002) 518 exemplares
Sam Samurai (2001) 496 exemplares
Hey Kid, Want to Buy a Bridge? (2002) 455 exemplares
Battle Bunny (2013) 396 exemplares
Da Wild, Da Crazy, Da Vinci (2004) 381 exemplares
Me Oh Maya (2003) 379 exemplares
SPHDZ Book #1! (2010) 363 exemplares
Smash! Crash! (2008) 360 exemplares
Cowboy and Octopus (2007) 322 exemplares
Guys Read: Thriller (2011) — Editor — 315 exemplares
Seen Art? (2005) 312 exemplares
The Book that Jack Wrote (1994) 258 exemplares
Guys Read: Other Worlds (2013) — Editor — 237 exemplares
Truckery Rhymes (2009) 231 exemplares
Guys Read: The Sports Pages (2012) — Editor — 194 exemplares
Robot Zot! (2009) 185 exemplares
Guys Read: True Stories (2014) — Editor — 179 exemplares
Marco? Polo! (2006) 165 exemplares
Oh Say, I Can't See (2005) 162 exemplares
Zoom! Boom! Bully (2008) 154 exemplares
Uh-Oh, Max (2009) 153 exemplares
Walt Disney's Alice in Wonderland (2008) — Adapter — 151 exemplares
Who Done It? (2013) 136 exemplares
Melvin's Valentine (2009) 130 exemplares
Kat's Maps (2011) 124 exemplares
Melvin Might? (2008) 120 exemplares
Snow Trucking! (2008) 119 exemplares
Frank Einstein and the BrainTurbo (2015) 108 exemplares
Guys Read: Terrifying Tales (2015) — Editor — 103 exemplares
SPHDZ Book #2! (2010) 101 exemplares
The Plant Planet (2019) 74 exemplares
Dizzy Izzy (2010) 64 exemplares
Junkyard Fort (2009) 61 exemplares
The Time Warp Trio Set, Books 1-4 (2001) 55 exemplares
SPHDZ Book #3! (2011) 53 exemplares
Pete's Party (2008) 48 exemplares
Trucks Line Up (2011) 46 exemplares
Guys Read: Heroes and Villains (2017) — Editor — 45 exemplares
The Spooky Tire (2009) 45 exemplares
Kat's Mystery Gift (2009) 44 exemplares
Garage Tales (2010) 44 exemplares
SPHDZ 4 Life! (2013) 34 exemplares
South Pole or Bust (an Egg) (2007) 25 exemplares
Time Warp Trio: Wushu Were Here (2007) 23 exemplares
Trucksgiving (2010) 23 exemplares
The Water Planet (2020) 20 exemplares
Meet You at Waterloo (2007) 14 exemplares
Spin! Spin! (2008) 13 exemplares
Time Warp Trio: Plaid to the Bone (2007) 11 exemplares
Tires (2008) 10 exemplares
Zoom! (2010) 9 exemplares
A Big Red Sled (2011) 8 exemplares
Can Max Go? (2011) 7 exemplares
The Perfect Planet (2021) 7 exemplares
Rosie (2011) 7 exemplares
The Yellow Box (2011) 7 exemplares
Putt! Putt! Pop! (2011) 6 exemplares
Big Rosie (2010) 5 exemplares
Lucy Can Nap (2011) 4 exemplares
Jack and Max (2008) 4 exemplares
Rita Ran to Rosie (2008) 3 exemplares
Can Big Rig Pass? 3 exemplares
The Cap (2011) 3 exemplares
Hot! (2008) 3 exemplares
Your Question for Author Here (2011) — Autor — 2 exemplares
The Best Smell (2011) 2 exemplares
Max, the Hot Rod 2 exemplares
Guys Read website 2 exemplares
Time Warp Trio: Harem Scare'em (2007) 2 exemplares
Pete Can Dig (2011) 2 exemplares
Blue? (2011) 2 exemplares
Can Melvin Scoot? (2011) 2 exemplares
Jack Is It! 1 exemplar
A Nap 1 exemplar
Ted 1 exemplar
Pete 1 exemplar
Melvin (2011) 1 exemplar
Go and Stop! (2011) 1 exemplar
Are You Like Gabriella? (2008) 1 exemplar
A Big Dent (2011) 1 exemplar
Melvin Sat (2008) 1 exemplar
Mud Fun 1 exemplar
Rats 1 exemplar
The Mat (2010) 1 exemplar
It Is Hot! (2010) 1 exemplar
Tyres for Ted (2010) 1 exemplar
the time warp trio 1 exemplar
Perfect You 1 exemplar
Race from A to Z (2014) 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out (2008) — Contribuidor — 341 exemplares
Dear Bully: Seventy Authors Tell Their Stories (2011) — Contribuidor — 318 exemplares
Half-Minute Horrors (2009) — Contribuidor — 276 exemplares
A Velocity of Being: Letters to a Young Reader (2018) — Contribuidor — 231 exemplares
Tomorrowland: 10 Stories About the Future (1999) — Contribuidor — 121 exemplares
First Kiss (Then Tell): A Collection of True Lip-Locked Moments (2007) — Contribuidor — 94 exemplares
Funny Business: Conversations with Writers of Comedy (2009) — Contribuidor — 70 exemplares
The Exquisite Corpse Adventure (2011) — Contribuidor — 61 exemplares
Lost and Found (13-in-1) (2000) — Contribuidor — 22 exemplares
Time Warp Trio: The High and the Flighty (2007) — Creator — 19 exemplares

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This was one of my favorites when I was a kid, and it is still funny now.
 
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sloth852 | 668 outras críticas | Jan 11, 2024 |
Great sense of humor with some real science thrown in.
 
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sloth852 | 15 outras críticas | Jan 10, 2024 |
Science and poetry are both great. They should get together more often.
 
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LibrarianDest | 97 outras críticas | Jan 3, 2024 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
137
Also by
15
Membros
48,326
Popularidade
#325
Avaliação
4.1
Críticas
1,869
ISBN
1,027
Línguas
12
Marcado como favorito
39

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