A.J. and his friends are now third graders at Ella Mentry school in Dan Gutman's outrageously funny chapter book series My Weirder School.In this eighth book, Dr. Nicholas Is Ridiculous , college professor Dr. Nicholas visits A.J.'s class to help the students improve their standardized test scores in history. The weird thing is, Dr. Nicholas doesn t care about the date Christopher Columbus came to America, who wrote the Declaration of Independence, or other important historical facts. She's more interested in weird information like the history of the toilet bowl Dr. Nicholas has even built a time machine to take the class on a field trip to the past and future. Who will get stuck in time? You ll have to read to find out Goofy illustrations by Jim Paillot make this adventure with Dr. Nicholas even more hilarious.
About the Author
Dan Gutman has always been a baseball fanatic. He played in Little League as a kid, and one of the first magazine articles he ever sold explained the science behind the spitball, the scuffball, and corked bats. When he thought about the T206 Honus Wagner the most valuable baseball card in the world he began to write honus & me, his first Baseball Card Adventure.
Dan is also the author of the New York Times bestselling Genius Files series, as well as the internationally bestselling My Weird School series.
Jim Paillot has contributed illustrations to many children's books, including the Bedtime Math series.