An Interview With Mark Teague

Mark Teague likes to find humor in the everyday events of childhood. In this exclusive video interview with Reading Rockets, Mark Teague talks about his books, the kids he meets...

Dear Mrs. LaRue: Letters from Obedience School

When Ike Larue is "imprisoned" at the Igor Brotweiler Canine Academy, he tries everything to get sent home--weepy letters to his owner, even illness. In reality, Brotweiler is...

How Do Dinosaurs Learn to Read?

Children sometimes feel the task of learning to read is overwhelming, but the winning combination of rhyme and illustrations here provide a perfect way to present the subject in a...

Jack and the Beanstalk and the French Fries

Award-winning author Mark Teague tells his humorous version of the beloved fairy-tale classic Jack and the Beanstalk with a delicious twist! FEE FI FO FUM! When Jack trades the...

Pigsty

Wendell Flutz's room isn't a mess. It's a total pigsty. But Wendell's mother can't get him to clean it up. Wendell doesn't think the mess is so awful. In fact, he doesn't even...