Peanut Butter and Homework Sandwiches

By Lisa Broadie Cook; Jack E. Davis (Illustrator)
(G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780399245336, 32pp.)

Publication Date: July 7, 2011

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Description
Martin MacGregor is having one rotten week First, his substitute teacher, Mrs. Payne, gives out mountains of homework. And when Martin's dog literally eats his homework, little does he know it's only the beginning of his troubles. Martin's homework ends up in the washing machine, goes to kindergarten with his little sister, and blows onto the roof of the school. Martin just can't catch a break
But with some creativity and a positive attitude, Martin finds his own way to turn homework into fun-and turn it in on time
"New York Times" bestselling illustrator Jack E. Davis's vibrant and detailed artwork gives life to a funny, lively story that is sure to resonate with anyone who has ever felt what it's like to show up unprepared- even when it's not your fault.



About the Author
LISA BROADIE COOK is a kindergarten teacher in Boone, lowa, where she lives with her husband and two children. This is her first book for children.

Jack E. Davis was senior art director with a a large ad agency before becoming a children's book illustrator. Among the books he has illustrated are "Bedhead" by Margi Palatini, "Metro Cat" by Marsha Diane Arnold, "Music Over Manhattan" by Mark Karlins, and the ongoing series The Zack Files by Dan Greenburg. He lives in Port Townsend, Washington, and has three sons and two cats.
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