Read All about It! (Hardcover)

By Laura Bush, Denise Brunkus (Illustrator), Jenna Bush Hager

HarperCollins Publishers, 9780061560750, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 22, 2008



Tyrone rules the school

He's king of the monkey bars, a math machine, and a science whiz.

The only thing he doesn't like about school is reading. Books are so boring But when strange visitors start dropping by the classroom for story hour, Tyrone discovers there's more to books than just words on pages.

Tyrone and his friends are swept up in a mysterious adventure that lands them in a most unexpected place. Mrs. Laura Bush and her daughter Jenna create a classroom adventure that will leave readers racing to the shelves

A portion of proceeds to benefit Teach for America and The New Teacher Project.

Praise For Read All about It!

This purposeful tale gets a real kick from the art. Brunkus, the illustrator of the Junie B. Jones books, offers highly colored pictures that find fun in classroom situations, both real and fantastical. Even nonreaders may be prompted to give books a try.
-ALA Booklist

The nation’s First Librarian and her daughter team up to present a well-meaning salute to the pleasures of reading.
-Kirkus Reviews