Top of the Class! (Hardcover)

By James Killeen, Heather Martinez (Illustrator)

Golden Books, 9780375865688, 24pp.

Publication Date: January 11, 2011



Higher education--is it a gateway to excellence, or an evil plot to warp your mind? Nickelodeon's SpongeBob SquarePants will find out as he completes an advanced fry cook class with a teacher who looks suspiciously like Plankton. This Little Golden Book is a perfect back-to-school or graduation gift for children ages 3-6--or anyone who's ever been a student.

About the Author

James Killeen is the author of a number of SpongeBob Squarepants children's books. Heather Martinez is an illustrator whose work has appeared in books and television. She has illustrated several titles in the SpongeBob SquarePants series, and was tapped to take over the beloved Little Golden Books series Doc McStuffins. Her work can also be seen in the Golden Books edition of The Phantom Menace. She was nominated for a Primetime Emmy in 2006 for the Nickelodeon movie Escape From Cluster Prime. Her other works include Albert: The Little Tree with Big Dreams, Dino Parade!, and I Am a Princess.