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Jon Scieszka

Biography

Jon Scieszka

Jon Scieszka is the National Ambassador for Children’s Literature emeritus and the bestselling author of more than 25 books for kids, including THE STINKY CHEESE MAN AND OTHER FAIRLY STUPID TALES, MATH CURSE, ROBOT ZOT!, and the Time Warp Trio series. Jon founded Guys Read to encourage a passion for reading among young boys, with the philosophy that boys love to read most when they are reading things they love. A former elementary school teacher, Jon lives in Brooklyn with his family.

Jon Scieszka

Books by Jon Scieszka

Edited by Jon Scieszka with illustrations by Greg Ruth - Youth Fiction
by Jon Scieszka - Anthology, Fiction, Mystery, Young Adult 12+

The anthology opens with an invitation to a party, care of insufferable monster Herman Mildew, where more than 80 of the most talented, bestselling and recognizable names in YA and children’s fiction learn that they are suspects in his murder. All must provide alibis in brief first-person entries. The problem is that all of them are liars, all of them are fabulists, and all have something to hide...

written by Jon Scieszka, illustrated by Shane Prigmore
written by Jon Scieszka, illustrated by Shane Prigmore
written by Jon Scieszka, illustrated by Lane Smith