Synopses & Reviews
This jam-packed comic book features six amazing adventures based on the popular PBS TV series Martha Speaks
! Whether she's battling robot dogs, sniffing out the culpritsand#160;in a mysterious meat heist, or getting zapped into Helen's computer, there's never a dull moment with Martha the talking dog around. And with 112 pages of full-color, full-throttle action, this graphic novel has enough canine capers and doggie derring-doand#160;to satisfy Martha's hungriest fans.
For more Martha antics, visit www.marthathetalkingdog.com and www.pbskids.org/martha.
Serving justice . . . and lunch!
Lunch Lady can sniff out something rotten like no one else—and theres definitely something rotten going on in the library. The usually friendly librarians have become cold and secretive. Even Dee cant seem to crack a smile out of them. What darkness may lurk in the hearts of librarians? Lunch Lady is on the case! And Hector, Terrence, and Dee are along for a wild ride!
About the Author
Susan Meddaugh was born and raised in Montclair, New Jersey. She graduated from Wheaton College, where she studied French literature and fine arts. After working briefly with an advertising agency in New York, she moved to Boston and worked at a publishing company for ten years, first as a designer, then art editor, and finally as art director. While there, she did the illustrations for Good Stones (Houghton Mifflin) by Anne Epstein, and then decided to strike out on her own as a freelance illustrator and creator of children's books. Since that time, Susan has written and illustrated many popular books for children, including Martha Speaks, which was chosen as a New York Times Best Illustrated Book for 1992. In 1998 she was awarded the New England Book Award, given by the New England Booksellers Association to recognize a body of work. Her work also was acknowledged with a New York Times Best Illustrated Award. She lives in Sherborn, Massachusetts.