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Wayside School Gets a Little Stranger (Wayside School, Bk 3)
Wayside School Gets a Little Stranger - Wayside School, Bk 3 Author:Louis Sachar, Joel Schick (Illustrator) Hooray! Wayside School is Open Again! — All the kids from Wayside School had to spend 243 days in horrible schools while Wayside closed to get rid of the cows (Don't ask!). Now the kids are back and the fun begins again on every floor. Miss Mush has prepared a Day on the 30th floor--with dogs and cats and frogs and skunks and pigs, and an ora... more »nge named Fido causing a terrible commotion. In Mrs. Drazil's class, they're throwing a coffeepot, a sack of potatoes, a pencil sharpener, and a light bulb out the window to see which hits the ground first. But the big surprise is that Mrs. Jewls is expecting a baby--but one named Cootie Face or Bucket Head--and a substitute teacher is coming--and everyone knows what that means...
Something strange is going on at the already peculiar Wayside School, when Mrs. Jewls leaves her students with a succession of substitute teachers.« less
I read this growing up and loved it! Now my son read this book along with Sideways Stories from Wayside Schools too and he loved it too read them both in one night each! Very entertaining book for kids.
Aren't we glad its getting stranger. This series is enjoyed by elementary school age (and their parents, who may fight the kids for the first read). Trapped voices get returned - even to Scotland; Santa Claus is proved to be real; and Louis the yard teacher becomes fist a villain and then a romantic hero.