Meet Jarrett Krosoczka!

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Meet Jarrett Krosoczka!

An Author Visit at the Mt. Pleasant Library

Jarrett Krosoczka, author of the popular Lunch Lady series, will visit the Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library Saturday July 13 at 3 p.m. This program is in partnership with Politics and Prose.

Here are ten more books written and illustrated by Jarrett Krosoczka for your reading pleasure.
The Frog Who Croaked
By Jarrett Krosoczka
JUV J KROSOCZKA
2013
Paired together after a veteran detective retires, Platypus Police Squad members Rick Zengo, a hotshot rookie, and Corey O'Malley, a hard-nosed old-timer, struggle with their differences while tackling their first case involving a missing schoolteacher and a duffle bag filled with illegal fish.
Book cover of "The Frog who Croaked" book
Ollie: The Purple Elephant
By Jarrett Krosoczka
JUV E KROSOCZKA
2011
Ollie the purple elephant is delighted to move into the McLaughlin family's New York City apartment but their cat, Ginger, is not pleased and devises a plan to send Ollie away with the circus.
 
Book cover for "Ollie: The Purple Elephant" book
Punk Farm on Tour
By Jarrett Krosoczka
JU E KROSOCZKA
2007
While Farmer Joe is at the National Tractor Society Conference in Reno, his animals go on tour in a broken-down van, performing as the band called Punk Farm.
 
Book cover for "Punk Farm on Tour" book
My Buddy, Slug
By Jarrett Krosoczka
JUV E KROSOCZKA
2006
Alex and Slug are best friends. They do everything together--morning, noon, and night. But does being best friends mean you have to be together every second?  Slug seems to think so! It's time for Alex and Slug to figure out the meaning of "sorry" --and to learn that some folks are friends forever.
 
Book cover for "My Buddy, Slug"
Giddy Up, Cowgirl
By Jarrett Krosoczka
JUV E KROSOCZKA
2006
While running errands with her mother, a young girl who likes to dress as a cowgirl tries to be helpful but her efforts always seem to backfire.
 
Book cover for "Giddy Up, Cowgirl" book
Punk Farm
By Jarrett Krosoczka
JUV E KROSOCZKA
2005
At the end of the day, while Farmer Joe gets ready for bed, his animals tune their instruments to perform in a big concert as a rock band called Punk Farm.
 
Book cover fro "Punk Farm" book
Max for President
By Jarrett Krosoczka
JUV E KROSOCZKA
2004
Max and Kelly both want to win the election for class president, but when one of them loses, the winner finds a way to make the loser feel better.
 
Book cover for "Max for President" book
Annie was Warned  
By Jarrett Krosoczka
JUV E KROSOCZKA
2003
Disregarding warnings about the creepy mansion outside of town, Annie bravely goes to investigate on Halloween night and gets a big surprise.
 
Book cover for "Annie was Warned" book
Bubble Bath Pirates!
By Jarrett Krosoczka
JUV E KROSOCZKA
2003
When pirate mommy announces bath time, it is yo ho ho and to the bath we go for her little pirates.
 
Book cover for "Bubble Bath Pirates!" book
Baghead
By Jarrett Krosoczka
JUV E KROSOCZKA
2002
Josh hides the bad haircut he gave himself by wearing a bag on his head, until his sister has a better idea.

Book cover for "Baghead" book