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Dr. Nicholas Is Ridiculous! (Paperback)

By Dan Gutman, Jim Paillot (Illustrator)
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A.J. and his friends are now third graders at Ella Mentry school in Dan Gutman's outrageously funny chapter book series My Weirder School.In this eighth book, Dr. Nicholas Is Ridiculous , college professor Dr. Nicholas visits A.J.'s class to help the students improve their standardized test scores in history. The weird thing is, Dr. Nicholas doesn t care about the date Christopher Columbus came to America, who wrote the Declaration of Independence, or other important historical facts. She's more interested in weird information like the history of the toilet bowl Dr. Nicholas has even built a time machine to take the class on a field trip to the past and future. Who will get stuck in time? You ll have to read to find out Goofy illustrations by Jim Paillot make this adventure with Dr. Nicholas even more hilarious.

About the Author

Dan Gutman is the New York Times bestselling author of the Genius Files series. He is also the author of the Baseball Card Adventure series, which has sold more than 1.5 million copies around the world, and the My Weird School series, which has sold more than 9 million copies.

Thanks to his many fans who voted in their classrooms, Dan has received nineteen state book awards and ninety-two state book award nominations. He lives in New York City with his wife, Nina. You can visit him online at

Jim Paillot lives in Arizona (another weird place) with his weird wife and two weird children. Isn't that weird?
Product Details
ISBN: 9780062042187
ISBN-10: 0062042181
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication Date: June 25th, 2013
Pages: 106
Language: English
Series: My Weirder School