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Einstein the Class Hamster

Einstein the Class Hamster

Einstein the Class Hamster Series (Volume 1)

Janet Tashjian; Cartoons by Jake Tashjian

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Einstein the class hamster is from a long line of class hamsters. He knows lots of cool facts about science, art, and history—maybe even more than their sleepy teacher, Ms. Moreno. The class has a chance to compete in a trivia game show contest. But how can they get ready for the contest if Ms. Moreno keeps taking naps instead of teaching? More important, how can Einstein help the class prepare for the contest when the only kid who can hear him is Ned?

Janet and Jake Tashjian, the team behind My Life as a Book, team up again in this hilarious illustrated chapter book series starring the lovable walking encyclopedia, game show–obsessed Einstein.

This title has Common Core connections.

North Dakota Flicker Tale Children's Award

Praise for Einstein the Class Hamster

“An utterly charming story. Einstein is marvelous.” —Nick Bruel, creator of the New York Times–bestselling Bad Kitty books

“A clever gigglefest of a series starter.” —Booklist

“The mother-son team behind My Life as a Book and its sequels returns with a funny . . . story for a younger crowd.” —Publishers Weekly

Reviews from Goodreads

Janet Tashjian; Cartoons by Jake Tashjian

Janet Tashjian is the author of many popular novels including My Life as a Book, My Life as a Stuntboy, My Life as a Cartoonist, Larry and the Meaning of Life, Vote for Larry, The Gospel According to Larry, Fault Line, Multiple Choice, and Tru Confessions. She lives with her family in Los Angeles, California.

Jake Tashjian is the illustrator of the books in the My Life . . . series. He is eighteen years old.

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Jake Tashjian

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