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The Lost-and-Found Tooth

Illustrated by Adam Gustavson

About The Book

Do you remember when and where you lost your first tooth?

About The Author

Photograph by Robert Flischel

Louise Borden graduated from Denison University with a degree in history. She taught first graders and preschoolers and later was a part-owner of a bookstore in Cincinnati, Ohio. In addition to writing children’s books, she also speaks regularly to young students about the writing process. Her books include Good Luck, Mrs. K!, which won the Christopher Medal, and The A+ Custodian. She lives in Cincinnati, Ohio, and you can visit her at LouiseBorden.com.

About The Illustrator

Adam Gustavson is a graduate of Rowan University and the Master of Fine Arts Illustration program at the School of Visual Arts in New York. In addition to illustrating picture books, he currently teaches at Passaic County Community College and Seton Hall University. He lives and paints in West Orange, New Jersey, with his wife, their children, several guitars, and a ferret named Gracie.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books (July 1, 2008)
  • Length: 40 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781416918141
  • Grades: 2 - 5
  • Ages: 7 - 10

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Awards and Honors

  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award Master List

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