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Joy Masoff

Joy Masoff has spent her career teaching children to view the world with wonder and a great deal of irreverence. In addition to "Oh, Yuck!" and "Oh, Yikes!," she has written dozens of books for Scholastic, "National Geographic Kids," and Five Ponds Press. Jessica Garrett has taught science and engineering in public schools and K-12 programs at MIT, and her husband, Ben Ligon, is a middle school science teacher. Together they are the authors of a number of science textbooks. "