Each "problem" begins with a spread that asks a question and gives one or more solutions from children―illustrated in whimsical full-color drawings by the author. Then the reader is presented with two pages of fill-ins, prompts, and a space to draw his or her own ideas.
How do you fix a bad economy? "The government should have a bake sale," says Jennifer, age 9.
What would you do to improve schools? "Put chocolate milk in the water fountain."―Robert, age 8.
What can we do to take better care of our water? "Have scientists make fish that love to eat tons of pollution."―Jackie, age 9.
About the Author
Suzy Becker is an author, artist and entrepreneur, a former White House Fellow (the Clinton administration), a Bunting Fellow at Radcliffe College, a winner of the Anti-Defamation League's "A World of Difference" award, and the founder of Ride FAR (Ride for AIDS Resources). Her books include the #1 New York Times bestseller All I Need to Know I Learned from My Cat, I Had Brain Surgery, What's Your Excuse?, and My Dog's the World's Best Dog. She lives with her family in central Massachusetts.