Featured Book: Mr. Mehan’s Mildly Amusing Mythical Mammals

From the Featured Books series.

For this featured book, Dave Maxham talks about our own Dr. Mehan’s incredible new book, Mr. Mehan’s Mildly Amusing Mythical Mammals. Mr. Maxham explains how the beautiful poems and illustrations in this book can help form moral imagination, and encourage a student’s wit.

For more information about the book, check out the official website, or click here to purchase on Amazon!

Dave Maxham

About the author:

Dave Maxham


David Maxham grew up in New Jersey and went to Rutgers College, majoring in Mathematics and minoring in Classics, also studying linguistics and psychology. Before coming to The Heights in 2013, he taught high school math in the public schools for four years, in Newark, New Jersey and Dunellen, New Jersey. He loves music and plays the piano and guitar. He lives in Maryland with his wife, Samantha, and seven children.

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