Caryn M. King received her Ph.D. in reading from the University of
Pittsburgh in 1991. Since then she has been teaching at Grand Valley
State University and is a professor in the College of Education. Her
research interests include content area reading, comprehension,
international education, and working with in-service teachers.
Stephen R. Mattox received a Ph.D. in geology from Northern Illinois
University in 1992. From 1991-1994 he was a lecturer at the University
of Hawaii at Hilo. After two years as an exploration geologist in
Australia and Indonesia, he moved to west Michigan. He is currently an
associate professor of geology at Grand Valley State University. Steve's
primary interest is training future teachers.
King, Caryn M. and Mattox, Stephen R.
"Great Trade Books for Introducing Earth Science,"
Michigan Reading Journal: Vol. 37:
1, Article 9.
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