Monthly Archives: May 2012

Kickoff Blitz by B.A. Hoena

Do you like graphic novels? If you do, the book Kickoff Blitz by B.A. Hoena is for you. The book is so good you won’t want to put it down! This book takes place at a football field. The main … Continue reading

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The Hair of Zoe Fleefenbacher Goes to School by Laurie Halse Anderson

Do you like stories about trouble-making hair? Then you should read The Hair of Zoe Fleefenbacher Goes to School by Laurie Halse Anderson. This book is so good that I wanted my reader to read it right away. This story … Continue reading

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The Mummy’s Gold by Kate McMullan

This story takes place on a dark night at a movie theater, a house, and outside. Jake is 10 years old, nice, has brown skin and black hair. Henry is mean, foolish, a trickster, naughty, and a troublemaker. Max is … Continue reading

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The Lorax by Dr. Seuss

Have you every seen an old, fuzzy, orange, hairy creature that has a mustache? Or do you like fiction and fun? If you do, The Lorax by Dr. Seuss is for you. It takes place in the Truuffula trees grove. … Continue reading

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Riptide by Frances Ward Weller

If you like dogs or oceans and beaches, you should read Riptide by Frances Ward Weller, illustrated by Blake Roberts. This book takes place on a sunny day at an ocean and beach in the summer. The main characters are … Continue reading

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Don’t Say That Word by Alan Katz and David Catrow

Do you like stories that are funny? Then you should read Don’t Say That Word by Alan Katz and David Catrow. This book takes place at home on a sunny, warm, terrifying, annoying day. The main characters are Michael and … Continue reading

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Dolores Meets Her Match by Barbara Samuels

Do you like stories about kids and cats? Well, if you do, read this book, Dolores Meets Her Match by Barbara Samuels. This book takes place in school on a warm, sunny day. Dolores is a little girls. She loves … Continue reading

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Pinkalicious by Victoria Kann

If you like pink and funny stories you will want to read Pinkalicious by Victoria Kann and art by Elizabeth Kann. This book takes place at Pinkalicious’s pink house. The main characters are Dad, Mom, Pinkalicious, and Peter. You do … Continue reading

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The Runaway Pumpkin by Kevin Lewis

If you like pumpkins this is the best book for you! It’s called The Runaway Pumpkin by Kevin Lewis. This book takes place at a spooky Halloween afternoon. Buck and Billy are brothers and Lil is their little sister. Also, … Continue reading

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Goldilicious by Victoria Kann

If you like gold and unicorns, then you should read Goldilicious by Victoria Kann. This book takes place in the family room, backyard, forest, and treehouse. It looks like it is summer. The main characters are Pinkalicious and Goldie. Pinkalicious … Continue reading

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Lucy Comes to Stay by Rosemary Wells

Do you like soft small puppies? Then this is the book for you, Lucy Comes to Stay by Rosemary Wells. This takes place at Mary Elizabeth’s house. This story is about a dog named Lucy and a girl names Mary … Continue reading

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The Very Clumsy Click Beetle by Eric Carle

Do you like stories about perseverance? Then you should read The Very Clumsy Click Beetle by Eric Carle. This book takes place outside in a neighborhood at night in spring. One of the main characters is the click beetle. There … Continue reading

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Henry and Mudge and the Great Grandpas by Cynthia Rylant

If you like books with a kid and a dog, you will like Henry and Mudge and the Great Grandpas. This story takes place in an old folks home. The main characters are Henry and Mudge. Henry is a boy … Continue reading

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Henry and Mudge and the Tumbling Trip by Cynthia Rylant

If you like dogs you should read Henry and Mudge and the Tumbling Trip by Cynthia Rylant. It takes place in the west. The main characters are Henry and Mudge. Mudge is a big dog with black and brown fur. … Continue reading

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He Came with the Couch by David Slonim

Do you like funny books? He Came with the Couch by David Slonim is the book for you. This story takes place all over town. There is a monster in this book, so if you like monsters, he is the … Continue reading

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