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The Boy Who Swam with Piranhas

The Boy Who Swam with Piranhas

By David Almond
3.17
6 ratings5 reviews
  • snicker9
    snicker944 stars
    The Boy Who Swam with Piranhas is an interesting story about a young orphan, Stan Potts. When Stan's parents died he went to live with his Uncle Ernie and Aunt Annie. But then Ernie lost his job, and became an entrepreneur, starting his own business in his home-canning fish. He cans fish and Sta...
Nick and Tesla's High-Voltage Danger Lab: A Mystery With Gadgets You Can Build Yourself

Nick and Tesla's High-Voltage Danger Lab: A Mystery With Gadgets You Can Build Yourself

By Bob Pflugfelder, Steve Hockensmith
4.57
56 ratings65 reviews
  • jsmyth
    jsmyth44 stars
    I like this book because it's full of mysteries, action, and inventions. I would give this a 5 star. Nick and Tesla go to their Uncle Newts House after their parents leave to study soybeans in Uzbekistan. When they get to their Uncle Newts house they figure out that their uncle is a scientis...
The Mark of the Dragonfly

The Mark of the Dragonfly

By Jaleigh Johnson
4.61
18 ratings19 reviews
  • candyexpress
    candyexpress55 stars
    Piper has never seen the Mark of the Dragonfly until she finds the girl amid the wreckage of a caravan in the Meteor Fields. The girl doesn't remember a thing about her life, but the intricate tattoo on her arm is proof that she's from the Dragonfly Territories and that she's protected by the...
You're Invited (Mix)

You're Invited (Mix)

By Jen Malone, Gail Nall
4.56
16 ratings17 reviews
  • namers
    namers44 stars
    This was such a fun read! YOU"RE INVITED is about four best friends (Vi, Becca, Sadie and Lauren) who start a party planning business and the adventures/obstacles that they face. I loved the personalities of all of the girls. Sometimes when I read a book with multiple narrations, I find one tha...
The Invention of Hugo Cabret

The Invention of Hugo Cabret

By Brian Selznick
4.64
198 ratings270 reviews
  • DOODLER171
    In this book, Brian Selznick does an outstanding job capturing each and every emotion within this book and turning it into the awe-striking illustration that just adds to the buildup of suspense created within every page. As a young boy, Hugo Cabret spends most of his young childhood with his bel...
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (Thorndike Press Large Print Literacy Bridge Series)

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (Thorndike Press Large Print Literacy Bridge Series)

By Ransom Riggs
4.71
17 ratings28 reviews
  • cherrycoke
    I loved this book. It's about a kid called Jacob. As a child, he heard many stories from his Grandfather, Abe, including one about a mysterious children's home with all kinds of kids with peculiar powers. He grows up to forget the story... When Grandpa dies. He leaves strange dying words and Jaco...
The Worst Class Trip Ever

The Worst Class Trip Ever

By Dave Barry
4.0
10 ratings8 reviews
  • redheadperson22
    Warning! This review may contain spoilers! An 8th grade kid named Wyatt goes on class trip to Washington DC. Basically, he and his friend Matt get in trouble for harassing these two mysterious men on the plane. Once they get off the plane, the men are still chasing them, because apparently, Matt ...
The Qwikpick Papers: Poop Fountain!

The Qwikpick Papers: Poop Fountain!

By Tom Angleberger
3.38
8 ratings4 reviews
  • glittermis
    glittermis33 stars
    This is a hilarious book about 3 kids who have boring lives.Lyle Hertzog and his friends Marilla and Dave expect to spend another dull holiday. That changes when they hear that the sludge fountain near the sewage plant is retiring. They decide that they are the qwikpick adventure society. Their f...
Spirit Animals Book 1: Wild Born

Spirit Animals Book 1: Wild Born

By Brandon Mull
4.67
33 ratings37 reviews
  • xxpish
    xxpish44 stars
    Conor, Abeke, Meilin, and Rollan have lived pretty normal lives. They are from the four different regions of Erdas, but nothing strange and amazing has ever happened to them. Until now. All four of them summon spirit animals-lifelong animal partners that make you stronger, and is extremely ...
The Darkest Part of the Forest

The Darkest Part of the Forest

By Holly Black
0 ratings1 reviews
  • happyapples_14
    sounds amazing !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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