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Wonkenstein (Creature from My Closet)

Wonkenstein (Creature from My Closet)

By Obert Skye
24 ratings17 reviews
  • ilgrocks
    ilgrocks5 stars
    Twelve-year-old underachiever Rob has better things to do than read. His parents give him lots of books but most of them just end up in the messy pile of junk he keeps locked in his closet that once doubled as a makeshift science laboratory. One day, Rob hears weird sounds coming from behind his ...
Doodlebug: A Novel in Doodles

Doodlebug: A Novel in Doodles

By Karen Romano Young
10 ratings9 reviews
  • ocelot
    ocelot5 stars
    Dodo is moving. She is not very happy for moving and she can't seem to settle in on her move. Her sister can very easily, but she can't. On the drive there Dodo gets a blank notebook and she doodles in it the adventure she is taking. And that is what I just read. Find out all the things that...
Bluefish

Bluefish

By Pat Schmatz
14 ratings10 reviews
  • edmodo-f7utzp5xxc
    The book ''Blue Fish'' is an amazing story that people can relate to in so many different ways. To be honest with you once I started to read this book, I just could not stop. The author Pat Schmatz is a talented writer and now I really want to read every single book he wrote. In this book review,...
Seven Wonders Book 1: The Colossus Rises

Seven Wonders Book 1: The Colossus Rises

By Peter Lerangis
17 ratings14 reviews
  • xxpish
    xxpish5 stars
    Here’s my review of The Colossus Rises. Enjoy! Jack McKinley is 13 years old. It is just a normal school day when he finds a weird V-shape on the back of his head, and gets hit by a car. Jack finds himself at a “hospital”, which he soon finds out is an Institute. Not just any institute, but ...
Vordak the Incomprehensible: How to Grow Up and Rule the World

Vordak the Incomprehensible: How to Grow Up and Rule the World

By Vordak T. Incomprehensible
18 ratings16 reviews
  • ocelot
    ocelot4 stars
    Totally comedy! How to grow up and rule the world is a great book. But wait, are you a good person or a bad person. If you want to treat people like the way you want to be treated put this book down, but if you're really headin' to be a world ruler, pick this book up and don't forget, if you ...
The Dyno-Mite Dog Show (The Secret Knock Club series)

The Dyno-Mite Dog Show (The Secret Knock Club series)

By Louise Bonnett-Rampersaud
2 ratings3 reviews
  • ocelot
    ocelot4 stars
    Agnes and The Secret Knock Club are doing a community service project at The Brookside Retirement Village. They are doing a dog show. But will the dog show go well? Or a disaster? What is even worse, is that Principal Not-Such-A-Joy's dog has disappeared!
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making

The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making

By Catherynne M. Valente
11 ratings15 reviews
  • ocelot
    ocelot3 stars
    Very confusing, I didn't think it was the best, but I'll tell you the plot, and let's see if it sounds interesing to you. This girl goes in a fairytale land with her own ship. She goes many different places. If you've heard of them it's sort of a mix between the wizard of Oz and something els...
The Magician's Tower: A Sequel to The Wizard of Dark Street (Oona Crate Mystery)

The Magician's Tower: A Sequel to The Wizard of Dark Street (Oona Crate Mystery)

By Shawn Thomas Odyssey
3 ratings1 reviews
  • bookworm890
    If you like mystery and magic, this book is for you. Oona is back and better than ever. When a rare punchbowl is stolen from the carnival, she's on the case: because the punchbowl is key to understanding the day her mother and sister were killed.
Sybil the Backpack Fairy #1: Nina (Sybil the Backpack Fairy Graphic Novels)

Sybil the Backpack Fairy #1: Nina (Sybil the Backpack Fairy Graphic Novels)

By Michel Rodrigue
13 ratings10 reviews
  • ocelot
    ocelot4 stars
    I loved this book! It's about a girl named Nina. In her school there are people that are teasing her and laughing at her. Then all of a sudden a fairy pops up in her backpack. The fairy's name is Sybil. Sybil and Nina have a wonderful time getting back at the people in Nina's school who laug...
Ernest and Rebecca #1: My Best Friend is a Germ

Ernest and Rebecca #1: My Best Friend is a Germ

By Guillaume Bianco
5 ratings2 reviews
  • dreaw
    dreaw5 stars
    it was a good book and five stars and i like it so much it made me crie becase i cie a lot and it was a good book
My Robots: The Robotic Genius of Lady Regina Bonquers III

My Robots: The Robotic Genius of Lady Regina Bonquers III

By Johan Olander
3 ratings1 reviews
  • slappy
    slappy2 stars
    Surprisingly, I did not like this book at all. It was very jumpy. Just random drawings, no real storyline or anything, just random drawings. I do not recommend.
Dance Class #1: So, You Think You Can Hip-Hop

Dance Class #1: So, You Think You Can Hip-Hop

By Beka
16 ratings7 reviews
  • jazzyjay
    jazzyjay1 star
    It. just made me say wow.So just read it to my little sister. She loved it! I. Love to dance . I was on dance moms. I know hip hop. And my uncle wills smith I rich. I wiil give you money if you follow me.
Bad to the Bone (Down Girl and Sit Series)

Bad to the Bone (Down Girl and Sit Series)

By Lucy A. Nolan
5 ratings6 reviews
  • ilgrocks
    ilgrocks2 stars
    Down Girl, a dog, protects her home from Here Kitty Kitty, the enemy feline next door, and attempts to train his master to understand canine ways. i really thought it was a boring book
The Sasquatch Escape (The Imaginary Veterinary)

The Sasquatch Escape (The Imaginary Veterinary)

By Suzanne Selfors
16 ratings13 reviews
  • edmodo-xtve3vdbkn
    In 'The Sasquath Escape: The Imaginary Veterinary", a ten-year old boy name Ben Silverstein leaves to his grandpa's house in Buttonville for the summer, bringing his pet hamster. In his time there his he finds an imaginary wounded dragon but his grandfather can't see the dragon. her finds a frien...
Otis Dooda: Strange but True

Otis Dooda: Strange but True

By Ellen Potter
3 ratings2 reviews
  • jess1018
    jess10182 stars
    This book was definetly for someone youger than me. I recommed this book to kids who like silly adventures. Otis Dooda is always getting called funny names. In the book he get's cursed, finds an undercover pony, has a pet rat named Smoochie, annoying siblings, farting, elbow licking, and more! I...
I Funny: A Middle School Story

I Funny: A Middle School Story

By James Patterson
110 ratings128 reviews
  • xxpish
    xxpish5 stars
    Jamie Grimm is a middle school student in a wheelchair who lives with the Smileys (his nickname for them since they don’t laugh or smile); his aunt, uncle and their three children who don’t have any sense of humor, and gets bullied by their older son. Jamie is on a mission; to be the greatest st...
The W.A.R.P. Book 1: Reluctant Assassin

The W.A.R.P. Book 1: Reluctant Assassin

By Eoin Colfer
25 ratings21 reviews
  • ian21tang
    ian21tang5 stars
    Parents need to know that The Reluctant Assassin is the start of a new series from the author of the bestselling Artemis Fowl series, so many kids will want to read it. The publishers recommend this exhilarating time travel read for ages 12 and up, but it seems a better fit for teens who've alrea...
Everything You Need to Know About Snakes

Everything You Need to Know About Snakes

By DK Publishing
9 ratings11 reviews
  • girl7apple
    girl7apple3 stars
    This is a book about snakes. Each page gives a fact about a different kind of snake. Some pages tell you how all snakes are the same, like they all have fangs. Some pages tell you how some snakes are different, like if they live in water or up in a tree. There are other reptiles too. There a...
Matilda (Random House Modern Classics)

Matilda (Random House Modern Classics)

By Roald Dahl
193 ratings208 reviews
  • valench
    valench3 stars
    Written by: Roald Dahl Illustrated by: Quentin Blake Reviewed by: Valentina Ch (age: 9) Matilda is a five year old girl that has two bad, evil, nasty, ugly parents. She learns to read and write on her own. She also starts going to school with the other five year old children but she is very...
The Templeton Twins Have an Idea: Book One

The Templeton Twins Have an Idea: Book One

By Ellis Weiner
16 ratings22 reviews
  • edmodo-f7utzp5xxc
    In the book ''The Templeton Twins Have an Idea'', it's about a brother named John and his twin sister Abagail try to help save themswelves and their father from two kid nappers: Dean D. Dean and his twin brother Dan D.Dean. It all started out when Dean D. Dean accused John's and Abagail's father ...
Justin Case: School, Drool, and Other Daily Disasters

Justin Case: School, Drool, and Other Daily Disasters

By Rachel Vail
33 ratings40 reviews
  • ifeelbookish
    Justin Case follows the exploits of a worrisome third-grader named Justin. The year doesn't start well for him; his best friend is in a different class, his little sister is starting kindergarten, and he's lost his favorite stuffed animal. Third grade can be pretty complicated for the average kid...
Thea Stilton #1: The Secret of Whale Island (Thea Stilton Graphic Novels)

Thea Stilton #1: The Secret of Whale Island (Thea Stilton Graphic Novels)

By Thea Stilton
44 ratings42 reviews
  • ocelot
    ocelot4 stars
    I personally love the Stilton book series. I don't know about you, but I definetley recommend these books. Books in the Stilton series have many different kinds of fun fonts and different sizes. For example, if they called down in a hole, the kind of font might look really thin or something, ...
Then Again, Maybe I Won't

Then Again, Maybe I Won't

By Judy Blume
14 ratings11 reviews
  • rvreader
    rvreader4 stars
    Ever since Tony Miglione’s family became rich, people around him have been changing. His family became rich because of his dad’s invention. When he moved to Long Island, he knew that the people around him would change, but not his family. One example is that his Grandmother is feeling terrible no...
Aliens on Vacation (Intergalactic Bed and Breakfast)

Aliens on Vacation (Intergalactic Bed and Breakfast)

By Clete Smith
22 ratings17 reviews
  • tpwatermelon
    I liked this book a lot because my parents work through the summer and are too busy to play with me and my sister and we end up at camp. I think it would be fun if my Grandmother ran a bed and breakfast place, because she is very organized. In this book, the main character, Scrub, has to go to h...
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