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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...
Justin Case: School, Drool, and Other Daily Disasters

Justin Case: School, Drool, and Other Daily Disasters

By Rachel Vail
28 ratings36 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...
The Classroom (The Epic Documentary of a Not-Yet-Epic Kid)

The Classroom (The Epic Documentary of a Not-Yet-Epic Kid)

By Robin Mellom
12 ratings9 reviews
  • super
    super3 stars
    This was a pretty good book. It's about a boy who is is seventh grade, but is caught off guard with the changes of Seventh Grade. At the beginning of school, his only friend tells him he needs to get new friends, and that's how it all starts.
Charlie Joe Jackson's Guide to Not Reading

Charlie Joe Jackson's Guide to Not Reading

By Tommy Greenwald
41 ratings54 reviews
  • smileyguy246
    Charlie Joe Jackson may be the most reluctant reader ever born. And so far, he's managed to get through life without ever reading an entire book from cover to cover. But now that he's in middle school, avoiding reading isn't as easy as it used to be. And when his friend Timmy McGibney decides tha...
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, ...
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...
The 13-Story Treehouse

The 13-Story Treehouse

By Andy Griffiths
8 ratings9 reviews
  • sillylily
    sillylily5 stars
    A boy named Andy and his friend Terry live in a thirteen story treehouse. They are trying to write a book but Terry always wants to do something else instead. Finally they finish their book, and it is this story that I just read. It is a great and fun book!
House of Secrets

House of Secrets

By Chris Columbus, Ned Vizzini
29 ratings30 reviews
  • xxpish
    xxpish5 stars
    Here’s my review for House of Secrets. Enjoy! The Walker family is in a situation. Dr. Walker, the dad lost his job after cutting an eye shape into a patient’s chest with a knife at his hospital. Now they live in a small apartment, and are looking for a house. They find the huge Kristoff Hou...
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.
The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell

The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell

By Chris Colfer
49 ratings58 reviews
  • laa9876
    laa98765 stars
    This book is really good. So, theres a set of twins named conner and alex who are both in seventh grade, and earlier, there dad died in a car accident a few days before their birthday, and so they're sad and their mom has to work double shifts to keep the family together. They loved their dad and...
Wonkenstein (Creature from My Closet)

Wonkenstein (Creature from My Closet)

By Obert Skye
23 ratings16 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 ...
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.
Freckle Juice

Freckle Juice

By Judy Blume
49 ratings50 reviews
  • edmodo-rmfw48pl5h
    Hi, i am going to tell you about a funny book called Freckle Juice,and it's by a women called Judy Blu-me. It's about Andrew Marcuse his classmate Nick had freckles and he wanted freckles and Sharon said i know how to get freckles and she said I will tell you for for 50 cents he said OK and the n...
Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer

Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer

By John Grisham
26 ratings34 reviews
  • headhunter7667
    Theo is thrust into a no-win situation when an acquaintance confides that his cousin has incriminating evidence against the killer that is about to go free in the murder trial. But the cousin won't come forward because he is an illegal immigrant and fears that he will be deported and unable to su...
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
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.
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...
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!
Three Faces of Me

Three Faces of Me

By R.L. Stine
1 ratings1 reviews
A Tale Dark and Grimm

A Tale Dark and Grimm

By Adam Gidwitz
51 ratings57 reviews
  • xxpish
    xxpish5 stars
    REVIEW FOR IN A GLASS GRIMMLY AND A TALE DARK & GRIMM: Hansel and Gretel is not just breadcrumbs and evil witches. There's more to the story than that. Same with Jack and Jill. They didn't just fall down a hill. There were other details; details that were not told in the original short versio...
Sweet Farts

Sweet Farts

By Raymond Bean
18 ratings14 reviews
  • seal1
    seal15 stars
    Someone has been farting up a storm at school and everyone thinks Keith Emerson is to blame. Unfortunately for Keith, it has earned him the nickname "S.B.D." (silent but deadly). To make matters worse, Keith's dad is a self proclaimed "Fart Machine" who really stinks it up at home. With the scien...
The Last Dogs: The Vanishing

The Last Dogs: The Vanishing

By Christopher Holt
16 ratings14 reviews
  • hockeyjake
    hockeyjake5 stars
    The Last Dog is all about a dog named Max, it's up to him and his dog friends to find out where all the people are because they have vanished. When he goese to get his friends they are in cages, they break out just like a prison break. They start their journeybut on the way the run in to p...
The Emerald Atlas (Books of Beginning)

The Emerald Atlas (Books of Beginning)

By John Stephens
42 ratings50 reviews
  • ifeelbookish
    So I rated this book 3.5 stars. Don't get me wrong, this is a REALLY good book but I USED to be in LOVE with fantasy novels. Now I'm kind of a little older and I've been reading less Middle Reader Fantasy (this is the first fantasy novel that I've read in like, a year), and more Young Adult novel...
Chomp

Chomp

By Carl Hiaasen
39 ratings37 reviews
  • hannajuku
    hannajuku5 stars
    "Chomp" by Carl Hiaasen is a very entertaining story about a boy named Wahoo Cray. He and his father are animal wranglers, and they tame wild animals, such as alligators, in their backyard. A popular reality TV show called 'Expedition Survival!' invites Wahoo and his father to help on set because...
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