Rise of the Balloon Goons: A Branches Book (The Notebook of Doom #1)

Book 1 of 13 in the The Notebook of Doom Series
Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades K - 3Grades 1 - 4n/a3.36108
Monsters + Humor + Fun = THE NOTEBOOK OF DOOM!

This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line called Branches, which is aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow!

Alexander has just moved to a new town where he is about to uncover all sorts of monsters! He finds an old notebook with the word "DOOM" inscribed on the front cover. The Notebook of Doom, which Alexander now holds, contains top secret information about monsters! In this first book, Alexander goes up against spooky balloon goons--unique and twisted arm-waving balloon guys! This book is full of humor, engaging black-and-white illlustrations, and of course . . . monsters!
Hardcover, 96 pages
Published on June 25, 2013 by Scholastic Inc.
ISBN-10: 0545493226
ISBN-13: 9780545493222
11 Book Reviews
  • bffffffffff
    bffffffffff3 months55 stars
    I love this book because it's kinda funny my dad got me this book when I was little about five or six but now I'm eight years old and I still have that book you should get the book for yourself and see what it's all about
    • voteme
      voteme9 months55 stars
      I like it A LOT but the parts I don't like that much aren't very good.
      • fornitealmost 3 years
        i love them
        • rohasymybo
          rohasymyboalmost 4 years55 stars
          omg i loved the series it was so amazing filled with twists and surprises
          • gekixejago
            gekixejagoalmost 4 years55 stars
            This book shows great drama to the main character and the others. The best thing that was about this book was the funny Balloon goons. It made me laugh.
            • gekixejago
              gekixejagoalmost 4 years55 stars
              This book is great I like how at the begging it talks about a random thing
              • Rocker almost 6 years
                It's a great book lots of fun
                • catconway
                  catconwayabout 6 years55 stars
                  I liked it because it was a funny and creative
                  • Kyliealmost 7 years
                    I love this series and I read all the way to the 5th book I recommend you read this book
                    • edmodo-jujbfhh8vz
                      edmodo-jujbfhh8vzabout 7 years55 stars
                      This is a great series about kid who fights monsters.