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That is NOT a Good Idea! by Mo Willems

   

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If you like his Elephant and Piggie, Knuffle Bunny, or Pigeon books, you will LOVE this latest book by Mo Willems.  Both our Kindergarten and First Grades picked it as our Mock Caldecott Award winner.  It is about a sneaky fox who lures a seemingly unsuspecting duck to his home to make some soup.  There are also sweet baby ducks who keep warning, "That is really really really NOT a good idea!"  There is a GOTCHA that had us reading this book again!

Review by: Mrs. Hora

Creepy Carrots by: Aaron Reynolds

Book Jacket for: Creepy carrots!

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Creepy Carrots is a fun, creepy book about Jasper Rabbit. He is a greedy rabbit that loves carrots more than anything! One day, the carrots start to follow Jasper or do they...

Read this book to see how Jasper solves his problem! The carrots may solve a problem too. Check it out!

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Library Mouse by: Daniel Kirk

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A LIBRARY MOUSE MAKES LIBRARY BOOKS. KIDS FIND BOOK AND THEY ASK THER TECHER TO READ THE BOOK.

Review by: Emilie
Tops & Bottoms by: Janet Stevens



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Tops and Bottoms is about a bear and bunny. Then something happened. Read more of the story and find out how the bunny tricks the bear.

Review by: Tyler
Diary of a Wimpy Kid The Long Haul by Jeff Kinney



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Diary Of A Wimpy Kid The Long Haul is about a wimpy kid named Greg he's wanting to have a good vacation but then something happened...read to find out what happened?

Review by: Christian
The Goose That Laid the Golden Egg - Aesop's Fables



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One day a goose laid a golden egg and the farmer found it. He sold it for a lot of money and it kept happening over again. He wanted to be richer so find out by reading the book.

Review by: Natheer
The Goose That Laid the Golden Egg - Aesop's Fables



Capstone Digital

One day a goose laid a golden egg and the farmer found a golden egg. He is very greedy, so he sold it at the market for a lot of money. Read to find out what the farmer does with the goose.

Review by: Jaylen
Chrysanthemum by: Kevin Henkes

Book Jacket for: Chrysanthemum

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Chrysanthemum wore her sun dress to school she was happy. Chrysanthemum was at school and she got teased because she had a long name. She was sad about her name. If you like Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse you should read Chrysanthemum.

Review by: Hannah
Chicken Sunday by: Patricia Polacco

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Chicken Sunday is about a little girl who is trying to buy her new grandma a nice hat that she wanted. The man who worked there thought they threw the eggs at his backdoor, so did something to make up for it.

Review by: Aiyanna
Stand Tall Molly Lou Melon by: Patty Lovell

Book Jacket for: Stand tall, Molly Lou Melon

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It's about a short girl who gets bullied because a boy thinks she's too small, but she shows him that she can do anything.

Review by: Jayden


Pandemonium by: Chris Wooding

Book Jacket for: Pandemonium

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Well, if I can't spoil it  I would have to say that this book makes you want to be the main character.  The main character's name is Seifer. I still don't know how to pronounce it. I had many text to selfs in this book. I hope you will enjoy this book too!!!

Review by: Sydnie
Earthling!

Book Jacket for: Earthling!

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This book is about a little boy named Bud gets on the wrong bus. He meets a friendly alien named Gort. They go to Cosmos academy and have an really exciting adventure.

Review by: Sage

 

Rules For Girls: Stage Fright by Meg Cabot



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Allie wants to play the lead role, but all the girls in her class want to play the lead role as the princes.

But what happens when one of her friends wants to play the same part as Allie? Can she still follow her rules.

Review by: Jade

Lulu and the Brontosaurus by Judith Viorst



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This book is like the best chapter book! It is about this girl name Lulu and she gets what ever she wants. Now it almost her birthday and she wanted a Bronfosaurus. But her mom and dad answer no for the first time . What is she going to do?

Review by: Mimi

Ten Rules You Absolutely Must Not Break if you Want to Survive the School Bus by John Grandits



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Do you like humor books? If you like humor books you'll love Ten Rules You Absolutely Not Break To Survive The Bus! This book is about a boy named Kyle whose afraid of riding the bus so he asks his brother for advice. His brother gives him ten rules he couldn't break if he wanted to survive the bus. He ends up to break all 10 rules. Will he survive the bus with all 10 rules broken? Read Ten Rules You Absolutely Not Break To Survive The Bus to find out!

  ENJOY!!! :-) 

Review by: Jonathan

Diary of a Wimpy Kid The Last Straw by Jeff Kinney



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Do you like humor books? If you do you'll love this book. This book is about a kid named Gregory whose dad wants to send him to the Spag Union a preparatory school. When he finds out he might have to go to Spag Union, he tries to do things to get his father to change his mind! Will he end up having to go to Spag Union? Read Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw to find out!

   ENJOY!!! :-)

Review by: Jonathan

Tua and the Elephant by R. P. Harris



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Wow! What a book! If you like books with animals you'll love this book! This book is about a girl named Tua who takes the elephant away from these two men because they were treating it badly so she tries to take the elephant to the sanctuary. Will she make it to the sanctuary before the men catch her? Read Tua and the Elephant to find out!

  ENJOY!! :-)

Review by: Jonathan

Muggie Maggie by Beverly Cleary



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You should read this book. This book is about 3rd grader Maggie who strongly dislikes school. The  worse part of 3rd grade is that she has to learn cursive. She wondered WHY nobody ever wrote a book on how to write in cursive. So go and check this book out.

Reviewed by: Tatum

My First Dog by Linda Bozzo



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Do you like reading, if you do than keep reading, you will like this book because it tells you  how to take care of a dog. It shows you many things to know about dogs and how to take care of them like loving them is the first thing to know about them,find them a conurible place for them to sleep like there own bed or your bed!!:):)

Review by: Jasilla

Bake Sale by Sarah Varon



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I just loved this book! No wonder it's a bluebonet book! This book had a great plot and story. Especially, that she has a bakery and she sells baked goods.My favirote part is where they have to figure out if they can go to Turkey or not. I would reccomend this book to people who like hangeing out with their BFF. 4 stars***** out of four.

Review by: Olivia

 

Amulet by Kazu Kibuishi



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This book was the best one I have read in years! I can't wait to read the next one. It's about a girl named Emily and she has to keep the amulet from going into the wrong hands.The amulet has been in her family in years. I would reccomed this book to people who are adventourus.******

Review by: Olivia

Ricky Ricotta by Dav Pilkey



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This is a really good book. Rickey lives in Squeakyville with his mom and dad. He is the only child. This book is action. The reason why I like this book is because in the back of the book it shows you how to draw some of the in the book.

Review by: Jordan

 

Camp Babymouse by Jennifer Holm



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Baby Mouse is excited to be going to Camp Wild Whiskers for 2 weeks, but she soon discovers that camping is not as she planed it to be. Insted it turns out to be a night mare.

Review by: Aliana
Don't Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late by Mo Willems



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This book is realy funny because the pigeon trys to perswade you to let him stay up late. The pigeon said i will go to bed early tomorrow instead, but he go to sleep at he end. My favorite part is when he said my bunny wants to stay up late. So check it out!

Review by: Cody

Who Was Jim Henson by Joan Holub



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Jim Henson is a inceratudol man if you get to kown him.He made a kowned cartoon that fastly cangt into a move if you won`t to find out more info on him an his move chack the book out at you`er school.

Review by: Parker
Franny K. Stein Mad Scientist by Jim Brenten

 

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This is a realy funny book it's about a Mad Soentist named Franny. She has an anouing little brother and her dog.Her dog has swallowed a doomsday divise that has bean set when he swallowed it.Now she has one hour until it explodes. If you want to find out what happens come check it out at the Library.

Review by:  Haley
Smile by Raina Telgemeier

  

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In graphic form, her experiences after she injured her two front teeth and had to have surgeries and wear embarrassing braces and headgear, all the while also dealing with the trials and tribulations of middle school. BEST COMIC BOOK EVER!!!

Review by: Jenna
Back to School Mallory by Laurie Friedman



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I would reccomend this book to people who dont like to school. In this book a girl named, Mallory, she does not like to go to school so she made 10 reasons to give to her mom to convence her mom to not go to school.

Review by: Katelyn
Diary of a Wimpy Kid The Third Wheel by Jeff Kinney



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An unexpected twist give Greg a partner for the dance. But what dance?Find out by raeding this book.Because IT IS AWSOME!!!!!!!!!!

Review by: Ben
Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder

 

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Do you like books about people's live's? If you do you should definetly read Little House in the Big Woods! This book is by Laura Ingalls Wilder and she writes all about her life and how she faces the problems of living in the woods and in the Seasons preparing food for Winter! This would be an Auto- Biography! ENJOY!

Review by: Jonathan
Sidekicks by Dan Santat

 

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Sidekicks is were there is a superheros pets are developing powers and he doesnt know and he wants a sidekick.

Review: by Evan
Who Was Thomas Jefferson by Dennis Fradin



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Thomas Jefferson was one of the greats. In fact he sind the declaration of independence. And what I think is cool at the end wale I won`t tell you so you can read it for you`er selfe to find out.

Review by: Parker
Happy Pig Day by Mo Willems













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Pig is happy beacause it is pig day and  elephant is sad beacause he is not a pig.

Review by: Gabriel

Wierd But True (National Geographic Kids)










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Weird but true has a ton of facts. For example: pg37 A peice of cake more than 4,000 years old was found in a tomb in Egypt.

Review by: Issac

Coral Reefs by Jason Chin













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One day this little girl went to the library.Then she check out this book called Coral Reefs and if you like fish youl want it. Then she starts reading and walking around and then somthing magical hapends. When she kept reading then she went inside the book. When she was don she went back to the library and gave the book to her freinds and they read it. 

Review by: Jailin

Witches and Worlocks by Anita Ganeri













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The book Witches and Warlock's is a good book if you like mystical creatures and cool storie's about witches. This book tell's you about the history of witche's and warlock's this book tells you about the power. The book are not only about witches and warlocks but about the spell's and power they have and where they live.

Review by: Heaven

Matilda by Ronald Dahl













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Matilda is a girl who has parents that don't really listen to her. I really love this book.

Review by: Saige