Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Greg Heffley’s Journal Diary of a Wimpy Kid #1 by Jeff Kinney Humorous Realistic Fiction * * * Stars (Pretty good) The author did a pretty good job describing the plot by describing the mood and scenery. I like how the author gave every character their own attitude and way of acting. The author’s art work helped me to visualize what happened in the story. I liked this book because … Read more
Bart Simpson: Out to Lunch by Matt Groening Comics Humor * * * * Stars (Great!) I like this book very much because it is very funny and has many plots that I enjoy. I like when Milhouse and Bart had a competition for being the best class clown in school that goes way too far. I also enjoy the plot when Lisa was asked to go to the dance with a handsome boy, but … Read more
No More Dead Dogs by Jerry Spinelli Humor Realistic Fiction * * Stars (Just ok) I didn’t like it. It was about this boy (14-15 years) who couldn’t tell a lie. His whole life he tells the truth and ends up insulting people. Then he writes a bad review for his teacher’s favorite book… He has to stay after school at play rehearsal. Then he gets really into the play and ends up in it. … Read more
Swear to Howdy by Wendelin Van Draanen Adventure Humor Realistic Fiction * * * * Stars (Great!) This book is funny and is abou true friendship. I think younger readers would enjoy reading this – it’s not difficult at all. Find this book/Place a hold!
Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen Humor Realistic Fiction Romance Review # 1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) I really liked this book because it was amusing to see the same things happen, but from a guy’s point of view and then a girl’s perspective, and how different we think. It’s a cute story that I enjoyed reading, and was a real quick read. Review # 2 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) … Read more
Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie by David Lubar Humorous Realistic Fiction * * * * Stars (Great!) I think this is a good book for anyone that hasn’t been in high school, because the main character, Scott, outlines the experience. He learns how to deal with participating in many school activities and losing his friends from middle school, and a major new addition to his life – his mom is pregnant again. Along the way he … Read more
Shopaholic & Sister Shopaholic series #4 by Sophie Kinsella Humor Realistic Fiction * * * Stars (Pretty good) A girl just came back from her 10 month honeymoon from all over the world. One problem – she loves shopping! Her flat was completely filled with things she totally didn’t need. Her husband and family started to get a little mad. That’s when she found out she had a half-sister, only this girl was the complete … Read more
The Book of Bunny Suicides by Andy Riley Comics Graphic Novel Humor Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) OMG! This is probably the funniest book I’ve ever read! It’s a comic strip book and is short, but is worth reading. It’s about different bunny suicide attempts. And these bunnies get creative. From crawling under a space shuttle about to lift off to messing with aliens, this is a hilarious book. *And there’s … Read more
Rodrick Rules Diary of a Wimpy Kid #2 by Jeff Kinney Funny Realistic Fiction Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) As Greg enters the new school year, he is eager to put the past 3 months behind him…And one event in particular. Review #2 * * * Stars (Pretty good) This book is about a kid that has an older brother and is really mean, also I really liked the book because … Read more
The Last Straw Diary of a Wimpy Kid series #3 by Jeff Kinney Adventure Humor Review # 1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) Greg’s dad wants his sons to toughen up. But they don’t of course. He wants them to “man up.” He does everything, but nothing happens. Find this book/Place a hold!