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1st and 2nd Grade
3rd and 4th Grade
5th and 6th Grade
Books for Preschoolers & Kindergarteners
Books for Toddlers
Caldecott Award Winners
California Young Reader Medal
Diary of a Wimpy Kid - Read-Alikes
Juvenile Graphic Novels
Multicultural Books for Children
Newbery Award Winners
Thrills & Chills
Time For School
Worlds of Magic
Once Upon A Time - Princess Stories for Girls
3rd & 4th Grade (JX)
Snarf Attack, Underfoodle, and the Secret of Life
The Riot Brothers capture a crook and find treasure.
Series: Riot Brothers
Alex designs his own spaceship in an attempt to escape his little brother.
Series: Journal of a Cardboard Genius
Lunch Walks Among Us
Mad Scientist Franny has trouble making friends at her new school.
Series: Franny K. Stein
Bad Kitty Gets a Bath
Compares how cats bathe compared to humans.
Series: Bad Kitty
Utterly Me, Clarice Bean
Clarice tries to solve the mystery of who stole the school’s trophy.
Series: Clarice Bean
How to Train Your Dragon
Hiccup tries to pass his initiation test by catching and training a dragon.
Series: Heroic Misadventures of Hiccup the Viking
Phineas L. MacGuire...Erupts!
Science whiz Phineas is forced to team up with a quirky new boy on a science fair project.
Series: Phineas L. MacGuire
Moxy Maxwell Does Not Love Stuart Little
Moxy does everything to avoid reading a book.
Series: Moxy Maxwell
Miss Daisy is Crazy!
Miss Daisy’s unusual teaching methods surprise her students.
Series: My Weird School
Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things
Alvin wants to make friends, but first he must overcome his fear of everything.
Series: Alvin Ho
Adventures of Captain Underpants
George and Harold hypnotize their principal into thinking he’s a superhero.
Series: Captain Underpants
Big Blueberry Barf-off!
Bernie tries to outsmart his rival in a pie-eating contest.
Series: Rotten School
Curse of the Bologna Sandwich
Melvin graduates from the superhero academy.
Series: Melvin Beederman, Superhero
Niagara Falls, or Does It?
Hank is grounded during the week of the magic show.
Series: Hank Zipzer
5th & 6th Grade (J)
Whales on Stilts
Lily and her friends must stop a man from conquering the world using an army of whales.
Series: Pals in Peril
Case of the Case of Mistaken Identity
Twelve year old Steve is mistaken for a real detective.
Series: Brixton Brothers
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
Peter finds his little brother, Fudge, to be a problem.
Cottrell Boyce, Frank
Dylan considers turning to crime to support his family’s business.
Cottrell Boyce, Frank
Two brothers must spend a huge amount of money quickly before England switches to a new European currency.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Five children who find five golden tickets tour Willy Wonka’s mysterious candy factory.
Sequel: Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator
Matilda tries to rid her school of the evil headmistress, Miss Trunchbull.
The Great Brain schemes to gain prestige and money.
Series: Great Brain
Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key
Joey has a hard time controlling himself when his prescription meds wear off.
Series: Joey Pigza
Hazel tries to convince the city to allow kids to march in the annual parade.
Series: Hazel Green
Emmy and the Incredible Shrinking Rat
Emmy discovers her nanny is changing people into rodents.
Series: Emmy and the Incredible Shrinking Rat
Greg Heffley’s Journal
Greg records his daily attempts to survive middle school.
Series: Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Regarding the Fountain
Chaos ensues when a school orders a new drinking fountain.
Series: Regarding the Fountain
No More Dead Dogs
Football hero Wallace causes chaos when he joins the school play.
With their parents away, the Willoughby children are left in the care of a detestable nanny.
Be a Perfect Person in Just Three Days!
Milo finds a book that promises to make him perfect.
Saffy feels out of place with the rest of her artistic, eccentric family.
Series: Casson Family
Boys Start the War
Brothers declare a practical joke war on the girls that move into the neighborhood.
Series: Boys-Girls Battle Series
Russell’s sister takes over teaching at his schoolhouse after his mean old teacher dies.
The adventures of boys in a small town.
Best Christmas Pageant Ever
A family known to lie and steal gets involved in the community Christmas pageant.
Series: Herdman Kids
How to Eat Fried Worms
Two boys set out to prove that worms make a delicious meal.
Unlucky Stanley Yelnats is sent to a correctional camp in the Texas desert.
Sideways Stories From Wayside School
Stories about a school that was built sideways, with one classroom on each story.
Series: Wayside School
Three orphaned children must outwit a distant relative who is after their fortune.
Series: Series of Unfortunate Events
Twin brothers stow away on their father’s cruise ship.
Silver Spoon of Solomon Snow
Solomon, who was discovered with a silver spoon in his mouth, sets out to find his parents.
Series: Solomon Snow
Van Draanen, Wendelin
Nolan has a secret identity - Shredderman!
Van Draanen, Wendelin
Dave and his talking gecko try to retrieve an Aztec artifact from a villain.
Series: Gecko & Sticky
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