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“So please, oh PLEASE, we beg, we pray, Go throw your TV set away, And in its place you can install, A lovely bookshelf on the wall.” — Roald Dahl, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Genre of the Month 


September: Humor

      Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life  (series) by James Patterson

      I Funny (series) by James Patterson

      The Loser List (series) by H. N. Kowitt

      Ramona Quimby, Age 8 (series) by Beverly Cleary 

      Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing (series) by Judy Blume

      The  Twits by Roald Dahl 

      Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl

      The Hoboken Chicken Emergency by Daniel Pinkwater

      The Brilliant World of Tom Gates (series) by L. Pichon

      Flora and Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo

      Diary of a Wimpy Kid (series) by Jeff Kinney

      Dork Diaries (series) by Rachel Renee Russell

      The Terrible Two (series) by Mac Barnett and Jory John

      Welcome to Wonderland (series) by Chris Grabenstein

      Captain Underpants (series) by Dav Pilkey

      Mrs. Piggle Wiggle (series) by Betty MacDonald

      Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater

      Frindle by Andrew Clements

Author of the Month



 Mo Wilems (picture books)

      Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus  (Pigeon series)

      Knuffle Bunny (Knuffle Bunny Series)

     There Is a Bird on My Head (Elephant and Piggie series)

     Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs

     Leonard the Terrible Monster

     Edwina the  Dinosaur Who Didn't Know She Was Extinct 

     Nanette's Baguette 

     Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed     


 Roald Dahl (Chapter books) 

     The Twits

     Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

     The BFG


     James and the Giant Peach

     The Witches

     Danny Champion of the World 

     The Enormous Crocodile

     Fantastic Mr. Fox

     George's Marvelous Medicine

     The Magic Finger

     The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me