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Guys Read, Jr
Books for 2nd and 3rd grade guys. Many are part of a series. See also Guys Read for older guys.
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  Cover Art: The Battle Begins Abbott, Tony
The Battle Begins
Owen Brown is your average fourth grader. Or he was, until his best friend, Dana, disappeared right in front of his face, through the floor of the school. Owen's average life has turned upside down. He's determined to find Dana -- before anyone realizes she's missing.
101 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Mr. Popper's Penguins Atwater, Richard
Mr. Popper's Penguins
The unexpected delivery of a large crate containing an Antarctic penguin changes the life and fortunes of Mr. Popper, a house painter obsessed by dreams of the Polar regions.
138 p. 1938
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: A Dog On his Own Auch, Mary Jane
A Dog On his Own
After a daring escape from the animal shelter, Pearl, Peppy, and K-10, so named because he is one step above all the other canines, explore the outside world while moving from one adventure to another.
153 p. 2008
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: 101 Animal Records Berger, Melvin
101 Animal Records
The animal kingdom's fascinating facts as well as many photographs.
112 p. 2013
Children's Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Summer According to Humphrey Birney, Betty
Summer According to Humphrey
When summer arrives, Humphrey, the pet hamster of Longfellow School's Room 26, is surprised and pleased to learn that he will be going to Camp Happy Hollow.
167 p. 2010
Children's Fiction Book BIRNEY
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  Cover Art: Ferno the Fire Dragon Blade, Adam
Ferno the Fire Dragon
One boy's journey to help his village becomes a quest to save the kingdom.
78 p. 2007
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Your Backyard is Wild Corwin, Jeff
Your Backyard is Wild
As the son of a biologist and an ecologist, nine-year-old Benjamin looks forward to seeing man-made wonders while visiting his cousin in New York City, but also hopes to observe and record some of the wildlife there.
96 p. 2009
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: The Trouble with Chickens : a J.J. Tully Mystery Cronin, Doreen
The Trouble with Chickens : a J.J. Tully Mystery
A hard-bitten former search-and-rescue dog helps solve a complicated missing chicken case.
119 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: James and the Giant Peach Dahl, Roald
James and the Giant Peach
A young boy escapes from two wicked aunts and embarks on a series of adventures with six giant insects he meets inside a giant peach.
146 p. 2002
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: The Original Adventures of Hank the Cowdog Erickson, John
The Original Adventures of Hank the Cowdog
Hank the Cowdog, Head of Ranch Security, is framed for the murder of a chicken and becomes an outlaw with the coyotes.
127 p. 1999
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Moonshot : the Flight of Apollo 11 Floca, Brian
Moonshot : the Flight of Apollo 11
Here is the story of the Apollo 11 mission to the Moon -- a story of leaving and returning during the summer of 1969, and a story of home, seen whole, from far away by steady astronauts in their great machines.
[41] p. 2009
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Fortunately the Milk Gaiman, Neil
Fortunately the Milk
While picking up milk for his children's cereal, a father is abducted by aliens and finds himself on a wild adventure through time and space.
101 pages 2013
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: Mr. Burke is Berserk! Gutman, Dan
Mr. Burke is Berserk!
After budget cuts threaten the art and music programs at Ella Mentry School, as well as some services, groundskeeper Burke finds gold and "gilver" on the playground, causing a modern-day gold rush.
106 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: Captain Awesome Vs. Nacho Cheese Man Kirby, Stan
Captain Awesome Vs. Nacho Cheese Man
When second-grader Eugene's favorite comic book goes missing, he blames his best friend Charlie even though he has no evidence.
109 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Raymond & Graham Cool Campers Knudson, Mike
Raymond & Graham Cool Campers
Best friends Raymond and Graham decide to reinvent themselves when they go to Camp Grizzly over the summer.
156 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: The Dog Rules La Rue, Coco
The Dog Rules
He's an energetic pup who gets into trouble like it's his full-time job. His house has lots of rules and sometimes he has trouble following them.
128 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Basilisk's Lair LaFevers, R. L.
The Basilisk's Lair
The continuing adventures of beastologist-in-training, Nathaniel Fludd, as he accompanies his intrepid Aunt Phil on a dangerous mission across West Africa to find a deadly basilisk that is missing and begins to find clues relating to the mysterious disappearance of his parents.
149 p. 2010
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Poison Island Larry, H. I.
Poison Island
Separated from his parents and older brother, twelve-year-old Zac, a secret agent of the Government Investigation Bureau, must rely on his own skills to obtain the formula for Dr. Drastic's secret Solution X.
91 p. 2008
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Alvin Ho : Allergic to Camping Hiking and other Natural Disasters Look, Lenore
Alvin Ho : Allergic to Camping Hiking and other Natural Disasters
When Alvin's father takes him camping to instill a love of nature, like that of their home-town hero Henry David Thoreau, Alvin makes a new friend and learns that he can be brave despite his fear of everything.
170 p. 2009
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Stink and the World's Worst Super-stinky Sneakers McDonald, Megan
Stink and the World's Worst Super-stinky Sneakers
A class visit to the Gross-Me-Out exhibit at the science museum inspires Judy Moody's younger brother Stink Moody to create a variety of terrible smells to put on the sneakers he plans to enter in the World's Worst Super-Stinky Sneaker contest.
130 p. 2007
Children's Fiction Book
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