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FIZZ! BOOM! READ! is our Summer Reading Program for readers in grades K-6. Please register to keep an online log of your books. The goal is 25 books for the summer and prizes are awarded for every 5 books read!
FIZZ! BOOM! READ! runs from June 18- August 8 @ 5 PM.
We look forward to seeing you this summer & Happy Reading!
Reviews
Title
Mr. Brown can moo
Author
Dr. Seuss
ISBN
0-394-90622-5
Review
things that Mr. Brown can do are really easy to do!
Rating
Title
There is a carrot in my ear
Author
Alvin Schwartz
ISBN
0-061025234-0
Review
Long. Really funny story about a family of goofballs. Mrs and Mr brown kids and grandpa go to the pool, camping, Mr. Brown loses his underwear, and other adventures.
Rating
Title
Heidi Heckelbeck Casts a Spell
Author
Wanda Coven
ISBN
978-1-44243567-4
Review
This was such a great book. Very interesting and I would consider it a "page turner"-you couldn't wait to read what would happen next!
Rating
Title
Big Sister, Little Sister
Author
Leuyen Pham
ISBN
9780786851829
Review
I love reading this book (my sisters and I have read it SO MANY TIMES!) It is a sweet book that everyone who is a sister will love!
Rating
Title
Cam Jansen and the Spaghetti Max Mystery
Author
David Adler
ISBN
978-0-670-01260-2
Review
David Adler came and did a book signing at my school. He is a great story teller and he is a great writer! I love reading his books because I love mysteries!!
Rating
Title
Fancy Nancy Day in Room 1-A
Author
Jane O'Connor
ISBN
978-0-06-208304-3
Review
Fancy Nancy is such a funny character! I love reading books about her because she makes me laugh!
Rating
Title
Doug-Dennis and the Flyaway Fib
Author
Darren Farrell
ISBN
978-0-8037-3437-1
Review
Such a funny book! I met this author at West School. He did a book signing and read parts of his book. He was a great story teller both in persona and in writing!
Rating
Title
Stand Straight, Ella Kate
Author
Kate Klise & M. Sarah Klise
ISBN
978-0-8037-3404-3
Review
I met this author in 2010! What a great story teller (both in person and in writing!).
Rating
Title
The Giver
Author
Lois Lowry
Review
I liked it but didn't like the end where the book ends in the middle of a new adventure.
Rating
Title
The False Prince
Author
Jennifer A. Nielsen
Review
LOVED IT SO MUCH CAN'T WAIT FOR SEQUEL!!!!
Rating
Title
The Expeditioners
Author
S.S. Talor.
ISBN
978-1-938073-71-7
Review
When three of a famous Expiditioner's children find a secret map that leads them to a hidden city they must now protect it.
Rating
Title
The Million Dollar Shot
Author
Dan Gutman
ISBN
0-7868-1220-6
Review
Best book ever :)
Rating
Title
Roscoe Riley Rules #4 Never Swim in Applesauce
Author
Katherine Applegate
ISBN
978-0-06-114887-3
Review
Roscoe Riley goes on a class trip to the apple orchard. He finds a big apple that he tries to get with a net and basket. Wyatt and Roscoe find the biggest apple ever. After it is washed Wyatt tricks Coco into eating a wormy apple. Roscoe ends up being chased by Wyatt and Hazel's 8 ball falls into the applesauce and Roscoe goes after it. This book was very funny. Roscoe is always getting into trouble.
Rating
Title
My I sound box
Author
Jane Belk Moncure
ISBN
9781602531499
Review
It was boring, but I like inchworms.
Rating
Title
The Tale Of Emily Windsnap
Author
Liz Kessler
Review
it was a really good book it is about a girl who discovers that she is a mermaid
Rating