Fun Books to Read

Books I Have Enjoyed This Summer…

Maybe You Will, Too….

(All of these books are available at the Mid-Columbia Library)

Guyku: A Year of Haiku for Boys by Bob Raczka

          Haiku poems describing the cool things that boys like to do.

A Good Night for Ghosts by Mary Pope Osborne

          Part of the Magic Tree House Series.  Jack and Annie meet up with Louis Armstrong, the King of Jazz, in New Orleans.

Flat Stanley: The Amazing Mexican Secret by Josh Greenhut.

          Part of the Flat Stanley series.  Travel to Mexico with Stanley in search of a secret family recipe, and watch Flat Stanley in the bullring.  !Ole!

Chalk by Bill Thomson

          This is a wordless picture book.  I loved the story that the pictures tell!  The artwork is amazing!

Spinster Goose: Twisted Rhymes for Naughty Children by Lisa Wheeler

          Read this funny book to find out what happens to naughty children in Spinster Goose’s school.

Doggy Slippers by Jorge Lujan

          Poems about pets written by children in Mexico and Argentina.  Translated into English.