I Talk Slower Than I Think: An Antidote to Helicopter Parenting By C. Bonner 52 Creative Nonfiction stories chronicling the misadventures of a family growing up in the Sixties and Seventies in Georgia, USA.
The Secret Dairy of Adrian Mole Aged 13 By Sue Townsend. Teen angst has never been such serious business–or this much fun! In his secret diary, British teen Adrian Mole excruciatingly details every morsel of his turbulent adolescence.
The Groovy Greeks And The Rotten Romans By Terry Deary. Illustrated by Martin Brown History with twice the nasty bits. Want to know why dedicated Greek doctors tasted their patients’ ear wax? What Roman soldiers wore under their kilts?
Matilda is a sweet, exceptional young girl, but her parents think she's just a nuisance. She expects school to be different but there she has to face Miss Trunchbull, a kid-hating terror of a headmistress. When Matilda is attacked by the Trunchbull she
Diary of a Wimpy Kid By Jeff Kinney It’s a new school year, and Greg Heffley finds himself thrust into middle school, where undersized weaklings share the hallways with kids who are taller, meaner, and already shaving.
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams. Arthur Dent and his friend Ford Prefect begin a journey through space, aided by Ford Prefect's Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy and a host of fellow inter-galactic travelers.