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Thea Stilton and the Dancing Shadows

Thea Stilton Book

I like Thea Stilton books because they are filled with mystery and my five favorite mice, the Thea Sisters!  In this story the sisters help their new friend Carlotta, a fabulous dancer win the competition.  But first they have to find out who is behind all the pranks that are in the way of Carlotta winning.

Book reviewed by a girl entering 1st grade.

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Captain Underpants by Dav Pilkey

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The principal is Captain Underpants and he turns into Captain Underpants when people snap. Also, there is a giant talking toilet and he tried to eat everyone. I liked this book because it is funny. It is a quick read, too. You should read it!

Book review by Kai, entering grade 2

Student Book Review: Molly Moon’s Incredible Book of Hypnotism by Georgia Byng

Student Book Review:  Molly Moon's Incredible Book of Hypnotism by Georgia Byng

When young orphan, Molly Moon comes across a book in the library that is about hypnotism, she learns she can get people to do anything. She hypnotizes her way to Hollywood. But when a stranger finds out her secret, he steals her dog and tells her to rob a bank for him. If she didn’t do it she would never see her dog again. She is in serious trouble…

Reviewed by Kate, entering grade 5

Author Mac Barnett

Inspired Reading

Author Mac Barnett visited Oak Hill Elementary in the Spring of 2012 inspiring many kids to pick up his mystery series about the Brixton Brothers. What will inspire your students this summer to keep reading?