Laugh It Up: Beginning Readers and Early Chapter Books

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Amelia Bedelia
Artist/Author/Cast:
Parish, Peggy; Siebel, Fritz (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JER Parish
Description:

A literal-minded housekeeper causes chaos in the Rogers household when she attempts to make sense of some instructions.

Flap Your Wings
Artist/Author/Cast:
Eastman, P. D. (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JER Eastman
Description:

When Mr. and Mrs. Bird discover a strange egg in their nest, they try to hatch it. 

Horrible Harry in Room 2B
Artist/Author/Cast:
Kline, Suzy; Remkiewicz, Frank (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Kline
Description:

Horrible Harry has horrible ideas that make life in Room 2B anything but boring.

Ivy + Bean
Artist/Author/Cast:
Barrows, Annie; Blackall, Sophie (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Barrows
Description:

When seven-year-old Bean plays a mean trick on her sister, she finds unexpected support for her antics from Ivy, the new neighbor, who is less boring than Bean first suspected.

Junie B. Jones and the Stupid Smelly Bus
Artist/Author/Cast:
Park, Barbara; Brunkus, Denise (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Park
Description:

In her own words, a five-year-old girl describes her feelings about starting kindergarten and what she does when she decides not to ride the bus home.

Marvin Redpost: Kidnapped at Birth?
Artist/Author/Cast:
Sachar, Louis; Hughes, Neal (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Sachar
Description:

Red-haired Marvin is convinced that the reason he looks different from the rest of his family is that he is really the lost prince of Shampoon.

Mercy Watson to the Rescue
Artist/Author/Cast:
DiCamillo, Kate; Van Dusen, Chris (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF DiCamillo
Description:

After Mercy the pig snuggles to sleep with the Watsons, all three awaken with the bed teetering on the edge of a big hole in the floor.

Minnie and Moo and the Haunted Sweater
Artist/Author/Cast:
Cazet, Denys (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JER Cazet
Description:

Minnie and Moo want to give special presents to the Farmer for his birthday, but something goes awry when Moo knits him a sweater.

Morris the Moose
Artist/Author/Cast:
Wiseman, Bernard
Call Number:
JER Wiseman
Description:

Determined to prove that the cow he meets is really a moose, Morris the moose enlists the help of a rather confused deer and horse.

The Bears' Picnic
Artist/Author/Cast:
Berenstain, Stan; Berenstain, Jan
Call Number:
JER Berenstain
Description:

In searching for a nice spot to have a picnic, Papa Bear leads his family from one disaster to another.

The Big Honey Hunt
Artist/Author/Cast:
Berenstain, Stan; Berenstain, Jan
Call Number:
JER Berenstain
Description:

Papa Bear tries to teach Small Bear how to find honey in a honey tree.

There Is a Carrot In My Ear
Artist/Author/Cast:
Schwartz, Alvin; Weinhaus, Karen Ann (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JER Schwartz
Description:

A collection of six stories about a family of silly people, based on noodle folklore from America, Europe, and Asia Minor.

There's a Wocket in My Pocket
Artist/Author/Cast:
Seuss, Dr.
Call Number:
JER Seuss
Description:

This boy has some crazy creatures living in his house!

We Are In a Book!
Artist/Author/Cast:
Willems, Mo (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JER Willems
Description:

Gerald and Piggie discover the joy of being read. But what will happen when the book ends?