Book List in Order: 36 titles


  • The extraordinary -- and extraordinarily powerful -- follow-up to Hey, Kiddo.When Jarrett J. Krosoczka was in high school, he was part of a program that sent students to be counselors at a camp for seriously ill kids and their families. Going into it...



  • Christina Starspeeder graduates in this 9th volume in the New York Times bestselling series Star Wars: Jedi Academy!The epic conclusion to the Starspeeder saga in this 9th volume of Jedi Academy by Jarrett Krosoczka and Amy Ignatow!As told through a ...



  • The Christina Starspeeder saga continues in this laugh-out-loud epic froom author Amy Ignatow and illustrator Jarrett Krosoczka in the New York Times bestselling series, Star Wars: Jedi Academy!As told through a mix of comics, doodles, and journal en...



  • As told through a mix of comics, doodles, and journal entries, Christina Starspeeder takes us on a new adventure at an all-new Jedi Academy campus! There are unfamiliar faces and old ones too, but one thing remains the same: Jedi Academy is full of l...



  • As told through a mix of comics, doodles, and journal entries, it's Victor Starspeeder's third year at Jedi Academy! It's also his first year EVER without his sister, Christina. Plus, things at Jedi Academy are... weird. After last year's security br...



  • Victor is back at Jedi Academy and he truly defines the definition of sophomore, specifically a sophomore in a slump. He was excited about Drama Club and hoped to get the lead in this year's musical... But his best friend, Artemis, got the role. On t...



  • From the creator of Punk Farm and the acclaimed Lunch Lady graphic novel series comes a hilarious romp about one little girl's insistence that she does NOT need a nap. It's a tale as old as time -- naptime, that is. Lucy is not tired, not tire...



  • Victor Starspeeder is psyched to be starting school at the Jedi Academy. His sister, Christina, does not share an enthusiasm for Victor's newfound educational path. She's horrified that her annoying baby brother will be there to cramp her style. W...



  • Frank Pandini Jr. is the mayor of Kalamazoo City, and everyone is celebrating -- everyone except for Zengo, O’Malley, and Cooper, who can’t seem to close a single case. To make matters worse, a mysterious hulking shadow has appeared in waters aro...







  • Lost balloons. Melted ice cream. Babysitters. Life as a kid can be pretty daunting. But don’t let these troubles get you down. With the right attitude, a hurdle can become a hammock and an obstacle can become an opportunity!   Veteran pictur...



  • The Kalamazoo City mayoral race is heating up, and Frank Pandini Jr. has been threatened by a mysterious assailant. He requests a special Platypus Police Squad protection detail: Detective Rick Zengo. This leaves O'Malley to be partnered up with Jo C...



  • Jarrett J. Krosoczka is back with The Ostrich Conspiracy, the second installment in a fast-paced, action-packed, and hilarious middle-grade series featuring two platypus detectives, perfect for fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Big Nate, and Lunch Lady. ...



  • Peanut Butter and Jellyfish are best of friends and swim up, down, around, and through their ocean home. Crabby is their neighbor. He is not their best friend. But when Crabby gets in trouble, will Peanut Butter and Jellyfish come to the rescue...



  • Lunch Lady and Betty have been unceremoniously cut from the school budget, and the timing couldn't be worse -- the villains from all nine of her previous adventures are worming their way back into Thompson Brook with a masterfully devious plan. Will ...



  • Platypus Police Squad: The Frog Who Croaked is the first in a series of zany, action-packed middle-grade mysteries featuring platypus police detectives Rick Zengo and Corey O’Malley. When a call comes in about a crime down at the docks involvin...



  • The race is on for a new student council president, and the Breakfast Bunch is rallying for Hector! The competition is already heavy, but the race heats up when school security is at stake: student and staff high-tech gadgets are disappearing left an...



  • It's picture day at Thompson Brook, but the students are plagued by a freak acne epidemic. While the Breakfast Bunch scrambles to put their best faces forward, their hifalutin photographer raises Lunch Lady's eyebrows. She suspects the photographer m...



  • The Breakfast Bunch have joined the mathletes team, and are all set to win the championship trophy for Thompson Brook Elementary School -- they only need to beat the defending champs from Willowby Academy. But Lunch Lady notices something strange ab...



  • Ollie is a purple elephant who is lost and has no place to call home. Until Shelby and Peter find him in the park -- and invite him to live with them. Soon Ollie is a regular part of the family. He doesn't have a room to call his own, but he doesn...







  • His friends warned him not to try the fried pudding at the carnival, but Dan didn't listen. A short story in comics from Guys Read: Thriller, edited by Jon Scieszka. ...



  • Lunch Lady and the Breakfast Bunch are on a school field trip to a famous art museum. But while Lunch Lady is busy taking in all the culture, the kids have caught onto something strange -- some of the artwork looks suspiciously fake! Now Dee, Hector,...



  • The Breakfast Bunch is excited for the upcoming bake sale--and the best part is that it's raising money for an awesome field trip. But when all the snacks go missing, it's no laughing matter. Someone is sabotaging the bake sale. But why? Lunch Lad...



  • Lunch Lady and the Breakfast Bunch kids are looking forward to a relaxing summer vacation with no funny business. What evils could befall them at summer camp? Of course, there is the legendary swamp monster. Stories say he haunts the camp at night...



  • From the author of National Book Award finalist Hey, Kiddo.Dee, Terrence, and Hector are very excited about Author Visit Day. Lewis Scribson is the author of the famous Flippy Bunny books, and Hector is a huge fan! And it gets Dee and Terrence out o...



  • From the author of National Book Award finalist Hey, Kiddo.Serving justice . . . and lunch! Lunch Lady can sniff out something rotten like no one else—and there’s definitely something rotten going on in the library. The usually friendly libraria...



  • SERVING JUSTICE! AND SERVING LUNCH! Hector, Terrence, and Dee have always wondered about their school lunch lady. What does she do when she isn't dishing out the daily special? Where does she live? Does she have a lot of cats at home? Little do th...



  • Max thinks that he would like to be class president.So does Kelly.But there can only be one president! Who will the class elect?Full of laughs and suspense, Max for President is a lively story of good sportsmanship—and a great way for kids to learn...



  • FARMER JOE IS heading off to a Tractor Society Conference in Reno. But meanwhile, back at the farm . . .. . . Cow, Sheep, Pig, Goat, and Chicken are getting ready to rock across the U.S.A. as they set out on a Punk Farm tour! Only, their beat-up old ...



  • Alex and Slug are best friends. They do everything together--morning, noon, and night.But does being best friends mean you have to be together every second?Slug seems to think so! Alex tries to get some alone time--at the dentist, at the library, eve...







  • Filled with great enthusiasm, young Cowgirl is excited about helping her mother with all her chores throughout the day, but when good intentions turn into unexpected mishaps, Cowgirl's mother must remind her thoughtful daughter that making the attemp...



  • After a long day of work, Farmer Joe goes home to bed. But meanwhile, back at the barn . . .Cow sets up her drums.Pig plugs in his amp.Goat tunes his bass.Chicken sets up her keyboards.And Sheep checks the microphone.They are Punk Farm and tonight th...



  • From the author of National Book Award finalist Hey, Kiddo.From the author of Good Night, Monkey Boy, the hilarious tale of a haircut gone awry! One day Josh had a big, brown bag idea: to wear a paper bag over his head. He thought it was a good idea...



  • Annie was warned not to go to the creepy Montgomery mansion . . . and maybe she wouldn’t have if her best friend hadn’t dared her. But Annie isn’t afraid of anything. Not bats, not spiders, and certainly not some haunted house. Or is she?...



  • Who’s that eating a banana? Swinging from the shower curtain? Making faces in the mirror? Why, it looks like a monkey!But not to Mommy. Mommy knows it’s her own monkey boy, and even monkey boys need their sleep. But first, they need to clean up t...



  • "BATH TIME " calls out the pirate mommy. "ARGHHH " answer her little pirates. It's time to walk the plank for these two pirate pretenders. To the refrain of "Yo ho, yo ho, it's off to the bath we go " the pirates and their mommy make their way to a b...



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    The powerful, unforgettable graphic memoir from Jarrett Krosoczka, about growing up with a drug-addicted mother, a missing father, and two unforgettably opinionated grandparents.In kindergarten, Jarrett Krosoczka''s teacher asks him to draw his famil...


Complete Series List in Order

Lunch Lady and Breakfast Bunch Kids

1) Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute (Jun-2009)
2) Lunch Lady and the League of Librarians (Aug-2009)
3) Lunch Lady and the Author Visit Vendetta (Dec-2009)
4) Lunch Lady and the Summer Camp Shakedown (May-2010)
5) Lunch Lady and the Bake Sale Bandit (Jan-2011)
6) Lunch Lady and the Field Trip Fiasco (Sep-2011)
7) Lunch Lady and the Mutant Mathletes (Apr-2012)
8) Lunch Lady and the Picture Day Peril (Sep-2012)
9) Lunch Lady and the Video Game Villain (Apr-2013)
10) Lunch Lady and the Schoolwide Scuffle (Feb-2014)

Platypus Police Squad

1) The Frog Who Croaked (May-2013)
2) The Ostrich Conspiracy (May-2014)
3) Last Panda Standing (May-2015)
4) Never Say Narwhal (May-2016)

Multi-Author Series List

Star Wars

A New Class (Aug-2016)
The Force Oversleeps (Jul-2017)
The Principal Strikes Back (Aug-2018)
Revenge of the Sis (Mar-2019)
Attack of the Furball (Sep-2019)
At Last, Jedi (Apr-2020)

Star Wars: Jedi Academy

4) A New Class (Aug-2016)
5) The Force Oversleeps (Jul-2017)
6) The Principal Strikes Back (Aug-2018)
7) Revenge of the Sis (Mar-2019)
8) Attack of the Furball (Sep-2019)
9) At Last, Jedi (Apr-2020)

Award-Winning Books by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Punk Farm
2007 Golden Archer Award -- Primary