Book List in Order:23 titles



  • Vampire's Halloween, a book shaped like (what else?) a vampire, preparations for the vampire's favorite night of the year are in full swing. This could be the start of a boo!-tiful series! Illustrated by John Bianchi...



  • The students at Pokeweed Public School love to read and each year teacher/librarian Ms. Mudwortz devotes a week to exploring how books are written and published. The students all create their own picture books and then celebrate Book Week by inviting...



  • A heavy snowstorm traps the students and staff in the school overnight thanks to the snoozing Principal Slugmeyer who fails to send everyone home early. Trapped without beds, supper or pajamas, the children rely on their beloved Ms. Mudwortz to help ...


  • Reading and writing are important at Pokeweed Public School, so the week the students spend writing their own books climaxes on Young Authors' Day with a visit from their favorite author, adventure-story writer Reginald Thornbottom....


  • Readers are introduced to the weird world of Doctor Eclair, a bumbling scientist who is as devoted to his test animals as he is to his work. Life in the lab takes on a strange new twist when a bolt of lightning strikes Eclair's hilltop tower and mo...







  • The Bungalo Boys first stormed onto the children's book scene in 1986 in their epic cowboy adventure, The Last of the Tree Ranchers. Since their debut as tree-riding ranchers, the Bungalo Boys have appeared in four books that have sold more than 200...


  • When Tony the toad comes for an overnight stay, the Mouse family discovers how different the two kinds of animals are, but also the advantages of having a toad for a friend, especially when they meet a coyote....



  • The animal students at Pokeweed Public School go on their annual Spring Break Camp-Out with their teacher, Ms. Mudwortz, and Principal Slugmeyer, and search for Ogopokeweed, the monster of Lake Weegonnahaha...



  • The Bungalo Boys have been observers of the celestial void for many years. Now it is time to put their knowledge as amateur astronomers to good use. Tomorrow, they will ride one of the Earth's most exciting space vehicles: the Space Quester! ...


  • Mortimer and Melody Mooner wonder how Grandma will perform her grandmotherly duties without her prized voice as they search her favorite haunts--from the opera house to the hockey rink--for clues, finding all sorts of interesting junk instead....


  • By combining a wealth of factual information about snow with the cartoon illustrations of John Bianchi, this book serves up science in a painless way that both kids and adults will love. Bianchi and author Frank B. Edwards examine snow from dozens ...


  • Cornelius and Daphne Penguin suffer the usual last minute doubts just before having their first baby. After all not all babies are easy to take care of--some cry constantly, others are always hungry and most never sleep right through the night. But...


  • John Bianchi's hilarious Bungalo Boys are back--this time to play hockey face to face with a mystery team from the National Hockey League. In their bid to protect the coveted "Bungalo Bird Bath," a championship trophy that has remained in the Bungal...


  • Bianchi's story is an uproarious version of the classic tale of babies who happen to be switched at birth. This accident brings together two families of hogs with very different lifestyles--"Wild Bill" Boar and his wife Flora, a pair of tusked yahoo...


  • In "Bushmen Brouhaha," the Bungalo Boys hit the Serengeti Plain in a silly safari to match their tree farm antics. Working with African "bushmen," they capture a "Tanzanian Elephant Tree" and subdue the unruly blue-nosed baboons. ""Bushmmen Brouhah...