Chehalis Timberland Library
Summer 2015

Books that Chad talked about included...

Unbored : the essential field guide to serious fun
Unbored is the most original, entertaining, and instructive all-in-one book for kids ever published--jam-packed with information, ideas, and activities for children and their parents to share together. Vibrantly designed and illustrated, it's crammed with activities that are not only fun and doable, but get kids engaged in the wider world--and provides information to expand their worldviews, too, inspiring them to learn more. Right at the age where kids start to disappear into various screens, U

Collins, Suzanne     
Gregor the Overlander
When eleven-year-old Gregor and his two-year-old sister are pulled into a strange underground world, they trigger an epic battle involving men, bats, rats, cockroaches, and spiders while on a quest foretold by ancient prophecy.

King, Bart     
The big book of superheroes
As a child, Bart King discovered he could punch people into outer space. Sadly, he lost a lot of friends that way. Today, Bart is one of the world's most in-demand superhero experts. So if you're wondering if you have what it takes to be a superhero--of course you do! All you need is a burning desire to fight evildoers.

Pak, Greg     
Make comics like the pros : the inside scoop on how to write, draw, and sell your comic books and graphic novels

Paulsen, Gary     
Masters of disaster
Twelve-year-old Henry's grand adventures spell disaster for best chums Riley and Reed, who always seems to land in a pile of "smelly goo."

Watson, Jude     
Loot : how to steal a fortune
When Alfie McQuinn, the notorious jewel thief, is killed on a job, his last words to his son, March, are to "find jewels" and this instruction leads the boy to Jules, the twin sister he never knew he had--and the perfect partner to carry on the family business.

Woodward, John     
How to be a genius
Describes how the brain works and its effect on an individual's personality, discussing the different functions, areas, and states of the brain and offering games, quizzes, puzzles, and brain teasers related to the brain.

  June 2015