Lists and Suggestions for Kids

List: If You Like Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Angleberger, Tom.

Also available in Overdrive, Hoopla, and RB Digital. Sixth-grader Tommy and his friends describe the...

Griffiths, Andy.

Also available in Overdrive. "Andy and Terry are once again inviting readers to come hang out w...

Barnett, Mac, author.

Also available in Overdrive and Hoopla. When master prankster Miles Murphy moves to sleepy Yawnee Va...

Proimos, James, III.

Apollo and Brownie are unaware that the apocalypse is at hand, but when their owners do not return a...

Carvell, Tim.

Also available in Hoopla. "Twelve-year-old Tad navigates a year filled with girl problems, scho...

Bruel, Nick.

Also available in Overdrive. Takes a humorous look at the normal way cats bathe, why it is inappropr...

Cooper, Rose (Barbara Rose), 1978-

Sixth-grader Sofia Becker writes a blog about everything she overhears in the girls' bathroom, ...

Peirce, Lincoln.

Also available on Overdrive. Supremely confident middle-school student Nate Wright manages to make g...

Kirby, Stan.

When second-grader Eugene and his family move to a new neighborhood and he starts at a new school, h...

Fry, Michael, 1959-

When his school counselor insists that he needs better socialization skills after being stuffed into...

Adler, David A.

Also available in Overdrive and Hoopla. Danny is not sure what to make of Calvin Waffle, a quirky an...

Gephart, Donna.

Also available in Overdrive. When eleven-year-old David Greenberg's best friend makes the start...

Greenwald, Tom.

Also available in Overdrive. Middle schooler Charlie Joe is proud of his success at avoiding reading...

English, Karen.

Also available in Hoopla. Gavin wants to make a good impression at Carver Elementary, where no one k...

Warner, Sally.

Also available in RB Digital. Eight-year-old EllRay's father has promised a family trip to Disn...

Levy, Dana Alison, author.

Also available in Overdrive. Relates the adventures of a family with two fathers, four adopted boys,...

Scieszka, Jon.

Also available in Overdrive and Hoopla. In his Grandpa Al's garage workshop, child genius Frank...

Patterson, James, 1947-

Also available in Overdrive. "Fifth-grader Sammy Hayes-Rodriguez struggles to fit in when his i...

Patterson, James, 1947-

Also available in Overdrive. Resolving to become the world's greatest stand-up comedian despite...

Davies, Katie.

After a long pestering campaign, nine-year-old Anna and her younger brother Tom finally get a pair o...

Patterson, James, 1947-

Also available in Overdrive. When Rafe Kane enters middle school, he teams up with his best friend, ...

Winick, Judd.

Also available on Overdrive. "When a mysterious boy falls from the sky, friends D.J. and Gina m...

Pastis, Stephan.

Also available in Overdrive and RB Digital. Meet Timmy Failure, the founder, president, and CEO of t...

Vail, Rachel.

Also available in Overdrive. "It's the start of the school year, and nothing feels right t...

Pichon, Liz.

Tom Gates is the master of excuses for late homework: dog attacks, spilt water, lightening. Tom'...

Cammuso, Frank.

Arnie opens a mysterious locker at Camelot Middle School and ends up in a dodgeball game with the sc...

Shevah, Emma, author.

Also available in Hoopla and RB Digital. Amber's Japanese father left when she was little, and ...

Zeltser, David.

"Lug is a cave boy who would rather paint than fight. When he is banished from his clan, he and...

Schreiber, Joe, 1969- author.

Also available in Overdrive and Hoopla. "When videogame obsessed Pete Watson discovers his dad ...

O'Hara Mo.

Also available on Hoopla. When Tom's big brother decides to become an Evil Scientist, his first...

Tashjian, Janet.

Dubbed a "reluctant reader" by his teacher, twelve-year-old Derek spends summer vacation l...

Hale, Bruce.

Also available on Hoopla. When Zeke, his twin sister Stephanie, their neighbor Hector, and Hector�...

Green, Jessica.

"This title is set 200-300 years ago in the Golden Age of Sail. The main character, Scratch Kit...

Tatulli, Mark, author, illustrator.

Also available in Hoopla. Aspiring special effects wizard Desmond Pucket carries his pranks too far,...

Watson, Tom, 1962-

Also available in Overdrive and Hoopla. "Stick Dog and his four friends - Stripes, Mutt, Poo-Po...

Davis, Eleanor.

Eleven-year-old Julian Calendar thought changing schools would mean leaving his "nerdy" pe...

Scieszka, Jon.

On his first day at Brooklyn's P.S. 858, fifth-grader Michael K. is teamed with two very strang...

Wertheim, L. Jon.

"When seventh-grader Mitch Sloan moves to Jonasburg, Indiana, he uses his exceptional skills in...

Brown, Jeffrey, 1975- author.

Also available in Overdrive. When Roan's application to pilot school is rejected, he finds he ...

Sherry, Kevin.

Blizz Richards is a great guy, a caring boss, and a loyal friend. Oh, yeah...he's also a yeti! ...