Books by Jon Berkeley

BELL HOOT FABLES by Jon Berkeley
ADVENTURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2010

"Good fantastical fare. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
In this inaugural adventure in the Bell Hoot Fables series, Bea Flint and her family win a "Blue Moon Once-in-a-Lifetime Adventure Holiday" with no return trip. Read full book review >
I BARFED ON MRS. KENLY by Jessica Harper
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Jan. 1, 2010

"New readers and fans of Judy Moody and Ramona Quimby will find a new heroine to appreciate in the irrepressible Cleo. (Fiction. 6-9)"
Likable Cleo has gotten herself into another fix, and this time she's the victim of her own unpredictable stomach. Read full book review >
UH-OH, CLEO by Jessica Harper
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Jan. 1, 2009

"At the end, Cleo decides to turn this episode into fodder for in-class writing, and young writers will want to mine their family memories for stories of their own. (Fiction. 6-8)"
Cleo Small tells the hilarious story (based on the author's real life) of her five siblings, two parents and a mountain hike on Mount Baldy. Read full book review >
UH-OH, CLEO by Jessica Harper
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: April 1, 2008

"A sure hit. (Fiction. 5-8)"
If you want to get an eight-year-old to tell a story, ask him if he has ever been to the emergency room or had an accident. Read full book review >
CHOPSTICKS by Jon Berkeley
ADVENTURE
Released: Dec. 27, 2005

"Still, a dragon's a dragon, and wee dragon aficionados probably can't get enough. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Berkeley offers a mildly entertaining story of the friendship between a mouse and his dragon. Read full book review >
TOOTH FAIRY’S FIRST NIGHT by Anne Bowen
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: March 1, 2005

"Tooth Fairy (2000). (Picture book. 6-8)"
A resourceful young tooth fairy on her first mission encounters unexpected difficulties in this charmer. Read full book review >