If you love to laugh, check out these newly published funny chapter books that all, incidentally, happen to be written in comic form.
Tickle Your Funny Bone! New Chapter Books
Razzle Dazzle Unicorn: Another Phoebe and Her Unicorn Adventure by Dana Simpson (ages 8 – 12)
She’s back– our spunky Phoebe and her vain unicorn best friend in another slice-of-life serial. From Christmas time to returning to Summer Camp, this is another laugh-out-loud adventure in one of our favorite book series.
Dog Man by Dav Pinkey (ages 7 – 10)
Weird. Quirky. Funny. I think all three describe this new graphic novel from the creator of Captain Underpants. In this story, a police officer and a dog are joined together — the top from the dog, the bottom from the officer to make: Dog Man. Dog Man solves crimes and has adventures, the likes of which will entertain you (most of you) for hours.
Stick Cat: A Tail of Two Kitties by Tom Watson (ages 7 – 10)
Stick Cat and his neighbor kitty, Edith, want to save their neighboring piano man whose arms are stuck inside the piano. but HOW? Well, their rescue involves a laundry line 23 floors above the ground and the pockets of an apron. Even though the neighbor cat, Edith, isn’t the smartest, she helps Stick Cat and unknowingly ends up saving the day.
Lucy & Andy Neanderthal by Jeffrey Brown (ages 8 – 12)
Little funny stories about the life of a neanderthal family are intermixed with factual information about the actual history — hunting practices, size of large cats, that sort of thing — in this graphic novel from the author of the Jedi Academy series.