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Alrightie BB'ers, I need your help. I am looking for some good chapter book reading with quirky main characters so I am all ears.  :thankyou
#1 - January 09, 2017, 05:35 AM
Vehicle Dreams Series-RPKids '16 -'18
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Rainy Day Picnic-Read Your Story '18
The Sparrow and The Trees- Arbordale '15

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Mercy Pig by Kate di Camillo
Olivia and Amanda pigs by Jean van Leeuven (sp?) I must have a thing for :pig
Henry and Mudge by Cynthia Rylant
Wayside School Stories by Louis Sachar
Junie B Jones books by Barbara Park
Clementine books by Sara Pennypacker
Robert stories by Barbara Seuling -- this is more MG than CB but could be used either way.
I'll stop now. Happy reading!
#2 - January 09, 2017, 07:28 AM
BOUND (Bodach Books, 2018)
TEN EASTER EGGS (Scholastic, 2015)
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How quirky do you mean? Like Amelia Bedelia? Or do the kind of sweet bumblings of Mr. Putter and Tabby count?
#3 - January 09, 2017, 09:06 AM

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Awesome titles V! Thanks!

Holly, Amelia Bedia quirky. Thanks!
#4 - January 09, 2017, 09:28 AM
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Gooney Bird Greene series by Lois Lowry
Maybelle series by Katie Speck (Maybelle is a cockroach!)
#5 - January 09, 2017, 09:31 AM
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THE BOOK DRAGON, Sterling, October 2, 2018
MIRA FORECASTS THE FUTURE, Sterling, 2016

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Kell, Maybelle is the only roach I love!

I forgot about the quirky part Sharon. I'd skip Henry and Robert.
#6 - January 09, 2017, 11:33 AM
BOUND (Bodach Books, 2018)
TEN EASTER EGGS (Scholastic, 2015)
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Thanks Kell! A cockroach? Now that's a new take on a MC for sure. I'll have to check that one out!

Thanks V. Just marked them off my list.

These are awesome! Thank you guys so much! My agent says I need to make my CB character more quirky so a little brush up on quirky characters will help a TON!  :love5
#7 - January 09, 2017, 07:25 PM
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The Twits by Dahl.
#8 - January 10, 2017, 05:32 AM
Laura Boldin-Fournier
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Thanks Laura! I'll check it out.

Ha! I like it already just by the title. ;)
#9 - January 12, 2017, 11:10 AM
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Hey Kell, I took a look at Gooney Bird Greene and she is EXACTLY what I am looking for! That fun, quirky yet lovable character. I've ordered several in the series. Thanks so much!!
#10 - January 12, 2017, 11:16 AM
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Horrible Harry.
#11 - January 16, 2017, 07:04 AM
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