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The Book Bugs is a book group for grades 4 and 5. We meet in order to discuss the book, snack, play book trivia and sometimes we even incorporate a craft related to the theme of the book. It lasts for 45 minutes to an hour and is a lot of fun! Registration is required.
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The Book Bugs is a book group for grades 4 and 5 meeting every few weeks at Northside branch. We meet in order to discuss the book, snack, play book trivia and sometimes we even incorporate a craft related to the theme of the book. It lasts for 45 minutes to an hour and is a lot of fun! Registration is required. Meetings take place on Thursdays at 4:00.
  
 
Book Bugs Books:
 
Book Bugs Books:
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'''The Westing Game'''
 
'''The Westing Game'''
 
The kids loved this book. They were intrigued by the mystery and thought that Turtle was a
 
great main character.
 
 
  
 
''J Dahl''
 
''J Dahl''
  
 
'''Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'''
 
'''Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'''
 
The kids enjoyed this book and they especially enjoyed making candy as the craft.
 
  
 
''J Yee''
 
''J Yee''
  
 
'''Millicent Min, Girl Genius'''
 
'''Millicent Min, Girl Genius'''
 
This was a surprising hit. The kids thought it was hilarious and it was actually
 
one of their favorite books of the ones we read. Most of the Book Bugs found
 
Millicent to be entertaining with her socially awkward ways.
 
  
 
''J Curtis''
 
''J Curtis''
  
 
'''Bud, Not Buddy'''
 
'''Bud, Not Buddy'''
 
This was another hit. Kids liked the story and the craft was very popular
 
(we made memory boxes to symbolize Bud's suitcase).
 
  
 
''J Horvath''
 
''J Horvath''
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'''Everything on a Waffle'''
 
'''Everything on a Waffle'''
  
The kids thought it was a funny book and liked the main character,
 
Primrose. The craft was "Everything on a Waffle" and some kids were
 
adventurous and tried every candy available on their waffles. Other
 
kids were grossed out.
 
  
 
Book Bugs Winter/Spring 2009 Preview:
 
Book Bugs Winter/Spring 2009 Preview:
 
  
 
''J DiCamillo''
 
''J DiCamillo''
  
 
'''The Tale of Despereaux'''
 
'''The Tale of Despereaux'''
 
  
 
''J Sachar''
 
''J Sachar''
  
 
'''Holes'''
 
'''Holes'''
 
  
 
''J Weeks''
 
''J Weeks''
  
 
'''So B. It'''
 
'''So B. It'''
 
  
 
''J Collins''
 
''J Collins''
  
 
'''Gregor the Overlander'''
 
'''Gregor the Overlander'''

Revision as of 22:41, 2 December 2008

The Book Bugs is a book group for grades 4 and 5 meeting every few weeks at Northside branch. We meet in order to discuss the book, snack, play book trivia and sometimes we even incorporate a craft related to the theme of the book. It lasts for 45 minutes to an hour and is a lot of fun! Registration is required. Meetings take place on Thursdays at 4:00.

Book Bugs Books:

J Raskin

The Westing Game

J Dahl

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

J Yee

Millicent Min, Girl Genius

J Curtis

Bud, Not Buddy

J Horvath

Everything on a Waffle


Book Bugs Winter/Spring 2009 Preview:

J DiCamillo

The Tale of Despereaux

J Sachar

Holes

J Weeks

So B. It

J Collins

Gregor the Overlander