Humorous Fiction

Almond, David
The Tale of Angelino Brown
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When Bert discovers a tiny boy angel in his pocket, he takes the angel home to his wife and they happily raise him as their own son. 2018.

Barnett, Mac
Mac Undercover (Mac B., Kid Spy bk 1)
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One day, Mac (smartest boy in his class in a small town in California) receives a telephone call from the Queen of England, recruiting him to find the crown jewels (well, actually just the Coronation Spoon) and so Mac embarks on his first adventure as a secret agent--with the assurance that the Queen will give him a note excusing him from school. 2018.

Benton, Jim
Let’s Do A Thing (Victor Shmud, Total Expert bk 1)
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When Victor, total expert at everything, finds himself at the center of an intergalactic conflict, he'll need the help of his trusty sidekick Dumpylumps the duck, and his best friend Patti, to find his way out. 2017

Blabey, Aaron
The Bad Guys (Bad Guys bk 1)
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The Bad Guys, Mr. Wolf, Mr. Shark, Mr. Snake, and Mr. Piranha, want to be heroes, and they decide that the way to do it is free the 200 dogs in the city dog pound--but their plan soon goes awry. 2017

Dougherty, John
Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face and the Badness of Badgers (Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face bk 1)
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Stinkbomb and his sister, Ketchup-Face, with help from King Toothbrush Weasel, go on an adventure to recover the stolen contents of their piggybank from a gang of rascally badgers. 2017.

Emerson, Marcus
The Super Life of Ben Beaver (Ben Beaver bk 1)
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Ben Braver is sent to a secret school where kids with super abilities learn to control their powers, even though he does not have any super abilities and no one has ever thought he could be special. 2018

Evans, Lissa
Wed Wabbit
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You're called Fidge and you're nearly 11. You've been hurled into a strange world. You have three companions: two are unbelievably weird and the third is your awful cousin Graham. You have to solve a series of nearly impossible clues. You need to deal with a cruel dictator and three thousand Wimbley Woos (yes, you read that sentence correctly). And the whole situation - the whole, entire thing - is your fault. 2018.

Fry, Michael
How to be a Supervillain
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"Twelve-year-old Victor Spoil comes from a long line of famous supervillains and he's fully expected to join their ranks one day. But to his family's utter disappointment, Victor doesn't have a single bad-guy bone in his body. He won't run with scissors, he always finishes his peas, and he can't stand to be messy. Hopeless!"-- Provided by publisher. 2017.

Gayton, Sam
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"A flea becomes a giant-slayer, proving that mighty heroes can come in small packages"-- Provided by publisher. 2016.

Gorman, Zac
Thisby Thestoop and the Black Mountain (Thisby Thestoop bk 1)
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In the absurd land of Nth, Thisby Thestoop can be found within the forlorn walls of Castle Grimstone, down the precarious steps of the Black Mountain dungeon, up to her nose in griffon toenails, gnoll spittle, and troll meat (to give to them, not made of them). When the prince and princess arrive for a Royal Inspection, the much too good-looking Princess Iphigenia winds up lost in the tunnels of the dungeon -- without her guards, her staff, or her younger twin brother -- and it's up to Thisby to guide the princess safely past the hordes of minotaurs, wyverns, ghouls, and who-knows-what-else that would love nothing more than to nosh the royal highness for dinner. Thisby Thestoop and Princess Iphigenia have a dangerous adventure ahead of them. If they're going to a rescue the missing prince, stop a mounting war, and keep safe all the creatures who call the mountain dungeon home, they'll have to learn how to trust each other. 2018.

Harris, Neil Patrick
Magic Misfits (Magic Misfits bk 1)
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"Six young magicians and illusionists team up to save their small town from a crooked carnival owner and his goons"-- Provided by publisher. 2017.

Huett, Caleb
Top Elf
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Ollie has always been happy just being an elf and inventing new games for Christmas with his best friend Celia--but then the current Santa (descendent of the original) decides to retire and announces that there will be an open competition for the position of next Santa (his son Klaus is not pleased) and suddenly Ollie and the other elves are vying with the Santa children for the Big Red Suit. 2017.

Humphrey, Anna
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"Daniel Misumi has just moved to a new house. It's big and old and far away from his friends and his life before. AND it's haunted... or is it? Megabat was just napping on a papaya one day when he was stuffed in a box and shipped halfway across the world. Now he's living in an old house far from home, feeling sorry for himself and accidentally scaring the people who live there. Daniel realizes it's not a ghost in his new house. It's a bat. And he can talk. And he's actually kind of cute. Megabat realizes that not every human wants to whack him with a broom. This one shares his smooshfruit. Add some buttermelon, juice boxes, a light saber and a common enemy and you've got a new friendship in the making! This charming, funny story is brought to life by Kass Reich's warm and adorable illustrations. There's never been a bat this cute--readers will be rooting for Megabat and Daniel from page one!"-- Provided by publisher. 2018

Kent, Jaden
The Cave of Aaaaah! Doom! (Ella and Owen bk 1)
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A young dragon named Ella convinces her twin brother Owen to join her on a bold quest to find a wizard that will help cure Owen of his flaming cold. 2017.

Korman, Gordon
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After years of attending a school for gifted children, Noah finds himself at a normal school where he immediately ends up on the wrong side of a cheerleading captain and a jock. 2018.

O’Donnell, Tom
Hamstersaurus Rex (Hamstersaurus Rex bk 1)
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"Eleven-year old Sam befriends a hungry class hamster that undergoes a freaky transformation"-- Provided by publisher. 2016.

O’Hara, Mo
My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish (My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish bk 1)
When Tom's big brother decides to become an Evil Scientist, his first experiment involves dunking Frankie the goldfish into toxic green gunk. Tom knows that there is only one thing to do: Zap the fish with a battery and bring him back to life! But there's something weird about the new Frankie. He's now a BIG FAT ZOMBIE GOLDFISH with hypnotic powers and he's out for revenge!--Amazon. 2013.

Parisi, Mark
Do Not Open (Marty Pants bk 1)
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When middle schooler Marty Pants discovers an alien plot to take over the world, no one, not his best friends Parker and Roongrat or his family or arch-enemy, Simon, believe him, so it is up to Mary to investigate and save the world. 2017.

Patterson, James
Laugh Out Loud
Imaginative middle schooler Jimmy follows his dream to start a unique book company while he is still a child. 2017

Peirce, Lincoln
Max and the Midknights
"Max and a group of friends dubbed the Midknights go on a quest to rescue the Kingdom of Byjovia from the mean King Gastley!"-- Provided by publisher. 2019.

Priestley, Chris
Curse of the Werewolf Boy
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Maudlin Towers School students Mildew and Sponge investigate the missing School Spoon and the appearance of two possible ghosts, one a Viking. 2018.

Russell, Rachel Renee
Tales from a Not-So Fabulous Life (Dork Diaries bk 1)
Fourteen-year-old Nikki Maxwell writes in her diary of her struggle to be popular at her exclusive new private school, then of finding her place after she gives up on being part of the elite group. 2009.

Skye, Obert
Geeked Out: A LAME New World (Geeked Out bk 1)
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"Think middle school can't get any worse? Well, guess what--Waddle Jr. high has become a dystopian outpost with divided groups--Sox, Jocks, Goths, Loners, Freaks, Pens, Staffers, and, yes, GEEKS. Society may be in danger, but middle school must go on. Enter geeky Tip and his highly original friends: easy-to-blush Own, coding master Xen, and brilliant, dependable Mindy, who've all had enough of being bullied and decide to take a stand. Together they form a secret vigilante group: the League of Average and Mediocre Entities, better known as LAME. With everything going on in the world, their school could definitely use a few heroes. What if those heroes have superpowers? (Well, weird superpowers.) Get ready. Better yet, get LAME!"--Page [4] of cover. 2018.

Stanton, Matt
Funny Kid For President (Funny Kid bk 1)
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When eleven-year-old Max Walburt decides to run for class president claiming he is the funniest student, he must survive poop scandals, crazy teachers, and stalker ducks to win the election. 2018.

Vernon, Ursala
Harriet the Invincible (Hamster Princess bk 1)
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Never a conventional princess, Harriet becomes an adventurer after learning she's cursed to fall into a deep sleep on her twelfth birthday, but after two years of slaying ogres, cliff-diving, and more with her riding quail Mumfrey, things go awry at home and she must seek a prince to set things right. 2015

Walliams, David
Grandpa’s Great Escape
Twelve year old Jack's grandpa lives in a rest home and often mistakes Jack for his World War II squadron commander, but when grandpa wants to escape his boring situation, Jack has to decide how he will help him. 2017

White, Wade
Adventurer’s Guide to Successful Escapes (Adventurer’s Guide bk 1)
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"In a magickal world of floating tiers, mischievous dragons, and endless bureaucracy, Anne and her friends embark on a Rightful Heir Quest to claim her place in the Hierarchy and escape horrible consequences"-- Provided by publisher. 2016

Wronski, Gareth
Holly Farb and the Princess of the Galaxy
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Kidnapped by alien pirates, Holly Farb must face bounty hunters, giant worms, perky holograms, and more as she tries to find the real princess and get home before her big test. 2017.