Brianna's Favorite Authors and books

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Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis
In this book the writer sweeps you off your feet with fascination, it is a book of adventure and exploration. It is all about a boy trying to find his dad he tries day in and day out but just can’t find him. Also there is a taste of southern manner scattered all over the place. Over all, this book is the one to beat. Ask yourself, will Bud ever find his dad?



Because of Winn Dixie


By Kate DiCamillo


In this book Kate DiCamillo w takes you away with her talent of writing emotion and adventure. It is all about a young girl and her almost human dog. They are traveling through their summer, gnawing it away like a bone. When that is happening, Opal is struggling living in a mobile home with her father. Because of Winn Dixie is one of the best books Kate DiCamillo has ever written, and she's written a lot.
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The Meanest Doll in the World

By Ann Martin and Laura Godwin


In this book, there are events that make you want to read on with excitement. It is all about a small girl doll named Annabel and her best friend Tiffany setting off on an adventure. They live apart but still always visit each other and sometimes they go up to the attic with Annabel’s aunt and look for spiders. Then, near the end of the book they meet The Meanest Doll in the World and to see what happens after that you will have to read the book.

The Tale of Despereaux

By Kate DiCamillo

Have you ever wondered what it would feel like to be a mouse? Well in this book you can get the inside view of a mouse and his journey through twists and turn in a huge castle. It is all about a small, adventurous mouse wandering through time itself and trying to find his special destination. Along the way he has tough challenge to face. This book is right for anyone who loves animals or adventure


Tiger Rising

By Kate DiCamillo
This book tells you the true meaning of friendship along through the events of a twelve year old boy named Rob Horton. It is all about him finding a tiger and feeling a whole new world of excitement and emotion. At the same time a new girl comes to his school in Florida and he thinks she interesting and adventurous, and before she came, his life was boring and useless, but she comes it is very interesting.


Year of the Dog

By Grace Lin


In this book you can experience a small proportion of the Chinese culture, the Chinese New Year. The Chinese New Year is always based on an animal and in this book the animal is a dog. It is all about a small girl telling you all about her life and her culture along with her new friend who is also Chinese and look just life her. You can the Chinese history; all you have to do is read it.