Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made, by Stephan Pastis. Clueless, awkward detective Timmy Failure + polar bear sidekick = Total Failure Inc., ready to solve any mystery. Funny and fast-paced but filled with a heartwarming and relatable message: Be confident in who you are. Perfect for Wimpy Kid fans, with hilarious drawings to boot! First in a series.
Stella Batts Needs a New Name, by Courtney Sheinmel and Jennifer Bell. Stella Batts is eight years old and loves to write. She loves to write lists; like her favorite things and kids in her class. In fact, she’s writing an autobiography. Her favorite color is yellow and she loves to eat fudge. This book is one in a series about this engaging character.