Miss Jacqui at Lexington
Meet Miss Jacqui at Lexington Branch!
"My favorite kid's movie is
How to Train Your Dragon."
"My favorite thing to do in the snow is
Miss Jacqui would like to recommend these advanced readers!
Katie Kazoo, Switcheroo series by Nancy Krulik
Recommended for ages 6 & up
Katie is a typical pizza eating, puppy loving, shy and sweet girl, but she has a serious problem! After she is picked on by the school bully, she makes a wish that she could be anyone but herself. Her wish comes true, and switcheroo, she keeps turning into other people and even animals! Who will she turn into next?
The books in this series have a humorous tone and captivating plots but are not too difficult for children transitioning from readers to chapter books. Your kids will love to see Katie’s perspective as she is suddenly thrust into another life, will be on the edge of their seats wondering what will happen to Katie next, and will also relate to the situations she faces with her friends and family. Give this series a try today!
Mercy Watson series by Kate DiCamillo
Recommended for ages 5 & up
Mercy Watson is a series of books revolving around Mr. and Mrs. Watson, and their most unusual pet, a pig named Mercy! Mercy gets into many sticky situations, including driving a car, capturing a thief, and saving her parents from falling through the ceiling, all while she pursues her dream of her favorite thing in the world – hot buttered toast! What kind of crazy adventures will Mercy encounter next?
The Mercy Watson series are easy-to-read, beginning chapter books that are beautifully illustrated and keep early readers entertained. These books are perfect to try when your child is ready to transition from readers to chapter books.
Join Miss Jacqui at Lexington Branch for Family Story Time,
Tuesdays @ 10 AM or 11:30 AM