This started out really strong and had me laughing out loud Kelly wasn t able to keep it up for the whole story, but I think any parent or child will get a kick out of the book I ll come back and let add what the book club thinks.
Well, Melonhead got 2 10 s, 1 9 1 8 So, it was a big hit One boy came up with some wonderful questions and comparisons to Justin Case School, Drool, and Other Daily Disasters Pippi Longstocking The children were even talking about doing the next book, one boy grabbed it However, we amicably decided on Half Magic.
Melonhead is this impetuous and zany kid with all sorts of crazy ideas and experiences This book is well written and so funny I was laughing my head off I thought it was the boy version of Clementine by Sara Pennypacker I LOVED IT It probably won t win the Newbery, but it was a fantastic book that I think boys will love Sometimes it s hard to find books for 8 10 year old boys, but this one is perfect forreviews go to fabulousreads.
com Melon S Friend Lucy Rose Gave Him A Nickname Melonhead And It Caught On Fast Melonhead Is A Self Proclaimed Inventor All His Life, Which Is Ten Years And Counting, Great Ideas Have Been Popping In And Out Of His Melon Head And Sometimes They Work This Year Melonhead S Class Is Entering An Inventing Fair, So He And His Friend Sam Are Dreaming Up Plans And Capitol Hill Has A Ton Of Places To Find Invention Parts But They Have To Be Sure They Find What Ú Melonhead ↠´ Download by ê Katy Kelly They Need And Get Home On Time With No Excuses That Might Be Hard, Because Melonhead And Sam Have A Way Of Forgetting But Their Work Will All Pay Off If They Win First Place They Ll Be Headed To Even Bigger And Better Things 3 1 2 stars I find it hard to rate books at this level, but I can say it s cute for 3rd 4th grade boys It s kind of like Fudge or Stink The jokes sometimes loose a little something in the delivery The author often explains the consequences of Melonhead s actions before explaining what led to those consequences, usually leaving me confused Did I miss something Oh, now I get it and forcing the humor to take a back seat to the mystery of what happened All in all, a light, fun read.
3rd 4th An engaging humorous story of Lucy Rose s friend Adam Melon aka Melonhead and the crazy, unusual situations he gets himself into.
Love this book so did my 5th grade and 10th grade sons LOL Can t wait to tell our teacher in charge of the Invention Club at school with all the effort to study and create inventions in the book The other quirky notable is the way the kids come up wiht rhymes like Later, alligator, but better way better ☆ Melonhead Õ I love Katy Kelly s Lucy Rose books and now here is a story just about Melonhead aka Adam Melon I like Melonhead s story even better than the books about Lucy Rose It s just really, really fun.
I truly enjoyed this book I love the crazy mishaps the Melonhead and Sam get in while trying to be good I think this book would be enjoyed by many I will now need to read the Lucy Rose stories.
The pictures and the writing reminded me of one of Roald Dahl s books I love his books and loved this one as well Adam Melon, a.
a Melonhead is a very active boy It seems that trouble was always finding him The story starts out with a lot of excitement Melonhead has his foot stuck in a hole in a tree limb It seems the whole town has turned out The longer his foot is inside the hole theit sweats and swells It takes the jaws of life to remove the foot from the hole He is an inquisitive kid, who always asks questions So why is it that he and his best friend Sam are having difficulty coming up with a reinvention for Mr Santalices class The book was full of all types of surprises Some of them you are waiting for You know the antic he has pulled is going to backfire Something this are absolutely surprising This was a wonderful book It was light and fun to read I would be proud to have