Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing

Author: Judy Blume

Passed on from babysitters to their young charges, from big sisters to little brothers, and from parents to children, Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing and its cousins (Superfudge, Fudge-a-mania, and Otherwise Known as Sheila the Great) have entertained children since they first appeared in the early 1970s. The books follow Peter Hatcher, his little brother Fudgie, baby sist….Read More

15 Books Similar to Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing

Manic: A Memoir

"I didn't tell anyone that I was going to Santa Fe to kill myself.",,,On the outside, Terri Cheney was a highly successful, attractive Beverly Hills entertainment lawyer. But behind her… Continue Reading Posted in: Autobiography, Nonfiction, Psychology

Smiles to Go

What is stargazer, skateboarder, chess champ, pepperoni pizza eater, older brother, sister hater, best friend, first kisser, science geek, control freak Will Tuppence so afraid of in this great big… Continue Reading Posted in: Brothers And Sisters, Children's Stories, Teenage Boys


Another brilliant adventure for Fudge and his friends in the third book in Judy Blume's hugely successful and hilarious younger fiction series. Continue Reading Posted in: American, Children's Stories, Families, Fiction


Peter Hatcher can't get a break. His little brother, Fudge-the five-year-old human hurricane-has big plans to marry Peter's sworn enemy, Sheila Tubman. That alone would be enough to ruin his… Continue Reading Posted in: Fudge (Fictitious Character), Hatcher, Juvenile Fiction, Young Adult Fiction

Big Nate: In a Class by Himself

Nate knows he's meant for big things. REALLY big things.But life doesn't always go your way just because you're awesome.Trouble always seems to find him, but Nate keeps his cool… Continue Reading Posted in: Ciphers, Conduct Of Life, Juvenile, Wit And Humor

Double Fudge

"I love money," is five-year-old Fudge's new theme song. He's going to dress as a miser for Halloween and has made big plans to buy the entire world (or at… Continue Reading Posted in: Children's Stories, Christmas Stories, Fudge (Fictitious Character), Hatcher

How To Eat Fried Worms

William S.Burroughs, author of Naked Lunch, Junkie and other underground classics, is an odd and central literary figure. He has been in every sense an outlaw. He spent time in… Continue Reading Posted in: American, Children's Action & Adventure Books, Children's Pirate Action & Adventure, Children's Plays, Children's Stories, Fiction

Beezus and Ramona

Nine-year-old Beezus Quimby has her hands full with her little sister, Ramona. Sure, other people have little sisters that bother them sometimes, but is there anyone in the world like… Continue Reading Posted in: Children's Stories, Families, Juvenile Fiction

Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret

The classic teen novel from bestselling and iconic author Judy Blume - now with a fantastic new look! Continue Reading Posted in: Children's Books England 1982, Children's Stories In English, Paperbacks England 1982

Summer Sisters

In the summer of 1977, Victoria Leonard's world changed forever—when Caitlin Somers chose her as a friend. Dazzling, reckless Caitlin welcomed Vix into the heart of her sprawling, eccentric family,… Continue Reading Posted in: Bildungsroman, Bildungsromans, Interpersonal Relations

Dragon’s Breath

Part of the Frog Princess fairy-tale series. Continue Reading


Blubber is a good name for her, the note from Wendy says about Linda. Jill crumples it up and leaves it on the corner of her desk. She doesn't want… Continue Reading Posted in: Bullying, Fiction, Spanish Literature


Of all Nick's ideas, the frindle is his most successful. It's a pen, or what used to be called a pen. Soon, much of the nation is crazy about frindles--except… Continue Reading Posted in: American, Children's Literature, Children's School Issues, Children's Stories, Juvenile Fiction, Teachers

Leave a Reply