Douglas County Library System (Oregon)

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Funny Stories

Here is a list of books for kids who like funny stories, sorted by grade level:

2nd Grade

Judy Moody series by Megan McDonald          

Lucy Rose series by Katy Kelly

Stink series by Megan McDonald   

Hank Zipzer series by Henry Winkler

Gooney Bird Greene series by Lois Lowry

Martin Bridge series by Jessica Kerrin

Clementine series by Sara Pennypacker

Homework machine

3rd Grade 

Ramona Quimby series by Beverly Cleary

Homer Price and Centerburg Tales by Robert McCloskey

Time Warp Trio series by Jon Scieszka

The Beloved Dearly by Doug Cooney

The Secret Life of Owen Skye by Alan Cumyn

Wayside School series by Louis Sachar

4th Grade
Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo

Charlie Joe Jackson's Guide to Not Reading by Tommy Greenwald

Diary of a Wimpy Kid series by Jeff Kinney

The Homework Machine by Dan Gutman      

Fudge series by Judy Blume

The Willoughbys by Lois Lowry

The BFG by Roald Dahl

5th Grade

Everything on a Waffle by Polly Horvath  

The Teacher's Funeral by Richard Peck

Casson Family series by Hilary McKay

Harris and Me by Gary Paulsen