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Calvin Coconut: Kung Fooey (2012)



Author: Graham Salisbury Illustrator: Jacqueline Rogers
Publisher: Yearling/Random House
Number of pages: 144 pages

Description:
Calvin Coconut's fourth-grade class meets Benni Obi, a weird and likable new kid. Benny brags about knowing kung fu, eats worms, crickets, and chocolate-covered scorpions, and says all the wrong things to bully Tito. Uh-oh. Meanwhile, neighborhood kids and pets clear the roadCalvin's babysitter Stella is learning how to drive. She's got a lead foot. Readers will enjoy the humor in Kung Fooey as Calvin's smarts and courage help him learn something new about standing up for friends, and facing a bully.

ISBN 13: 978-0375865060
Reading Level (grade): 2-5