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These books are funny and scary and fantastic! Books for 1-3 graders

These books can be read aloud to kids or they can read them silently to themselves- depending on their reading level.

26 items

The Twits

Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake. |

Fantastic Mr Fox

Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake. |

The BFG

Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake. |

Matilda

Roald Dahl. |

Charlie and the chocolate factory

Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake. |

Danny, the champion of the world

Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake. |

James and the giant peach

Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake. |

Revolting rhymes

Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake. |

Esio Trot

Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake. |

The enormous crocodile

Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake. |

The witches

Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake. |

Falling up

by Shel Silverstein. |

A light in the attic

Shel Silverstein. |

Mr. Jack is a maniac!

Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot. |

Mayor Hubble is in trouble!

Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot. |

Miss Mary is scary!

Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot. |

Ms. Sue has no clue!

Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot. |

It's Halloween, I'm turning green!

Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot. |

Dr. Nicholas is ridiculous!

Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot. |

My weird writing tips

Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot. |

Miss Klute is a hoot!

Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot. |

Gooney Bird Greene

Lois Lowry : illustrated by Middy Thomas. |

Gooney Bird is so absurd

by Lois Lowry ; illustrated by Middy Thomas. |

Gooney Bird on the map

by Lois Lowry ; illustrated by Middy Thomas. |

Gooney Bird and all her charms

by Lois Lowry ; illustrations by Middy Thomas. |