• 2 years 11 months ago
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    I dont know if theres another thread on this if there is just delate this.

    i used to read Cloudy and a chance of meatballs. i also collect some goosebumps books when i was in the fourth grade.read stone soup in the third grade.
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      The Hobbit, LOTR series, Big Red books, Black Stallion series, Goosebump books, too many to mention them all.
      [quote]In my final meeting with the gods from the heavens above, as they spoke to me and hit me with the power of the Ultimate Warrior, they told me Exit stage left! Exit stage rig
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        Goosebumps, I-SPY, Robin Jones Gunn, R.L. Stine's teen series
        "I've lead you down the road to Nostalgia, now it's your turn"


        "Pandamonium (PANDA!)"
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          • 2 years 11 months ago
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          When I was in 3rd grade it was the Ramona books and Polk Street School books. When I was in 5th grade it was Sign Of The Beaver and The Chocolate Touch and Danny Champion of the World, as well as all the Babysitters Club Books.

          In Jr high it was V.C. Andrews books and Fear Street series by R.L. Stine.

          :)
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            • 2 years 11 months ago
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            I liked Shel silverstein's books a light in the attic and where the sidewalk ends. I of course liked goosebumps and had quite a few of those. There's alot of awesome books I used to love but I can't think any for the life of me. I'll try to remember those.
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              First book I read. My kid is currently reading it. :)
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                Goosebumps
                Ramona
                Boxcar Children
                "This scar is a fleck on my porcelain skin, tried to reach deep but you couldn't get in..."
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                  Ramona
                  The Babysitters Club
                  Sweet Valley Twins/Jr. High/High
                  Never underestimate your own abilities.
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                    I had lots the Goosebumps series I could read one in an hour. The Babysitters Club series, Sweet Valley Twins, The Chronicles of Narnia, the Dinotopia series.
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                      Calvin and Hobbes comes to mind right now
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                        When I was a kid I had a collection of books by Mercer Mayer. My favorite was One Monster After Another.
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                          I loved Roald Dahl when i was a kid.
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                            atticusfinch wrote:
                            Gordon wrote:
                            When I was a kid I had a collection of books by Mercer Mayer. My favorite was One Monster After Another.


                            oh jeez i just noticed this post. i love that book but they don't print it anymore, i've been looking for a copy for forever


                            Holy crap, apparently if you want a new one super bad you can get it for 289.00 on Amazon. That's craaazy. It says they have 7 used for 24 bucks.

                            I can't remember if i've read the book but for some reason I remember seeing the monster in the top hat eating soup or something either in a picture or a cartoon..

                            haha, nevermind, found my answer right on this site, with this article:

                            http://www.retrojunk.com/details_articles/2167
                            :)
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                              • 2 years 11 months ago
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                              I recall going to the Book Fair at my elementary school and reading all the Mercer Mayer, Tomie dePaola, and Marc Brown books.
                              I had all the Goosebumps and Boxcar Children books.

                              My favorite book was The Wump World by Bill Peet. It was published a year before Dr. Seuss wrote The Lorax and dealt with pollution and over-consumption.

                              I also liked Herschel and the Hannukah Goblins. I found it in December while I was looking through a box of my old things.
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                                When I was a kid most of the books I read were about military stuff like planes, guns, and tanks. I was heavily in my GI Joe phase back then. I also really liked those Peanuts encyclopedia books.
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                                  I never read many chapter books as a kid (I could never push myself to do so). Here are a couple I did manage to read in Elementary School though along with other books.

                                  Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
                                  Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
                                  The Hundred and One Dalmatians
                                  Arthur books

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                                    Disney books, Nickelodeon magazine(if that counts as a book), Ren And Stimpy comics, and a CatDog book entitled "CatDog's Vacation"
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                                      I also remember enjoy reading the American Girl series, and The Encyclopedia Brown series.
                                      Never underestimate your own abilities.
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                                        • 2 years 10 months ago
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                                        Someone tell me I'm not the only one who loved Sideways Stories from Wayside School!

                                        I loved reading everything I could as a kid. Where the Wild Things Are was a favorite as well as many sports biography books. Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, any sports star you could think of, I had to know everything about.
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                                          The curious george books and Harry Potter books.
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