Illustrated Chapter Books

Lost Treasure of the Emerald Eye
by Geronimo Stilton

When Geronimo’s sister, Thea, discovers an old, mysterious map showing a secret treasure hidden on a faraway island, the gang of the “Rodent’s gazette” is dragged into a treasure hunt. Book 1 of the Geronimo Stilton series.

Top Secret Author Visit
by Marty Kelley

Excited by the idea that authors actually get paid real money for writing books, Molly Mac is determined to get the author visiting her class to reveal the secret to his success. Part of the Magic Molly series.

The Princess in Black
by Shannon Hale & Dean Hale

Who says princesses don’t wear black? When trouble raises its blue monster head, Princess Magnolia ditches her flouncy dresses and becomes the Princess in Black! Book 1 of the Princess in Black series.

Game Over, Super Rabbit Boy!
by Thomas Flintham

When King Viking and his evil robot army attack Animal Town, and kidnap Singing Dog, it is up to Super Rabbit Boy, with some help from Sunny and his video game console, to save the day. Book 1 of the Press Start! Series.

The Chicken Squad
by Doreen Cronin

Dirt, Sweetie, Poppy, and Sugar might be chicks, but they sure aren’t chicken. They’re the Chicken Squad, and it’s up to them to figure out what Tail, the not-so-brave squirrel, is so afraid of. Book 1 of the Chicken Squad series.

Rise of the Balloon Goons
by Troy Cummings

Alexander has just moved into Stermont, but the elementary school is being torn down, his new classroom is located in the hospital morgue, a notebook he finds is full of information about monsters–and everywhere he turns there are spooky balloon men determined to attack him. Book 1 of The Notebook of Doom series.

The Creature of the Pines
by Adam Gidwitz

After encountering a Jersey Devil while on a field trip to the Pine Barrens, Elliot and his new friend Uchenna help their weird teacher Professor Fauna rescue the mythological creature from a pair of greedy billionaire brothers. Book 1 of the Unicorn Rescue Society series.

Sam Wu is NOT Afraid of Ghosts
by Katie & Kevin Tsang

After an embarrassing incident on his school field trip, Sam is determined to prove that he is not afraid of ghosts. Book 1 of the Sam Wu series.

Rise of the Earth Dragon
by Tracey West

Eight-year-old Drake is snatched up by the King’s soldiers and taken to the castle where he is told by the wizard Griffith that he has been chosen to be a Dragon Master. Book 1 of the Dragon Masters series.

by Ursula Vernon

Danny Dragonbreath and his friend Wendell get an up-close underwater tour of the Sargasso Sea and learn about standing up to bullies in the process. Book 1 of the Dragonbreath series.

Never a conventional princess, Harriet becomes an adventurer after learning she is cursed to fall into a deep sleep on her twelfth birthday. Book 1 of the Hamster Princess series.