Abbott, Tony. The Crazy Classroom Caper. (Goofballs series, #6). Illustrated by Colleen Madden. Egmont, 2014. $15.99. ISBN 9781606844496. 104 Pages. Ages 7-10. P7 Q7.
The Goofballs–Jeff, Mara, Brian, and Kelly– help solve a mystery in a school. Supplies, furniture, and everything in the kindergarten classroom of their former teacher are disappearing. The Goofballs pretend to be teachers to make closer observations and watch over the classroom. Finally with the help of their dog Sparky, they find where everything went. Illustrations throughout the book help students enjoy the humor.
Verdict: With suspense and relatable characters, students will enjoy reading this book.
June 2017 review by Deborah Gwynn.