Mayor Buddy’s Book Club

Mayor Buddy's Book Club

By encouraging leisure time reading and creative expression, this initiative will improve literacy in our community by making reading fun.

June - July Cover of 'Better with Butter' by Victoria Piontek
Better with Butter by Victoria Piontek 

Twelve year old Marvel, who is afraid of many things- eg. food poisoning and amusement rides – suddenly becomes brave when she rescues a goat named Butter from a large group of teasing older kids. Marvel and Butter become inseparable, each becoming the other’s support system. Then the awful day dawns when Marvel is told she may have to give up Butter. Can Marvel go it alone?

Past Books 

2024
January - February
Swim Team by Johnnie Christmas

March - April 
Area 51 Files by Julie Buxbaum   

2023
January - March
JD and the Great Barber Battle by J. Dillard

April - May
Measuring Up by Lily LaMotte

June - July
Shirley & Jamila Save Their Summer by Gillian Goerz

August - September
Solimar by Pam Munoz Ryan

November - Decemeber
Stuck by Jennifer Swender

2022
January - February
The Wild Robot by Peter Brown 

March - April
The Total Eclipse of Nestor Lopez by Adrianna Cuevas

June - July
A Wish in the Dark by Christina Soontornvat

August - October
Quintessence by Jess Redman

November - December
Katie the Catsitter by Colleen AF Venable

2021
January - February
Marcus Vegas Doesn't Speak Spanish

March - May
Inkling by Kenneth Oppel

June - July
How I Became a Spy by Deborah Hopkinson

August - September
Power Forward by Hena Khan