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Melonhead and the We-Fix-It Company (Melonhead #5)

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“Melonhead and his friends inhabit a world . . . where inventiveness and camaraderie reign supreme.” —Kirkus Reviews

For fans of Judy Blume's Fudge titles as well as Carl Hiaasen's Hoot.

Anybody who is eleven needs an allowance! My parents don’t agree. Neither do my friend Sam’s parents. You would think they would because due to a snafu, Sam and I have to raise some money.
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Paperback, 240 pages
Published October 14th 2014 by Yearling (first published January 1st 2013)
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Paula
Melonhead and best friend Sam star in another adventure when they accidentally (and grossly) discover a tarnish remover. True to form, Adam's mom slips on the concoction and dents the family heirloom teapot. In order to repair it, the boys start a fix-it service to earn money. To further complicate matters, Melonhead’s aunt has promised an amusement park trip if he can stay out of trouble for a month. The fix-it service has more mishaps than accomplishments, but the boys still manage to earn mon ...more
Bethe
Cute, fun, lots of laughs, instant boy appeal with the gross food drinks at the beginning. There are a few references to past adventures/mishaps that may have occurred in previous books, which I haven't read. I don't know if this irks kids as much as me, a girl who likes to start a series at the beginning. This book would be a great read aloud, something for kids and adults; teachers will especially agree and enjoy? the mentions state testing, even though DC isn't a state. I especially liked Mrs ...more
Anissa
I read this to my 7yo son. This was the first Melonhead book we've read. He seemed to like it, although sometimes he talked right through my reading! He said he liked the humor. The "situations" that the boys got themselves into were humorous. There was a nice group of friends we got to know in this book. The grown up characters were fleshed out. It was interesting that there were so many adult characters having a positive influence in the kids' lives.

My only criticisms are that there was a lot
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Sharon Lawler
Humorous storyline with rip-roaring dialogue which takes place in southeast neighborhood of DC. I loved tracking the kids as they navigated through the stores, schools, parks and streets--they actually exist!
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