Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Lightning Bugs” as Want to Read:
The Lightning Bugs
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Lightning Bugs (Ike and Mem #4)

really liked it 4.0  ·  Rating Details ·  4 Ratings  ·  1 Review
Ike and Mem are spending the weekend with their grandparents on the farm. There are lots of fun things to do there, such as riding the ponies and eating gooseberry pie; but there are also many chores. Ike and Mem get upset about the work Grandmother and Grandfather ask them to do. They forget everyone must pitch in if they are to get along. This is a tender and poignant ...more
Hardcover, 56 pages
Published December 3rd 2005 by Holiday House (first published May 2003)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Lightning Bugs, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Lightning Bugs

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-6)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Sep 22, 2009 Franny rated it it was amazing
I would recommend this to any parent, librarian or teacher. This book is about bullying -- but isn't preachy or cheesy or obvious. Great read-aloud for the little ones, will get a discussion going on bullying.
Kristin rated it liked it
Mar 02, 2015
Dominik rated it it was amazing
Jun 11, 2015
Pinky rated it liked it
Jan 15, 2013
Amy Z.
Amy Z. marked it as to-read
Apr 18, 2013
Andrew Vickers
Andrew Vickers marked it as to-read
Jan 22, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Other Books in the Series

Ike and Mem (6 books)
  • The Bird Shadow: An Ike and Mem Story
  • The Tornado Watches
  • The Weeping Willow
  • The Ears of Corn
  • The Pup Tent (Ike And Mem #6)

Share This Book