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Howie Monroe and the Doghouse of Doom (Tales from the House of Bunnicula #3)

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Dear possible reader of this book,
My editor asked me to write a third book in my series, Tales from the House of Bunnicula. And did I have trouble getting started! I was afraid I used up all my ideas. But faster than a writer can say "What if?" I came up with a story! It's about a lovable and smart (not to mention cute) orphan wirehaired dachshund puppy named Howie, who
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Paperback, 112 pages
Published September 1st 2003 by Atheneum Books for Young Readers (first published September 1st 2002)
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Melanie
Parody of Harry Potter! Freakin' hilarious!
Kaethe
still great fun
Elizabeth
Yes, this a kid's book. And, yes, it only took me about 20 minutes to read. But really, "Howie Monroe and the Doghouse of Doom" is hilarious.

How could a book about a puppy with an over-inflated ego writing a parody of the Harry Potter books not be? James Howe is a brilliant writer.
Callie
I didn't like this book very much. I didn't like Harry Potter and this is just a parody of Harry Potter. But I did like the part at the end where the-evil-force-whose-name-cannot-be-spoken turns out to be a lonely kitten. I give this book a a two. It was OK.
Alyssa
this was a series that was ok but i could do without. it was nice to see how howie's mind track was though and how he imagined everything so it was nice to see everything that happened with him.
Tiffiny
My 10-yr-old son blazed through this book in about 24 hours with lots of laughing... A kind of funny take off of Harry Potter which he enjoyed immensely.
Darren
Jul 24, 2011 Darren rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Linda Stewart
Really great book. I loved it. It was a fun take on the Harry Potter books with Howie as Harry. I thought it was really great.
Audrey Cutlip
I thought it was sooo funny, and once you started reading these you cant stop till you get to the las book.
Sylvia
Parody of Harry Potter stories, Howie is a dachshund puppy.
Taylor Troncin
I just love these books - they're hilarious!!
Courtney
A cute Harry Potter parody. :)
Robin Berman
Really cute harry potter parody!!!
Kayla
Mar 21, 2009 Kayla rated it 4 of 5 stars
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So long ago I can hardly remember.
Andrew
Feb 20, 2013 Andrew rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: everyone
Recommended to Andrew by: Joe
awesome and adventorous
Seaham
Feb 20, 2013 Seaham rated it 5 of 5 stars
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awesome and adventerous
Willa
Just LOL. it's amazing
Raina
Very cute!
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James Howe has written more than eighty books in the thirty-plus years he's been writing for young readers. It sometimes confuses people that the author of the humorous Bunnicula series also wrote the dark young adult novel, The Watcher, or such beginning reader series as Pi
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