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Humor, 8th grade
Jennings -Paul - many short stories Humorous Books (8th Grade)
Adams, Douglas. Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy and its sequel.
Avi - Don't you know there's a war on?
Curtis, Christopher. The Watsons Go to Birmingham is a humorous book about things that really happened.
Frank, Lucy - Oy Joy! many very funny scenes
Gantos, Jack books - Joey Pigza plus others...
Honey, Liz can be fun for all: Don't Pat the Wombat, Fiddleback, Stella Street and all that happened
Howe, Norma. Blue Avenger books.
Kerr, M.E. Deliver Us from Evie (no sex but with homosexual themes)
Kluger, Steve. My Most Excellent Year: a novel of love, Mary Poppins & Fenway Park
Koertge, Ron. Where the Kissing Never Stops-- (some sex)
Korman, Gordon. No More Dead Dogs
Laser, Michael - 6-321 is serious but has lighter moments
Napoli, Donna - The Prince of the Pond : Otherwise Known As De Fawg Pin
Paulsen, Gary. Harris and Me
Pearson, Mary. David V. God
Pratchett, Terry. Satire and parody.
Sleator, Oddballs-- (autobiographical short stories with some scatological references)
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