Megan McDonald writes Judy Moody Goes to College. It is book #8 in the Judy Moody Series. Peter H. Reynolds returns as illustrator. The early chapter book has one hundred and thirty pages divided into eleven chapters. McDonald and Reynolds add several pages of fun facts and drawings at the book’s end.
Judy is in a mood again. She needs a math tutor. Now! The third grader is in a terrible mood. Her little brother, Stink, is not helping matters. Judy’s math tutor turns out being a uber-cool college student, Chloe. Tutor class is on campus. Thus, Judy goes to college.
Judy Moody books’ fans know she will have a mood adjustment and fun will begin. Judy attends a lecture, peace rally and painting class on campus. College food beats a class 3T’s cafeteria every day. The young college student remakes her wardrobe and bedroom to reflect the college look. Hey! She is a college student.
Judy Moody Goes to College by Megan McDonald explores the brother and sister’s dynamics. College student and Stink can call each other names all day and evening, but love each other. The early reader introduces kids to college life. No talking whether the teacher is talking in third grade classroom or in college is “same-same.” She meets new and interesting people. Chloe’s student visits a dorm room, quad and cafeteria. The young girl experiences a veggie burger!
Note: Judy Moody Goes to College by Megan McDonald review book is from Candlewick Press. Judy Moody titles available in hardback, paperback and ebook.