Meet Arnie the Doughnut, by Laurie Keller, a doughnut who refused to be eaten when he is purchased by Mr. Bing at the bakery. Kindly Mr. Bing instead tries out several other roles for Arnie, finally making Arnie his pet "doughnut dog". Arnie learns tricks, goes to obedience school and becomes Mr. Bing's sweet best friend. In the second book, Invasion of the UFOnuts, the town is overtaken by alien invader doughnuts and suddenly everyone thinks Arnie is an alien too. If you want some laughs, lots of sugary dessert puns and adventure with pastry's pick out this series! Grade 2-4.
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I am the Library Media Center director at Patton School in Arlington Heights where I help students from kindergarten through 5th grade find terrific independent reading for enjoyment and information, and teach students the skills to use information and technology safely and productively and to connect, communicate and share with others. I have four grown children, a large black dog, (flat coat retriever) and a small striped cat. I am an obessive Chicago Cubs fan and I love to run.