Beezus' biggest problem was her 4 year old sister Ramona. Even though Beezus knew sisters were supposed to love each other, with a sister like Ramona, it seemed impossible.
Ralph runs away looking for freedom but winds up a prisoner at a summer camp.
Ramona's year in third grade is highlighted by the arrival of Howie's rich uncle, a change in her after-school situation, a surprise wedding, a death and a new arrival in the family, and her father's getting a job.
A reckless young mouse named Ralph makes friends with a boy in room 215 of the Mountain View Inn and discovers the joys of motorcycling.
Six-year-old Ramona tries to cope with an unsympathetic first-grade teacher. In this touching and funny story, the ebullient Ramona, feeling brave and grown-up, enters first grade. Quickly she finds that her new teacher, Mrs. Griggs, appears perplexed by pupils who like to be different. Since Ramona cannot help being different, clearly the two are incompatible. Nevertheless, Ramona can be counted on to keep things lively. Enraged when Susan copies...
The further adventures of the Quimby family as Ramona enters the third grade.
When her father loses his job, seven-year-old Ramona Quimby thinks of ways to deal with the many problems that develop.
Ramona meets lots of interesting people in Kindergarten class, like Davy whom she keeps trying to kiss and Susan whose springy curls seem to ask to be pulled.
Presents the further adventures of a motorcycle-riding mouse who goes to school and becomes the instigator of an investigation of rodents and the peacemaker for two lonely boys.
10) Henry Huggins
Henry Huggins picks up a stray dog, names him Ribsy and sets out on numerous adventures with him, including breeding hundreds of fish and collecting over a thousand worms.
When Emma falls, Dixie runs the race for her so they both win!
Ramona at 7 1/2 sometimes feels discriminated against for being the youngest in the family.
13) Henry and Beezus
Henry wins fifty dollars worth of beauty shop services and finds an ingenious way to convert it into cash for a bicycle.
Provides a collection of scary traditional tales from all over the world.
15) Ramona's world
Follows the adventures of nine-year-old Ramona at home with big sister Beezus and baby sister Roberta and at school in Mrs. Meacham's class.
When his father is injured while rescuing three children from a fire, Max is very worried about him until he is finally allowed to visit him in the hospital.
17) Private Lily
After a series of unsuccessful attempts, six-year-old Lily succeeds in making a private space for herself in her small apartment.
When Tom and Lucy Little, tiny humans with tails who live hidden in the Bigg family's house, get an assignment on animals during their teacher's monthly visit, they go to see the Biggs' pets and try to get an egg from the henhouse.
It takes the Littles a whole day to walk one block. How will they stay safe in the great outdoors?
While trying to start new friendships in the first grade, six-year-old Lily gets in trouble with her teacher, but she soon discovers that it is possible to start over again after making a mistake.