The Bailey School Kids series, books 62, 59, 58, 60

The Bailey School Kids series by Debbie Dadey and Marcia Thorton Jones

A/N: Because of the length of the series, there will be ongoing mini summaries of the books.

A/N#2: Starting here, the order of the books gets messed up. I had inter-library loaned most of these books and my wonderful librarian told me I needed to return them because of how overdue they were. I probably could have just interlibrary loaned them again so I could keep the write ups going in order, but that didn’t really occur to me at the time.

Mrs. Jeepers on Vampire Island! Super Special #6 (62)

The kids are headed for Discovery Island, but their ship veers off-course and they make it to Vampire Island. Will the Coast Guard get to them in time to rescue them before the island’s vampire inhabitants get them? This story has three different endings to choose from.

Mrs. Jeepers’ Secret Cave! Super Special #3 (59)

The children decide to go spelunking, or cave exploring, and are not pleased with the knowledge that their vampire teacher will be leading them.

Mrs. Jeepers’ Batty Vacation! Super Special #2 (58)

Howie’s dad takes the kids with him on a trip to Transylvania and their teacher, Mrs. Jeepers, is also traveling there for a family reunion. Will the kids survive staying in her family’s castle or be turned into vampires?

Mrs. Jeepers in Outer Space! Super Special #4 (60)

The kids are going to BLAST Camp! But why is Mrs. Jeepers becoming obsessive about the technology and trying to learn how it works? Is she trying to reach vampire in outer space?

 

Bailey School Kids series books 27-30

The Bailey School Kids series by Debbie Dadey and Marcia Thorton Jones

A/N: Because of the length of the series, there will be ongoing mini summaries of the books.

Bogeymen Don’t Play Football (27)

A student teacher comes to Bailey School Elementary and tells kids who don’t do their homework that he’s going to get them. Then the kids hear strange sounds beneath their beds all night.

Unicorns Don’t Give Sleigh Rides (28)

Liza swears a unicorn has taken up residence at Bailey City Stables, can she convince the others?

Knights Don’t Teach Piano (29)

The kids start taking piano lessons from a man whose house looks like a castle and he always wears armor.

Hercules Doesn’t Pull Teeth (30)

A new dentist who like the number 12, has huge muscles, and three dogs named Cerb comes to Bailey City.

Bailey School Kids series #23-26

The Bailey School Kids series by Debbie Dadey and Marcia Thorton Jones

A/N: Because of the length of the series, there will be ongoing mini summaries of the books.

Angels Don’t Know Karate (23)

The new karate instructor/crossing guard looks heavenly in all white and gold, and however she moves, she seems to float.

Dragons Don’t Cook Pizza (24)

A temperamental pizza chef has to be kept in line with a sword and a knight named George.

Bigfoot Doesn’t Square Dance (25)

The kids are hiking around Ruby Mountain and Eddie stumbles across strange tracks. Then they encounter the biggest, hairiest man they’ve ever seen.

Mermaids Don’t Run Track (26)

The new track coach whose feet look like they could double as flippers tries to convince Mr. Jenkins to go head out to sea.

Bailey School Kids books 19-22

The Bailey School Kids series by Debbie Dadey and Marcia Thorton Jones.

A/N: Because of the length of the series, there will be ongoing mini summaries of the books.

Gargoyles Don’t Drive School Buses (19)

The Gothic library in town is at risk of being torn down; its decorative gargoyles destroyed in the process. So who is this new bus driver really and why is he so intent on saving the old library?

Wizards Don’t Need Computers (20)

The new assistant librarian seems to be able to find any book with the snap of his fingers, even if the books had never been seen on that shelf before.

Mummies Don’t Coach Softball (21)

The substitute softball coach keeps getting injured and wrapped himself up like a mummy. Could the lost diamond from the Mummy of Doom be what he’s looking for?

Cyclops Doesn’t Roller-Skate (22)

An eye doctor comes to town to check the students’ eyes. His Greek accent makes him hard to understand and his diet of smelly goat cheese makes for a smelly interaction.

©Cori Endicott May/June 2013

Bailey School Kids books 15-18

The Bailey School Kids series by Debbie Dadey and Marcia Thorton Jones

A/N: Because of the length of the series, there will be ongoing mini summaries of the books.

Zombies Don’t Play Soccer (15)

The kids’ new soccer coach is from New Orleans and she starts acting mighty strange after an encounter with a witchy-looking woman.

Dracula Doesn’t Drink Lemonade (16)

The new guidance counselor at the school who hates light and stays in the shadows, is always looking for a way to slake his thirst.

Elves Don’t Wear Hard Hats (17)

The children’s playground is going to be upgraded, but only if the parents can compromise. Can Christmas magic save this?

Martians Don’t Take Temperatures (18)

A random dust storm accompanies Bailey School’s newest nurse, who speaks in different measurements and has pictographs on her eye chart instead of letters. And the fact that she has never seen water before does make you question her origin.

Bailey School Kids books 11-14

The Bailey School Kids series by Debbie Dadey and Marcia Thornton Jones

A/N: Because of the length of the series, there will be ongoing mini summaries of the books.

Books 11-14 Summaries:

Skeletons Don’t Play Tubas (11)

A new band teacher assigns instruments to kids who have no idea how to play them, except the tuba. The tuba is always wrapped around a skeleton and is heard being played at random times. Is the skeleton really playing the tuba?

Cupid Doesn’t Flip Hamburgers (12)

The new lunch lady is serving up heart-shaped everything. But every time she hands someone a special cookie and pins a heart on their shirt, they go lovesick.

Gremlins Don’t Chew Bubblegum (13)

The temporary secretary seems to be the cause of all the mechanical mishaps going on, and what’s with her charm bracelet? It seems like every time she touches something, a charm of whatever she touched appears on her bracelet.

Monsters Don’t Scuba Drive (14)

The kids are back at Camp Lone Wolf, this time for scuba and snorkeling lessons. Their instruction is a Scottish lass who loves the water, hates loud noises, and plays the bagpipes.

A/N: A quick word about Gremlins and Monsters: These were the two that I remember reading when I was little. I fell in love with this series and am glad I can read them all now!