If you are looking for middle grade fiction full of humor, check out The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger. The Strange Case of Origami Yoda is a children's novel written by Tom Angleberger that was first published on March 1, , by Amulet Books. It follows the Pages: pages. Not so long ago, in a middle school not so far away, a sixth grader named Dwight folded an origami finger puppet of Yoda. For class oddball Dwight, this wasn't.
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Because I've got to decide whether to take his advice or not, and if I make the wrong choice, I'm doomed! But then he starts recounting for us the wonders of Origami Yoda's advice.
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It may not always be spot on, but the strange case of origami yoda certainly heads and tales more intelligent than Dwight, the boy who created the puppet and who voices him poorly. How do you get out of a potentially embarrassing situation when you're in the bathroom and you spill water on your pants so that it looks like you peed yourself?
Of course, then Tommy starts asking Origami about Sara, the girl he likes, and the answer he receives leaves him conflicted. Believe the talking folded paper or consider it a hoax and play it safe?
The book is filled with little drawings and sidenotes as different classmates weigh in on the Origami Yoda conundrum. It's not as if author Tom Angleberger hasn't written children's books before.
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You just have to know how to find them. The first book of his that came to my attention was the great if too little lauded The Qwikpick Adventure Society one of the rare books where you'll find happy kids living in a trailer park, and where one us a Jehovah's Witness. A cute name, sure, but it's lovely to see him finally embrace his true name with the strange case of origami yoda, his best book to date.
Believe the talking folded paper or consider the strange case of origami yoda a hoax and play it safe? The book is filled with little drawings and sidenotes as different classmates weigh in on the Origami Yoda conundrum.
You just have to know how to find them. Why is it his best?
The Strange Case of Origami Yoda
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The parents' guide to what's in this book.
In the next book Princess Labelmaker changes her mind and changes sides. Dwight[ edit ] The creator of Origami Yoda. He carries around Yoda on his finger. He is known to do weird or dumb things like sit in holes. In book 2, he was suspended for the semester.
In book 6, he wrote his only story for the case file Jabba The Puppett[ edit ] Kellen Campbell[ edit ] Kellen is Tommy's best friend in every book.
In every story, he adds doodles to them.
He wears glasses and liked Rhondella for the first five books. Then he liked Cassie.