i can't stress enough to other writers, you must read your work aloud! it might sound good inside your head, but once you read it out and hear how the words string together, you'll probably realize, like i did, that it doesn't sound so good at all.
The audio books of these are great to listen to for the whole family. We laughed our way through the entire series. We listened to them,then my kids wanted to read them. We've read all of her books,pretty much all of them are a thumbs up. It is written from a 4th graders point of view and Tales Of A Fourth Grade Nothing is the first in the series.