Did you know that the new Book Bugs are based on iconic fictional characters and genre archetypes? Also, every Book Bug is tied to an actual book that you can find at the Public Libraries! You see, the bugs are bonded to the book, their home. It is also commonly known as their Book of Residence. You might see this term in the Story!

5 new Booster Bugs!


Here is the list of Book Bugs, their Character Basis and their Book of Residences!

Book Bug 

Character Basis



Call No.

Locke Loch Ness Monster Hattie and Hudson Chris Van Dusen JP VAN
Renly Missing Person 7 Ate 9: The Untold Story Tara Lazar JP LAZ
Equila Bermuda’s Triangle The Treasure of the Bermuda Triangle (Agatha, Girl of Mystery, Book 6) Sir Steve Stevenson JS STE
Semiwoof Policeman Dog Man Dav Pilkey JS PIL
Yeticus Yeti Creature Keepers and the Burgled Blizzard-Bristles (Creature Keepers, Book 3) Peter Nelson J NEL
Xunn Steampunk Character/ War Survivor Newsprints Ru Xu J XU
Mu Ling Mulan Secrets of the Terra-Cotta Soldier Ying Chang Compestine & Vinson Compestine J COM
Gnatson Watson & The Son of Man Painting Sherlock Holmes and the Disappearing Diamond (Baker Street Academy) Sam Hearn J HEA
Agent Spy Spy School Stuart Gibbs J GIB
Boone Informant The Bicycle Spy Yona Zeldis McDonough J MAC
Trollex Troll The Case of the Battling Bots (Tank & Fizz) Liam O’Donnell J ODO
Arvil Pirate The Danger Gang and the Pirates of Borneo Stephen Bramucci J BRA
Curiosa Clue-sniffer The Gallery Laura Marx Fitzgerald J FIT
T-Rex Tyrannosaurus Rex Bone Hunt 2 AMONster02 J SING AMO
Oichi Ninja Deadly Flowers: A Ninja’s Tale Sarah L. Thomson Y THO
Petra Cleopetra The Key to Extraordinary Natalie Lloyd J LLO
Noniponi Unicorn, Narwhal Not Quite Narwhal Jessie Sima JP SIM
Spades & Spub Gardener Cards Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Adapted by: Ronne Randall JS CAR
Vikus Viking Thorfinn the Nicest Viking and the Disgusting Feast (Thorfinn the Nicest Viking) David Macphail JS MAC
Nereida Mermaid Bad Mermaids Sibeal Pounder J POU
Neres Merman The Final Kingdom (TombQuest, Book 5) Michael Northrop J NOR
Merigold Mage Furthermore Tahereh Mafi J MAF
Alfie Pied Piper Keeper of the Lost Cities Shannon Messenger J MES
Bean Giant Beanstalk Mighty Jack (Mighty Jack, Book 1) Ben Hatke J HAT
Stonia Medusa Perseus and the Monstrous Medusa (Heroes in Training, Book 12) Joan Holub & Suzanne Williams J HOL
Valeria Rapunzel Princess of the Wild Swans Diane Zahler J ZAH
Ephraim Prince Snow White Stories Around the World: 4 Beloved Tales Jessica Gunderson J 398.2 GUN – [FOL]
Puddifoot Hobbit The Hobbit: Or There and Back Again J. R. R. Tolkien J TOL
Morganna Sorceress The King of Kazoo Norm Feuti J FEU
Chlorose Anthropomorphism The Little Prince Antoine de  Saint-Exupéry J SAI
Arcain Folktales When the Sea Turned to Silver Grace Lin J LIN
Shenlong Dragon Dragon Rider Cornelia Funke J FUN
Wreckett Mechanic Interstellar Cinderella Deborah Underwood JP UND
Dr Stein Scientist Ada Twist, Scientist Andrea Beaty JP BEA
Iyern GX Robot Ricky Ricotta’s Mighty Robot Vs. the Jurassic Jackrabbits from Jupiter (Ricky Ricotta’s Mighty Robot, Book 5) Dav Pilkey JS PIL
Siris Clone or Cell-like creature Pod Vs. Pod (Squish, No.8) Jennifer L. Holm & Matthew Holm JS HOL
Byte Video Games Cosmic Commandos Christopher Eliopoulos J ELI
Zenitha Superhero The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: Squirrel Meets World Shannon Hale & Dean Hale J HAL
Whelp Time Travel The Yoghurt Plot Fleur Hitchcock J HIT
Vespido Genetically Engineered Beetle Boy M. G. Leonard J LEO
Tardie Alien The War of the Worlds (Usborne Young Reading. Series Three) Adapted By: Russell Punter J PUN
Teslamite Nikola Tesla, the Inventor Tesla’s Attic (Acceleratic Trilogy, Book 1) Neal Shusterman and Eric Elfman J SHU
Qwerty Hacker Secret Coders Gene Luen Yang J YAN
Nym9 Android How to Hypnotise a Droid (Hectic Electric, Book 1) Joshie Lefers J LEF
Matrix Virtual Reality, Mind Control Lois Lane: Fallout Gwenda Bond Y BON
Techtra Astronaut Last Day on Mars Kevin Emerson J EME
Cybug Cyborg Fuzzy Tom Angleberger & Paul Dellinger J ANG
Rembrandt Time Travelling Sandman The Sand Warrior (5 Worlds, Book 1) Mark Siegel and Alexis Siegel J SIE
Niloc Deformity We’re All Wonders R. J. Palacio JP PAL
Spackle Freckled Pippi Longstocking (Puffin Chalk Series) Astrid Lindgren JS LIN
Michel Artist What’s Up, Chuck? Leo Landry JS LAN
Bug Bear Teacher Because of Mr. Terupt Rob Buyea J BUY
Amicafly Positivity Because of Winn-Dixie Kate DiCamillo J DIC
Smarty Genius Counting by 7s Holly Goldberg Sloan J SLO
Zhark Dyslexic, Intellectually challenged Fish in a Tree Lynda Mullaly Hunt J HUN
Halysera Snob Lizzy Bennet’s Diary Marcia Williams J WIL
Mushino Disabled One Tan Ter Cheah J SING TAN
Lil’ Missy Inferiority, Self Acceptance Short Holly Goldberg Sloan J SLO
Tapesis Twins The Parent Trap Erich Kästner J KAS
Erorux Prankster 5 Times Revenge Lindsay Eland J ELA
Rogue Determination Malala’s Magic Pencil Malala Yousafzai J 361.2083 YOU
Patrihorn Fatherly Figure Waiting for Augusta Jessica Lawson J LAW
Milne Best Friend Winnie-the-Pooh (Heritage Classic) A. A. Milne J MIL
Aurelius Coping with Bullying, Discrimination…etc. Real Friends Shannon Hale J HAL
Wrap-per Mummies Mummies in the Morning (Magic Tree House; Book 3) Mary Pope Osborne JS OSB
Draught Spirit Nightime: Too Afraid to Scream (Little Apple) Todd Strasser J STR / JS STR
Ciel Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Calico Illustrated Classics) Adapted By: Lisa Mullarkey JS MUL
Darunnis Evil Doll Darling Doll (Hauntiques) Thomas Kingsley Troupe J TRO
Timpani Ghost Evie’s Ghost Helen Peters J PET
Molder Frankenstein Guts or Bust (The Frankenstein Journals) Scott Sonneborn J SON
Gargone Gargoyle Max Helsing and the Thirteenth Curse (Max Helsing: Monster Hunter, Book 1) Curtis Jobling J JOB
Skelty Skeleton Patrick Carmen’s Skeleton Creek Patrick Carman J CAR
Vilika Ghostbuster Spirit Hunters Ellen Oh J OH
Winique Fear The Ghost of Crutchfield Hall Mary Downing Hahn J HAH
Zomble Zombie The Last Kids on Earth and the Zombie Parade Max Brallier J BRA
Snarkless Headless Horseman The Sleepy Hollow Mystery (Boxcar Children Mysteries, Book 141) Gertrude Chandler Warner J WAR
Grimsbane Witch The Witches Roald Dahl J DAH
Buggeyman Boogeyman A Monster Calls Patrick Ness Y NES
Nostro Vampire Half Ghost (Volume 1) Zed Yeo Y SING YEO
Skorpius Tragedy, Vengeance Hamlet (Short Sharp Shakespeare Stories) William Shakespeare Retold by: Anna Claybourne J CLA
Gaheris Knight in Shining Armour The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors Drew Daywalt JP DAY
Rascal Trickster Thor and Loki : A Viking Graphic Novel Carl Bowen J BOW
Lothar Martian Asylum: Refugees of Mars (Redworld Series) A.L. Collins J COL
Centre-pid Sportsman Sporty Kids Series Felice Arena JS ARE
Griselda The Other-Parents Coraline Neil Gaiman J GAI