by Clifford B. Hicks is a great book. My brother loves them.
Other "Alvin" books include:
Alvin's Secret Code
Alvin Fernald: Superweasel
Alvin Fernald: Mayor for a Day
Alvin Fernald: TV Anchorman
The Wacky World of Alvin Fernald
Join Alvin, Shoie, Daphne, (or "The Pest") and Alvin's other friends in these hilarious adventures.