The books can be read in any order. In fact, we suggest reading the various synopses and picking one that really piques your interest and 'speaks to you'.
If you love animals of all kinds, then The Promise of Lumby is a great choice.
If you relish town dynamics and love the power of a community, than Lumby's Bounty is it.
Or, for artists and art lovers alike, Stealing Lumby would be a great place to start.
But for those who want to begin at the beginning, the order in which they were written is....