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The 6th Grade Nickname Game
by Gordon Korman
RL=4-6
AL=4-8
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, Alfie the Apostrophe
by Moira Rose Donohue; illustrated by JoAnn Adinolfi
RL=1-3
AL=k-4
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All Year Long
by Kathleen W. Deady; illustrated by Linda Bronson
RL=pres-2
AL=pres-3
original
B to top
A Bear For All Seasons
by Diane Marcial Fuchs; illustrated by Kathryn Brown
RL=k-2
AL=pres-3
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Because of Winn-Dixie
by Kate DiCamillo
RL=4-6
AL=3-7
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Beware of the Storybook Wolves
by Lauren Child
RL=k-4
AL=k-5
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The Birchbark House
by Louise Erdrich
RL=4-6
AL=3-7
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Buffalo Jump
by Peter Roop; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
RL=1-4
AL=1-8
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Busy Little Mouse
by Eugenie Fernandes
RL=pres-1
AL=pres-2
original
C to top
Carry On, Mr. Bowditch
by Jean Lee Latham; illustrated by John O’Hara Cosgrave II
RL=5-10
AL=5-10
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Castle in the Attic
by Elizabeth Winthrop
RL=4-6
AL=3-8
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Catherine, Called Birdy
by Karen Cushman
RL=6-9 links

Chicky Chicky Chook Chook
by Cathy MacLennan
RL=pres-2
AL=pres-4
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Coolies
by Yin; illustrated by Chris Soentpiet
RL=4-6
AL=2-8
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D to top
Daughter of Liberty:
A True Story of the American Revolution
by Robert Quackenbush
RL=4-6
AL=4-10
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David Gets in Trouble
by David Shannon
RL=pres-4
AL=pres-3
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Define "Normal"
by Julie Anne Peters
RL=6-10
AL=5-11
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Diary of a Fairy Godmother
by Esmé Raji Codell
RL=4-6
AL=2-8
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Diary of a Fly
by Doreen Cronin; illustrated by Harry Bliss
RL=pres-3
AL=k-5
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Diary of a Worm
by Doreen Cronin; illustrated by Harry Bliss
RL=k-3
AL=2-3
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Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus
by Mo Willems
RL=pres-3
AL=k-3
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Duck on a Bike
by David Shannon
RL=pres-3
AL=1-3
original
E to top
Eight Animals on the Town
by Susan Middleton Elya; illustrated by Lee Chapman
RL=k-3
AL=1-5
original
F to top
Five People You Meet In Heaven
by Mitch Albom
RL=9-12
AL=10-A
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G to top
Girl of the Shining Mountains: Sacagawea’s Story
by Peter and Connie Roop
RL=4-6
AL=2-8
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Gooney Bird Greene
by Lois Lowry; illustrated by Middy Thomas
RL=1-3
AL=1-5
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Goosed
by Bill Wallace; illustrated by Jacqueline Rogers
RL=2-4
AL=1-6
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Grandfather’s Journey
by Allen Say
RL=2-4
AL=k-6
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H to top
The Hello, Goodbye Window
by Norton Juster; illustrated by Chris Raschka
RL=pres-3
AL=k-3
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Henry Hikes to Fitchburg
by Donald B. Johnson
RL=1-4
AL=1-5
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Here a Plant, There a Plant, Everywhere a Plant, Plant!
by Robert Quackenbush
RL=1-4
AL=1-8
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Hog Music
by M.C. Helldorfer; illustrated by S.D. Schindler
RL=k-4
AL=2-8
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Hot Air
by Marjorie Priceman
RL=k-3
AL=k-5
original

How Do Dinosaurs Go to School?
by Jane Yolen; illustrated by Mark Teague
RL=pres-3
AL=pres-5
original
I to top
I Will Never, NOT EVER, Eat a Tomato
by Lauren Child
RL=k-3
AL=k-5
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Island of Hope: The Story of Ellis Island and the Journey to America by Martin W. Sandler RL=5-8
AL=4-8
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J to top
Jake’s Orphan
by Peggy Brooke
RL=4-7
AL=4-8
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Joseph Had a Little Overcoat
by Simms Taback
RL=pres-3
AL=any
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-- Journey Home
by Yochiko Uchida
RL=4-7
AL=4-8
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-- Journey to Topaz
by Yochiko Uchida
RL=4-6
AL=4-8
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K to top
Keeper of Lime Rock: The Remarkable True Story of Ida Lewis
by Lenore Skomal
RL=9-12
AL=6-12
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-- Keeper of the Doves
by Betsy Byars
RL=4-7 links

Keeper of Wisdom
by Laura Berkeley
RL=k-3
AL=k-6
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L to top
Letters from a Desperate Dog
by Eileen Christelow
RL=k-3
AL=k-4
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Little Red Riding Hood: A New Fangled Prairie Tale
by Lisa Campbell Ernst
RL=k-3
AL=k-8
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Llama Llama Red Pajama
by Anna Dewdney
RL=pres-k
AL=pres-3
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M to top
The Man Who Walked Between the Towersl
by Mordicai Gerstein
RL=k-5
AL=1-6
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Max Cleans Up
by Rosemary Wells
RL=pres-2
AL=pres-4
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Midnight for Charlie Bone:
Children of the Red King Book 1
by Jenny Nimmo
RL=4-7
AL=4-9
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The Midwife’s Apprentice
by Karen Cushman
RL=6-9
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The Million Dollar Shot
by Dan Gutman
RL=3-6
AL=3-8
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Miss Bridie Chose a Shovel
by Leslie Connor; illustrated by Mary Azarian
RL=1-4
AL=1-8
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My Kindergarten
by Rosemary Wells
RL=k
AL=pres-3
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N to top
Notes from a Liar and Her Dog
by Gennifer Choldenko
RL=6-8
AL=2-8
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O to top
Off the Map: The Journals of Lewis and Clark
by Peter & Connie Roop; illustrated by Time Tanner
RL=9-12
AL=4-8
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Olivia
by Ian Falconer
RL=pres-3
AL=pres-3
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Once Upon a Time! A Story of the Brothers Grimm
Robert Quackenbush
RL=3-6
AL=3-12
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Our Tree Named Steve
Alan Zweibel; illustrated by David Catrow
RL=1-3
AL=k-5
original
P to top
Pieces of Georgia
by Jen Bryant
RL=6-8
AL=3-10
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Puppeteer’s Apprentice
by D Anne Love
RL=4-6
AL=4-9
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Q to top
Quick, Annie, Give Me a Catchy Line! A Story of Samuel F.B. Morse
by Robert Quackenbush
RL=3-6
AL=3-8
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R to top
Rain Makes Applesauce
by Julian Scheer; illustrated by Marvin Bileck
RL=pres-3
AL=pres-5
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Rosie’s Walk
by Pat Hutchins
RL=pres-1
AL=k-5
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S to top
Sacagawea: Girl of the Shining Mountains
by Peter and Connie Roop
RL=4-6
AL=2-8
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Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes
by Eleanor Coerr
RL=4-6
AL=2-9
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Semiprecious
by D. Anne Love
RL=4-7
AL=4-9
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A Simple Gift
by Nancy Ruth Patterson
RL=3-6
AL=2-8
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A Single Shard
by Linda Sue Park
RL=4-8
AL=3-10
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SOS Titanic
by Eve Bunting
RL=6-9
AL=5 & up
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A Step from Heaven
by An Na
RL=7-12
AL=5 & up
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T to top
The Tale of Despereaux
by Kate DiCamillo; illustrated by Timothy Basil Ering
RL=4-6
AL=3-8
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Thank You, Mr. Falker
by Patricia Polacco
RL=1-4
AL=1-5
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That’s What Friends Are For
by Valeri Gorbachev
RL=k-1
AL=k-3
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Tigress
by Nick Dowson; illustrated by Jane Chapman
RL=k-4
AL=k-5
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Tomorrow’s Alphabet
by George Shannon; illustrated by Donald Crews
RL=k-2
AL=k-5
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The True Story of the Three Little Pigs
by Jon Scieszka; illustrated by Lane Smith
RL=1-4
AL=1-6
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Turtle Bay
by Saviour Pirotta; illustrated by Nilesh Mistry
RL=1-3
AL=pres-4
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Two Slapstick Biographies
by Robert Quackenbush
RL=3-6
AL=3-12
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U to top
Under the Sun
by Arthur Dorros
RL=6-9
AL=4-10
original
V to top
Vera’s Baby Sister
by Vera Roseberry
RL=k-2
AL=k-3
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W to top
Weslandia
by Paul Fleischman
RL=3-6
AL=2-8
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What To Do? What To Do ?
by Toni Teevin; illustrated by Janet Pedersen
RL=k-3
AL=k-5
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Wish You Well
by David Baldacci
RL=6-12
AL=6-12
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X to top
Y to top
A Year Down Yonder
by Richard Peck
RL=4-8
AL=4-10
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Z to top
Zeke Pippin
written and illustrated by William Steig
RL=2-4
AL=1-5
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Zen Shorts
by Jon J Muth
RL=k-4
AL=k-6
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Zinnia’s Flower Garden
by Monica Wellington
RL=k-3
AL=pres-4
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Zoo School
by Laurie Miller Hornik; illustrated by Debbie Tilley
RL=3-5
AL=2-6
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