Recommended Books

History Novels

The Devil's Arthmetic by Jane Yolen 

Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse 

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak


Historic Non-Fiction

Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank 

 I Have Lived A Thousand Years by Livia Bitton-Jackson

Robert E. Lee: Virginian Soldier, American Citizen by James I. Robertson, Jr. 


 Fantasy Novels

 The Golden Comapss by Phillip Pullman

 Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

 Harry Potter by JK Rowling

Savvy by Ingrid Law 


Sports Novels

The Absolute True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

Tangerine by Edward Bloor 



The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins 

The Face on the Milk Carton by Caroline B. Cooney