• Readers Choices

    Books Chosen by Children

    The Reading Teacher October 2010


    Beginning Readers (Grades K-2)


    Sneezy Louise by Irene Breznak

    Stick Man by Julia Donaldson

    There Was an Old Monster! by Rebecca Emberly

    Trouble Gum by Matthew Cordell

    Turkey Trouble Wendi Silvano

    What Really happened to Humpty?  From the Files of a Hard-Boiled Detective By Jeanie Franz Ransom

    Which Puppy? By Kate Feiffer

    Wink:  the ninja Who Wanted to Be Noticed by J.C. Phillips

    The Yellow Tutu by Kirsten Bramsen



    Young Readers (Grades 3-4)


    Adventures in Cartooning:  How to Turn Your Doodles into Comics

       By James Sturm

    America Ferrera:  Latin Superstar by Sheila Anderson

    Aye-Aye:  An Evil Omen by Miriam Aronin

    Babymouse #11 Dragonslayer Jenmifer and Matthew Holm

    Backpack Stories byKevin O’Malley

    Ben Roethlisberger by Michael Sandler

    Bleuberry Girl by Neil Gaiman

    The Book That Eats People by John Perry

    Bug-a-licious by Meish Goldish

    Chihuahua:  Senor Tiny by Natalie Lunis

    Coretta Scott by Ntozake Shange

    Crow Call by Lois Lowry

    The Day-Glo Brothers:  The True Story of Bob and Joe Switzer’s Bright Ideas and Brand New Colors by Chris Barton

    The Dunderheads by Paul Fleishman

    Face to Face With Gorillas Michael Nichols

    Face to Face With Sharks by David Doubilet

    Gonzalo Grabs the Good Life by Janice Levy

    The King Who Barked:  Real Animals Who Ruled by Charlotte Foltz Jones

    Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute by Jarrett Krosoczka

    Max goes To Jupiter:  A Science Adventure With Max the Dog by Jeffrey Bennett

    Michael Phelps:  Anything is Possible by Meish Goldish

    My Name is Sangoel by Karen Williams

    Oceonology:  The True Account of the Voyage of the Nautilus by Zoticus de Lesseps

    The Plot Chickens by Mary Jane and Herm Auch

    A Picture book of Harry Houdini by David Adler

    Pug:  What a Mug! By Lori Haskins Houran

    Sticky Burr #2 The Prickly Peril by John Lechner

    Stone Rabbit #1:  BC Mambo by Erik Craddock

    Tickety Tock by Jason Robert Brown

    The Trouble with Sisters and Robots by Steve Gritton

    What’s So Special About Planet Earth? By Robert Wells

    You Never Heard of Sandy Koufax?! By Jonal Winter



    Advanced Readers (Grades 5-6)


    10 Inventors Who Changed the World by Clive Gifford

    The Adventures of Benny by Steve Shreve

    Animals by Miranda Smith

    Ask Me Anything:  Every Fact You Ever Wanted to Know by Carol Stott

    Astronomy:  Out of This World by Simon Basher and Dan Green

    Autism and Me:  Sibling Stories by Ouisie Shapiro

    The Dog Days of Charlotte Hayes by Marlane Kennedy

    Dork Diaries:  Tales From a Not-So-Fabulous Life by Rachel Renee Russell

    Dragonbreath by Ursala Vernon

    Extra Credit by Andrew Clements

    Football Champ by Tim Green

    Gifted:  Out of sight, Out of Mind by Marilyn Kaye

    Hero.com: Rise of the Heroes by Andy Briggs

    Knights of the Lunch Table #2:The Dragon Players by Frank Cammuso

    Max Disaster #1 Alien Eraser to the Rescue by Marissa Moss

    Moonshot:  The Flight of Apollo 11 by Brian Floca

    Mudshark by Gary Paulsen

    Outlaw:  The Legend of Robin Hood by Tony Lee

    Persephone by Sally Pomme Clayton

    Runaway Twin by Peg Kehret

    Scat by Carl Hiaasen

    The Seven Keys of Balabad by Paul Haven

    Show Off:  How to Do Absolutely Everything.  One Step at a Time. By S.H. Stephens

    Skeleton Creek #1, #2  by Patrick Carman

    Slob by Ellen Potter

    Tales From The Crypt #8 Diary of a Stinky Dead Kid by Stefan Petrucha

    Umbrella Summer by Lisa Graff

    Wild Girl by Patricia Reilly Giff

    Zoobreak by Gordon Korman












Last Modified on October 26, 2010