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Book Suggestions

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Book Recommendations Sorted by Lexile Level


Some of My Favorite Books

The Little House series by Laura Ingalls Wilder

A to Z Mysteries

Boxcar Children Series

The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick
11 Birthdays by Wendy Mass

Escape From Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein
The Genius Files series by Dan Gutman
Wish by Barbara O’Connor
The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo
The Wild Robot by Peter Bown
Star Wars Jedi Academy series by Jeffrey Brown and Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Stuart Little by E.B. White

James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl

I Survived series by Lauren Tarshis


Some of My Favorite Authors

Derek Jeter

Beverly Cleary

Judy Blume

Mike Lupica

Wendy Mass

Russell Freedman


More Challenging

Lemony Snicket - A Series of Unfortunate Events

Fablehaven by Brandon Mull

Alex Rider by Anthony Horowitz

Rick Riordan -

  • Percy Jackson & the Olympians,
  • The Kane Chronicles,
  • The Heroes of Olympus,
  • 39 Clues

Cornelia Funke Inkheart trilogy  and other titles

Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling

Infinity Ring Series by James Dashner

Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien

Chronicles of Narnia by CS Lewis

Mysterious Benedict Society (trilogy) by Trenton Lee Stewart

Fever 1793, Chains & Forge by Laurie Halse Anderson

The One and Only Ivan, Home of the Brave, Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate

The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle, Sophia’s War, Poppy by Avi

Chasing Vermeer & The Wright Three by Blue Balliett

Because of Mr. Terupt Buyea

Artemis Fowl Series by Eoin Colfer

Bud, Not Buddy, Elijah of Buxton, The Watsons go to Birmingham, The Mighty Miss Malone by Christopher Paul Curtis

Book of Ember series by Jeanne DuPrau

Scientists in the Field series by various authors

Shadow Children series, Missing series by Margaret Peterson Haddix

The Fourteenth Goldfish, Penny from Heaven, Turtle in Paradise, Sunny Side Up (graphic novel) by Jennifer Holm

Invention of Hugo Cabret, Wonderstruck, The Marvels by Brian Selznick

We Are the Ship & Heart and Soul by Kadir Nelson

All of the Above & All Shook Up by Shelley Pearsall

Wednesday Wars by Gary Schmidt

Crash, Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli