Liz and Dan Krieger’s Casa de Children’s Books
Amulet graphic series.
Babymouse graphic series by Holt.
Babysitter’s Club graphic series, Drama, Sisters, Smile (also graphic novels) by Reina
Bad Boy easy graphic series.
Big Al series.
Bone graphic series.
Calvin and Hobbes graphic series.
Dav Pilkey ….all titles!
Alexander, Kwame: Crossover, Booked, etc.
Alvarez, Julia: Tia Lola titles. and Return to Sender.
Applegate, Kate: Wishtree.
Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker: War that Saved My Life, War I Finally Won, Jefferson’s Sons, Ruthie’s Gifts, President’s Daughter, etc.
Brock: No Flying in the House.
Colder, Chris: Land of Stories series.
Connor, Leslie: Waiting for Normal and the hilarious All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook.
Dahl, Roald, best short kids’ novels: Esio Trot, Fantastic Mr. Fox, and The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me.
DiCamillo, Kate: Tale of Despereux, Mercy Watson series, Magician’s Elephant, Tiger
Rising and Because of Winn Dixie.
Dork Diary series.
Gantos, Jack: autobiographical novels
Newbery Award winning Dead End in Norvelt and its sequel, From Norvelt to Nowhere.
Godwits, Adam: Inquisitor’s Tale.
Hiassen, Carl, kids’ novels: Flush, Scat, Hoot, Chomp, etc.
Johnston, Tony: Any Small Goodness, The Mummy’s Mother, Bone by Bone, Spoon in the Bathroom Wall.
Kordan, Gordon: Framed, Swindle, Hypnotists, Zoobreak, Ungifted, Schooled, Slacker, No More Dead Dogs.
Mikaelsen, Ben: Sparrow Hawk Red, Touching Spirit Bear.
Morpurgo, Michael: Shadow, Elephant in the Garden, Medal for Leroy.
Palacio, R.J.: Wonder, Augury & Me, 365 Days of Wonder.
Sachar, Louis: Wayside School stories, Marvin Redpost series, There’s a Boy in the Girls’ Bathroom.
Smith, Alexander McCall: short children’s mysteries: many set in Africa.
St. John, Lauren: Animal Healer series including Last Leopard, White Giraffe, Dolphin Song, etc.
Tarshis, Lauren: I Survived series.
Thaler, Mike: short, easy, funny Black Lagoon series.
Warner, Gertrude: ONLY need first book in Boxcar series, simply called Boxcar Children series.
Weeks, Sarah: Pie, So B. It, Honey.
Wimpy Kid series.
Woodson, Jacqueline: Brown Girl Dreaming, Feathers, After Tupac And D Foster.
Shel Silverstein’s Light in the Attic, Lafcadio the Lion Who Shot Back, etc.
Any stories by Jack Gantos…. including Deadend in Norvelt series and series about
Joey Pigza. All hilarious and thought provoking.
Sylvia & Aki…..World War II changes the lives of two girls, Mexican American and Japanese American, with historic school discrimination court case, etc.
Paper Wishes….Japanese American relocation camp story.
Wolf Hollow by Lauren Will.
Nonfiction, Poetry and Sp/Eng:
National Geographic kids’ titles. Who Was Malala, Sonia Sotomayor, Who Was Mother Teresa, etc.
Quien fue la Madre Teresa? Etc.
Quien es Malala Yousafzai? Etc.
Easy Spanish/English dictionaries, including some with pictures.Spanish/English picture books and easy biographies.
San Luis Obispo Teen Book Wish List
Astonishing color of after by Pan
Let’s talk about love by Kann
Starry eyes by Bennett
A study in Charlotte by Cavallaro
The case for Jamie by Cavallaro
The place between breaths by Na An
Blacklisted by Brimner
Out of the blue by Cameron
The storyteller by Chee
All the little lights by McGuire