Category Archives: Choice Books

Choice Books- Luke Phillipi- Summer of Fear by Lois Duncan

Choice Books- Luke Phillipi- Summer of Fear by Lois Duncan Book: Duncan, Lois. Summer of Fear. Boston: Little, Brown, 1976. Print. Genre: Realistic Fiction, Young Adult Fiction Audience: 5-9 Read-Aloud: Will be done by Wednesday Summary: Rachel is set for … Continue reading

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Please Ignore Vera Dietz

Book: King, A. S. Please Ignore Vera Dietz. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010. Print. Genre: Realistic Fiction Audience: 8th grade and up Read-Aloud: Summary: Themes: Connections: Reactions: Reception:

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I Kill Giants

Book: Kelly, Joe, and J. M. Ken. Niimura. I Kill Giants. Berkeley, CA: Image Comics, 2010. Print. Genre: fiction Audience: 9th grade and up Read-Aloud: Summary: Barbara Thorson, a Dungeons & Dragons-playing fifth grader who carries around a hammer called … Continue reading

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The Book Thief

Book: Zusak, Markus. The Book Thief. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2007. Print. Genre: Realistic Fiction Audience: 9th grade and above Read-Aloud: Summary: Themes: Connections: Reactions: Reception:

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Choice Books- Luke W. Phillipi

I Know What You Did Last Summer by Lois Duncan Summer of Fear by Lois Duncan Sunrise Over Fallujah by Walter Dean Myers The Storm and the Barn by Matt Phelan Hatchet by Gary Paulson Breathing Underwater by Alex Flinn

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Allison’s Choice Books

Title Author Genre/Age Group Awards/Recognition Paper Towns John Green YA Fiction The Outsiders S.E. Hinton YA Fiction Margaret Edwards Award Winning Author Going Bovine Libba Bray YA Fiction Printz Award Winner The Art of Keeping Cool Janet Lisle Historical Fiction … Continue reading

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Stephanie’s Choice Books

Book from one of the authors whose novels we are reading: The Book Thief- Markus Zusak Margaret Edwards Award Winning Author: Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret-Judy Blume Printz Award Winner or Honor Book: Please Ignore Vera Dietz- A.S. … Continue reading

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