Book Recommendations



    Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer

    Hatchet by Gary Paulsen

    Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis

    Charlie Bone series by Jenny Nimmo

    Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett

    The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau

    Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling

    Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key by Jack Gantos

    Percy Jackson series by Rick Riordan

    Silent to the Bone by E.L. Konigsburg

    Eggs by Jerry Spinelli

    Dark Life by Kat Falls

    The Spiderwick Chronicles series by T.Diterlizzi and H. Black

    The Maze Runner series by James Dashner

    The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis

    Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card

    Al Capone Does My Shirts (series) by Gennifer Choldenko

    Wonder/Auggie & Me by RJ Palacio 

    Peak by Roland Smith

    Lincoln's Grave Robbers by Steve Sheinkin

    Save Me a Seat by Sarah Weeks & Gita Varadarajan

    The Last Kids on Earth by Max Brallier

    Jake & Lily by Jerry Spinelli 

    El Deafo by Cece Bell 

    I Survived series

    Who Was series 


    Suggested authors who have too many great books to list:

    Jerry Spinelli

    Gary Paulsen

    Louis Sachar

    Jack London

    Andrew Clements

    Gordon Korman

    Carl Hiassen

    Jordan Sonnenblick


    Dan Gutman

    John Feinstein

    Mike Lupica

    Matt Christopher

    **I will do my best to update this list with new book ideas throughout the year!**