Oregon State Reading Lists

2015 - 2016 Beverly Cleary Children's Choice Award Nominee

White Fur Flying
This edition: Hardcover, 128 pages
Publication date: March 19, 2013
Ages: 7 - 11

A young boy tries to find his voice with the help of some four-legged friends in this novel from the Newbery-winning author of Sarah, Plain and...

2017 Oregon Battle of the Books Reading List

Stella by Starlight
This edition: Hardcover, 336 pages
Publication date: January 6, 2015
Ages: 9 - 13

When the Ku Klux Klan’s unwelcome reappearance rattles Stella’s segregated southern town, bravery battles prejudice in this Depression-era tour de...

The Unwanteds
(Part of The Unwanteds)
This edition: Hardcover, 400 pages
Publication date: August 30, 2011
Ages: 8 - 12

Every year in Quill, thirteen-year-olds are sorted into categories: the strong, intelligent Wanteds go to university, and the artistic Unwanteds are...

2016 Oregon Battle of the Books Reading List

No Talking
Illustrated by: Mark Elliott
This edition: Hardcover, 160 pages
Publication date: June 26, 2007
Ages: 8 - 12

"You have the right to remain silent." However... The fifth-grade girls and the fifth-grade boys at Laketon Elementary don't get along very well. But...

Illustrated by: Terry Fan
This edition: Hardcover, 288 pages
Publication date: September 24, 2013
Ages: 8 - 12

Embrace possibility in this luminous novel about a girl in search of her past who discovers a secret rooftop world in Paris.Everyone thinks that Sophie...

(Part of The Shiloh Quartet)
This edition: Hardcover, 144 pages
Publication date: September 30, 1991
Ages: 8 - 12

Eleven-year-old Marty Preston loves to spend time up in the hills behind his home near Friendly, West Virginia. Sometimes he takes his .22 rifle to see...

Keeper of the Lost Cities
(Part of Keeper of the Lost Cities)
This edition: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
Publication date: August 6, 2013
Ages: 8 - 12

In this riveting debut, a telepathic girl must figure out why she is the key to her brand-new world—before the wrong person finds the answer...

Michael Vey
The Prisoner of Cell 25
(Part of Michael Vey)
This edition: Hardcover, 336 pages
Publication date: August 9, 2011

The electrifying #1 New York Times bestselling first installment of the action-packed Michael Vey series from author Richard Paul Evans.My name is...

2016 Oregon Book Award Finalist

Absolutely Truly
(Part of A Pumpkin Falls Mystery)
This edition: Hardcover, 368 pages
Publication date: November 4, 2014
Ages: 8 - 12

An unsent letter in a first edition copy of Charlotte’s Web leads to a hunt for treasure in this heartwarming middle grade mystery from the author of...