YOUNGER READERS (lower elementary - picture books)
  1. All the World by Liz Garton Scanlon
  2. The Book that Eats People by John Perry
  3. Chicken Cheeks by Michael Ian Black
  4. Curious Garden by Peter Brown
  5. The Lion and the Mouse by Jerry Pinkney
  6. Little Beauty by Anthony Browne
  7. Listen to the Wind: the Story of Dr. Greg and Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson
  8. Mouse and Mole; Fine Feathered Friends by Herbert Yee Wong
  9. The Pencil by Allen Ahlberg
  10. Silly Tilly by Eileen Spinelli
  11. A Very Big Bunny by Marisabina Russo
  12. What Does it Mean to Be Global? By Rana DiOrio

MIDDLE READERS (upper elementary)
  1. Frozen in Time by Ali Sparkes
  2. The Grand Mosque of Paris: a Story of how Muslims Rescued Jews during the Holocaust by Karen Ruelle
  3. I Spy Fly Guy by Tedd Arnold
  4. In Memory of Gorfman T. Frog by Gail Donovan
  5. Messing around the Monkey Bars and Other School Poems for Two Voices by Betsy Franco
  6. Mudshark by Gary Paulsen
  7. NERDS: National Espionage, Rescue, Defense Society by Michael Buckley
  8. Nicholas in Trouble by Goscinny
  9. Perry Angel’s Suitcase by Glenda Millard
  10. Tsunami by Kimiko Kajikawa
  11. The Unfinished Angel by Sharon Creech
  12. Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin

OLDER READERS (middle school)
  1. Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen
  2. Angel Boy by Bernard Ashley
  3. The Book of Nonsense by David Michael Slater
  4. The Carbon Diaries, 2015 by Saci Lloyd
  5. Children of the Sea by Daisuke Igarashi
  6. The Day of the Pelican by Katherine Paterson
  7. Fever Crumb by Philip Reeve
  8. If I had a Hammer: Building Homes and Hope with Habitat for Humanity by David Rubel
  9. Kaimira: the Sky Village by Monk Ashland
  10. Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld
  11. Lost Riders by Elizabeth Laird
  12. When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

MATURE READERS (high school)
  1. The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: the Last Career Guide You’ll ever Need by Daniel H. Pink
  2. Bone Worship by Elizabeth Eslami
  3. The Boy who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer
  4. The Demon’s Lexicon by Sarah Rees Brennan
  5. Flash Burnout by L.K. Madigan
  6. The Kids Are All right by Diana Welch
  7. The Lost City of Z: a Tale of Deadly Obsessions in the Amazon by David Grann
  8. The Magicians by Lev Grossman
  9. Shenzhen: a Travelogue from China by Guy Delisle
  10. Socialism is Great: a Worker’s Memoir of the New China by Lijia Zhang
  11. Stitches by David Small
  12. Twenty Chickens for a Saddle: the Story of an African Childhood by Robyn Scott