2011-2012

Erin Waltin's Group

Pictures of Hollis Woods
Watson's Go to Birmingham
Fatty Legs
Charlotte's Web
Tale of Desperaux
Hunchback Assignments
Things not Seen
Hate that Cat
I am a Taxi
Smile

Chris Wilkie's Group

All the lovely bad ones
The juvie three
The strage case of origami yoda
Conspiracy 365: January
The Roar
Nerds
Fatty Legs

2010-2011

Erin Waltin's Group

This is our groups current choices for the 2010-2011 school year:

Graphic Novel- Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick -- boy main character, book medium read -
Fantasty- Lightning Thief by Percy Jackson -- boy main character, harder read -
Mystery- 39 Clues: Maze of Bones by Rick Riordan -- boy/girl main characters, medium read -
Reality Fiction- Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen, -girl main character, harder read
Historical- Nory Ryan's Song by Patricia Reilly Giff, -girl main character, medium read
Willow- Nine Lives of Travis Keating by Jill MacLean, -boy main character, medium read
Classic- Island of the Blue Dophins by Scott O'Dell -girl main character, harder read
Humour- And Then it Happened #1 by Michael Wade, - boys characters, easy
Science Fiction- The Girl Who Owned a City by O.T. Nelson, - girl character, medium/hard read
Aboriginal- Christmas at Wapos Bay by Jordan Wheeler - boy/girl characters, medium read


Previous books

Nose from Jupiter by Scrimger
Sees Behind Trees by Dorris
Clockwork by Pullman
The Westing Game by Raskin
Several Lives of Orphan Jack by Ellis
Coraline by Gaiman
Chasing the Falconers by Korman
The Cheat by Goldman Koss
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by Lewis
Flight from Big Tangle by Daher
The Buried Cross by Baldry
Dark Pond by Bruchac
City of Ember by Duprau
Dragon of Doom by Coville
Al Capone Does My Shirts by Choldenko
Hoot by Hiaasen
The White Fox Chronicles by Paulsen
Walking with the Dead by Falcone
The Prairie Dogs by Goertzen
A Place in the Sun by Rubalcaba
White Lily by Ting-Xing
Trouble with Tuck by Taylor
Among the Hidden by Haddix
The Twits by Dahl
Nory Ryan’s Song by Giff
Skeleton Man by Bruchac
Artemis Fowl by Colfer
Jason’s Gold by Hobbs
No Dead Dogs by Korman
Orphan at My Door by Little
Return of Skeleton Man by Bruchac
Terror Turtle Mountain by Penny Draper
Shredderman: Secret Identity by Wendelin Van Draanen
Ghost Ship by Reiche
Fire Within by Chris d’Lacey
Tunnels of Tyranny by Harelkin Bishop
Danger on Midnight River by Gary Paulsen
Hidden Talents by Lubar
The Life of Anne Frank (graphic novel) by Saunders
City Dogs by Goertzen
Love that Dog by Creech
Artemis Fowl: the Graphic Novel by Colfer
Murder, My Tweet by Hale
Chocolate River Rescue by McGrath Kent
U-Boat Hunter by Perrett
Rebel Glory by Brouwer
Among the Dolls by Sleator
Mr. Chickee’s Funny Money by Paul Curtis
4 Kids in 5E and 1 Crazy year by Francis Schwartz
Murphy and Mousetrap by Olsen
The Girls by Amy Goldman Koss
Good-bye Marianne by Irene N. Watts
The New Kid at School by K.H. McMullan
Sammy Keyes and the Hollywood Mummy by Wendelin Van Draanen
Star in the Storm by Joan Hiatt Harlow
Strorbreaker by Anthony Horowitz
The Heart of a Chief by Joseph Bruchac
The Landry News by Andrew Clements
Scarface by Paul Kropp
The Girl Who Owned a City by O.T. Olsen
So B. It by Sarah Weeks
Into the Woods by Erin Hunter
Graveyard of the Sea by Penny Draper
The Curse of the Shaman by Michael Kusugak
Found by Margaret Peterson Haddix
Swindle by Gordon Korman
Coralin GN by Nel Gaiman
The Young Man and the Sea by Rodman Philbrick
Notes from a Liar and Her Dog by Gennifer Choldenko
Love Among the Walnuts by Jean Ferris

Chris Willkie's Group choices

2007-2008
The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau
The Dark Pond by Joseph Bruchac
Shattered by Eric Walters
Red Kayak by Priscilla Cummings
Iqbal by Francesco D'Adamo
The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo
Hoot by Carl Hiaasen
Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko



2008 - 2009
Rules by Cynthia Lord
Things Not Seen by Andrew Clements
I Am A Taxi by Deborah Ellis
Somebody Else's Summer by Jean Little
No One Must Know by Eva Wiseman
Double Identity by Margaret Haddix
Pictures of Hollis Woods by Patricia Reily Giff
Each Little Bird That Sings by Deborah Wiles

2009 -2010
Battle of the Books

1. Swindle by Gordon Korman

2. Found by Margaret Peterson Haddix

3. The Heart of a Chief by Joseph Bruchac

4. Elijah of Buxton by Christopher Paul
Curtis

5. No Talking by Andrew Clements

6. Flush by Carl Hiaasen

7. Egghead by Caroline Pignat

8. Ryan and Jimmy by Herb Shoveller