Spanish/English Book List 2017-18 (in English)
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This beloved Newbery Medal-winning novel by bestselling author Katherine Paterson is a modern classic of friendship and loss. This paperback edition is rack size. This middle grade novel is an excellent choice for tween readers in grades 5 to 6, especially during homeschooling.
From the author of The BFG and Matilda!
Esperanza Rising joins the Scholastic Gold line, which features award-winning and beloved novels. Includes exclusive bonus content!
$5.09ISBN: 9781481411028Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 27th, 2014
What’s a guy gotta do to get some freckles? This perennial bestselling favorite from Judy Blume has a fresh new look!
More than anything in the world, Andrew Marcus wants freckles. His classmate Nicky has freckles—they cover his face, his ears, and the whole back of his neck. But when Andrew asks Nicky where he got them, Nicky just says he was born with them.$6.79ISBN: 9780060730260Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Greenwillow Books - March 29th, 2011
The New York Times bestselling debut novel from acclaimed children's author Katherine Hannigan is both very funny and extraordinarily moving, and is an excellent choice for tween readers in grades 5 to 6, especially during homeschooling. It’s a fun way to keep your child entertained and engaged while not in the classroom.
$6.79ISBN: 9780064403689Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - May 5th, 2020$7.64ISBN: 9780689835827Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2000
Marty will do anything to save his new friend Shiloh in this Newbery Medal–winning novel from Phillis Reynolds Naylor.
When Marty Preston comes across a young beagle in the hills behind his home, it's love at first sight—and also big trouble. It turns out the dog, which Marty names Shiloh, belongs to Judd Travers, who drinks too much and has a gun—and abuses his dogs.$5.94ISBN: 9780064401326Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - April 27th, 2010
John Reynolds Gardiner's classic action-packed adventure story about a thrilling dogsled race has captivated readers for more than thirty years. This middle grade novel is an excellent choice for tween readers in grades 5 to 6, especially during homeschooling. It’s a fun way to keep your child entertained and engaged while not in the classroom.$7.64ISBN: 9780763680893Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Candlewick - December 8th, 2015
A brave mouse, a covetous rat, a wishful serving girl, and a princess named Pea come together in Kate DiCamillo's Newbery Medal–winning tale.$8.49ISBN: 9780544336261Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - July 1st, 2014
1994 Newbery Medal Winner
The Giver, the 1994 Newbery Medal winner, has become one of the most influential novels of our time. The haunting story centers on twelve-year-old Jonas, who lives in a seemingly ideal, if colorless, world of conformity and contentment.$6.79ISBN: 9780312369811Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Square Fish - August 21st, 2007
The classic novel about a young girl who stumbles upon a family's stunning secret
What if you could live forever?