August 2016

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl (Creative and magical)

The Witches by Roald Dahl (Imaginative)

The Genius Files: Mission Unstoppable by Dan Gutman (Tense and funny)

The House of Hades by Rick Riordan (Hilarious and exciting)

Middle School: The WORST years of my life by James Patterson (Funny illustrations and ideas)

July 2016

The Last Olympian by Rick Riordan (Funny with tense moments)

Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson (A funny and well illustrated comic book)

A Girl of the Limberlost (audiobook) by Gene Stratton-Porter (Descriptive and each character had a distinct personality)

Seeker of Knowledge by James Rumford (With interesting Hieroglyphs and illustrations)

A Bear Called Paddington by Michael Bond (Imaginative yet believable)

June 2016

Odysseus by Geraldine McCaughrean (A tale of adventure and discovery.)

Who was Franklin Roosevelt? By Margaret Frith (Fun and informative.)

D’aulaires’ Book of Greek Myths by D’aulaires’ (Comprehensive with realistic illustrations!)

Treasury of Egyptian Mythology by Donna Jo Napoli (Beautiful illustrations and excellent word choices!)

Black Ships Before Troy by Rosemary Sutcliff (Vivid descriptions with beautiful watercolor illustrations!)

Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool (Sad and powerful!)

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