2014 Lone Star Reading List

[Printable book list]

The Texas Lone Star list is a recommended reading list developed by public and school librarians from the Young Adult Round Table. The purpose of the list is to encourage students in grades 6, 7, or 8 to explore a variety of current books.

Kareem Abdul-Jabba and Raymond Obstfeld / J FIC ABDULJAB
Sasquatch in the Paint

Joelle Charbonneau / YP FIC CHARBONN
The Testing

Eoin Colfer / YP FIC COLFER
W.A.R.P.: The Reluctant Assassin

Brian Farrey / J FIC FARRY
The Vengekeep Prophecies

Jasper Fforde / YP FIC FFORDE
The Last Dragonslayer

Guadalupe Garcia McCall / YP FIC MCCALL
Summer of the Mariposas

Eric Greitens / 359.984 GREITENS
The Warrior's Heart: Becoming a man of compassion and courage

Rachel Hawkins / YP FIC HAWKINS
School Spirits

Gordon Korman / J FIC KORMAN
Ungifted

Amber Kizer / YP FIC KIZER
A Matter of Days

Leon Leyson / J B LEYSON
The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the impossible because possible … on Schindler's list

Diana Lopez / J FIC LOPEZ
Ask My Mood Ring How I Feel

Ashley Edward Miller and Zack Steintz / YP FIC MILLER
Colin Fischer

Diana Peterfreund / YP FIC PETERFRE
For Darkness Shows the Stars

Steve Sheinkin / J 973.7092 SHEINKIN
Lincoln's Grave Robbers

Jonathan Stroud / J FIC STROUD
Lockwood & Co.: The Screaming Staircase

Amy Timberlake / J FIC TIMBERLA
One Came Home

Clare Vanderpoole / J FIC VANDERPO
Navigating Early

Bridget Zinn / YP FIC ZINN
Poison