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Summer Reading 2022

Kindergarten/First Grade

  •  I Color Myself Different by: Colin
  • Kaepernick
  • Powwow Day by: Traci Sorell
  • You’re always Enough and More than I
  • Hoped for by Emily Ley
  • My Mommy is a Nurse by Jina Giusto
  • The Wonderful Things You will be by:
  • Emily Winfield Martin
  • Mel Fell by Cory Tabor
  • Mr. Watson’s Chickens by Jarrett
  • Dapier
  • Princess Truly (series) Kelly
  • Greenawalt
  • We Will Find Your Hat by Candy James
  • (graphic novel)
  • Sharice’s Big Voice by Sharice Davids
  • School is Wherever I am by Ellie
  • Peterson

2nd/3rd Grade

  • Aven Green Sleuthing Machine by:
  • Dusti Bowling
  • Once Upon a Tim by: Stuart Gibbs
  • The Bad Guys #16 (series)by: Kate
  • Howard
  • My Magical Feelings: The Magic of Me
  • (series) by: Becky Cummings
  • The Nocturnals: The Mysterious
  • Abductions (series) by: Tracey Hecht
  • Kitty and the Midnight Rescue (series)
  • by Paula Harrison
  • Ham Helsing, Vampire Hunter 1 by
  • Rich Moyer
  • The Adventures of Ally and Amy: The
  • Best Friend Plan by Stephanie
  • Calmenson
  • Investigators (series) (graphic novel)
  • by John Patrick Green
  • Azaleah Lane (Series) by Nikki
  • Shannon Smith
  • Sadiq (Series) by Siman Nuurali

4th/5th Grade

  • The Marvellers by: Kyle Lukoff
  • Some Kind of Spark by: Elle McNicoll
  • Wings of Fire: Flames of Hope Graphic
  • Novel (series) by: Tui T. Sutherland
  • Middle Grade students: ages 8-12
  • Different Kinds of Fruit by Kyle Lukoff
  • Red, White, and Whole by Rajani
  • LaRocca
  • Other Boys by Damian Alexander
  • Megabat (series) by Anna Humphrey
  • I survived: Attack of Grizzles (series)
  • Graphic Novel by Lauren Tarshis
  • Restart by Gordon Korman
  • The Street Beneath my Feet by
  • Charlotte Guillain (nonfiction
  • Stunt Boy in the Meantime by Jason
  • Reynolds
  • Farah Rocks (Series) by Susan Muaddi
  • Darraj
  • The Last Super Chef by Chris Negron
  • Zoey and Sassafras (series) by Asia
  • Citro
  • Ikenga by Nnedi Okorafor
  • Kerry and the Knight of the Forest by
  • Andi Watson (graphic novel)
  • Anya and the Dragon by Sofiya
  • Pasternack
  • The Sea in Winter by Christina Day
  • Young Adult Books (ages 12 and up) (middle
  • school appropriate) “YA”
  • The Taking of Jake Livingston by:
  • Ryan Douglass
  • Instructions for Dancing by: Nicola
  • Yoon
  • Queen of the Tiles by Hanna Alkaf
  • Artie and the Wolf Moon by Olivia
  • Stephens
  • Girl From the Sea by Molly Knox
  • Ostertag
  • Cathedral of Bones by AJ Steiger
  • The Last Cuentista by Donna Barba
  • Higuera
  • Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Córdova
  • Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the
  • Sky (series) by Kwame Mbalia
  • I’ll Be The One by Lyla Lee
  • The Mutant Mushroom Takeover by
  • Summer Rachel Short
  • Links to lists for award winning nominees in
  • Washington State
  • Washington Children’s Choice
  • Picture Book Award Nominees 2022
  • (picture books) (Picture books)
  • WCCPBA Award
  • Towner Book Award Nominees
  • (Nonfiction for all ages)
  • WLA Towner Award
  • Young Reader’s Choice Award

Award Nominees

Grades 4th-6th

Otter Award Nominees (chapter books K-5)