Arlington ISD Specific Reading Lists

Battle of the Books 2019-2020: 4th Grade

  • Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things (Lenore Look)

  • Because of Winn Dixie (Kate DiCamillo)

  • How to Steal a Dog (Barbara O’Connor)

  • The One and Only Ivan (Katherine Applegate)

  • Turtle in Paradise (Jennifer Holm)

  • The Last Kids on Earth (Max Brallier)

Battle of the Books 2019-2020: 5th Grade

  • 11 Birthdays (Wendy Mass)

  • Out of My Mind (Sharon Draper)

  • Fame and Glory in Freedom, Georgia (Barbara O’Connor)

  • Small Steps (Peg Kehret)

  • Tale of Despereaux (Kate DiCamillo)

  • The Hero Two Doors Down (Sharon Robinson)

Texas Library Association Sponsored Reading Lists

Texas Star Reading List

(Suggestions for age 5-12)

2x2 Reading List

(Suggestions for age 2 to grade 2)

Texas Bluebonnet Award

(Suggestions for grades 3-6)

Lone Star Reading List

(Suggestions for grades 6-8)

TAYSHAS Reading List

(Suggestions for grades 9-12)

Maverick Graphic Novel Reading List

(Suggestions for multiple ages groups)

American Library Association Awards and Lists

The Caldecott Medal

The Coretta Scott King Award

The Newbery Medal

Pura Belpré Medal

Children's Notable Lists