Looking for an exciting book to read? 
Check out one of the books below!
If you like mysteries...
Skeleton Man by Joseph Bruchac

Tangerine by Richard Bloor

The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin

Wolf Stalker by Gloria Skurzynski (and all other titles in this series)

The Mysterious Matter of I.M. Fine by Diane Stanley

From the Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
by E.L. Konigsburg
If you like historical fiction...
Fever 1763 by Laurie Halse Anderson

Watsons go to Birmingham 1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis

Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park

Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse

Crispen Cross of Lead by Avi
If you like realistic fiction...
Homeless Bird by Gloria Whelan

Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis

Hatchet by Gary Paulsen (and any other by this author)

Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech (and any other by this author)

Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen

Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo

Ask Me No Questions by Marina Budhos

Hope Was Here by Joan Bauer

Holes by Luis Sachar
If you like fantasy...
Theif Lord by Cornelia Funke

The Power of Un by Nancy Farmer

Story Time by Edward Bloor

Inkheart by Cornelia Funke

Eragon by Christopher Paolini

The Divide by Elizabeth Kay

Leven Thumps and the Gateway to Foo
by Obert Skye

First Light
by Rebecca Stead
If you like futuristic...
The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm by Nancy Farmer

The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer

The Giver by Lois Lowry

The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau

The People of Sparks by Jeanne DuPrau
2010 Oklahoma State Sequoyah List
If you like award winners...
Newbery Book Award Winners
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