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Recommended Reading Lists



Recommended books organized by grade level and compiled by the Houston Area  Independent Schools Library Network.



Newbery Medal

Awarded to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.



Recommended for students in 3rd - 6th grades.

Lone Star

Recommended for students in 6th - 8th grades.


Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults

An award for the best nonfiction book published for young adults.


Maverick Graphic Novel Reading List

 The best graphic novels.

Various and Sundry

J.K. Rowling's POTTERMORE website!


A unique exploration of the Harry Potter books containing new writing from J.K. Rowling - Visit Diagon Alley and choose your own unique wand - The Sorting Hat places you into your house - Compete for the Pottermore House Cup!  Enjoy!