Project Read

33 Minutes by Todd Hasak-Lowy
365 Days of Wonder by R.J. Palacio
Abe Lincoln at Last! by Mary Pope Osborne
Abe Lincoln’s Hat by Martha Brenner
All of the Above by Shelley Pearsall
Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish
The Art of Miss Chew by Patricia Polacco
Balto of the Blue Dawn by Mary Pope Osborne
Be a Perfect Person In Just Three Days by Stephen Manes
Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis
Bunnicula by Deborah Howe
The Case of the Hungry Stranger by Crosby Bonsall
The Castle in the Attic by Elizabeth Winthrop
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White
Chocolate Fever by Robert Kimmel Smith
The Chocolate Touch by Patrick Catling
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs by Judi Barrett
Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate
The Cricket in Times Square by George Selden
Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary
Dolphin Tale adapted by Gabrielle Reyes
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein
Extra Credit by Andrew Clements
Flat Stanley by Jeff Brown
Freckle Juice by Judy Blume
Freedom in Congo Square by Carole Boston Weatherford
Frindle by Andrew Clements
Frog and Toad Are Friends by Arnold Lobel
Frog and Toad Together by Arnold Lobel
From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E.Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg
The Giver by Lois Lowry
The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein
Go Free or Die: Story about Harriet Tubman by Jeri Ferris
Gone Crazy in Alabama by Rita Williams-Garcia
Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh
Harry and the Lady Next Door by Gene Zion
Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
Henry+Mudge and the Great Grandpas by Cynthia Rylant
Hi, Fly Guy! by Tedd Arnold
Hold Fast by Blue Balliett
Holes by Louis Sachar
Hoot by Carl Hiaasen
How My Parents Learned to Eat by Ina Friedman
How to Eat Fried Worms by Thomas Rockwell
The Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes
I Broke My Trunk! by Mo Willems
I Funny by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein
In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson by Bette Lord
The Inquisitor's Tale by Adam Gidwitz
Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai
Jake Drake, Bully Buster by Andrew Clements
James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
The Janitor’s Boy by Andrew Clements
Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key by Jack Gantos
The Jolly Postman (or,Other People’s Letters) by Janet Ahlbert
Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Peña

The Lemonade War by Jacqueline Davies
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
The Lions of Little Rock by Kristin Levine
Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Love that Dog by Sharon Creech
Lucy & Andy Neanderthal by Jeffrey Brown
Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli
Miss Nelson Is Missing! by Harry Allard
Mr. Popper’s Penguins by Richard Atwater
My Buddy by Audrey Osofsky
Nate the Great by Marjorie Sharmat
Nobody Owns the Sky(Bessie Coleman) by Reeve Lindbergh
Nothing but the Truth by Avi
Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
On My Honor by Marion Bauer
The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
Out of My Mind by Sharon Draper
Pax by Sara Pennypacker
The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
The Pinballs by Betsy Byars
Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson
Sam and the Lucky Money by Karen Chinn
Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan
Save Me a Seat by Sarah Weeks & Gita Varadarajan
The Seventh Most Important Thing by Shelley Pearsall
Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare
Stinky Cheese Man & other Fairly Stupid Tales  by Jon Scieszka
Stone Fox by John Reynolds Gardiner
The Stories Julian Tells by Ann Cameron
The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo
There Is a Bird on Your Head! by Mo Willems
There’s a Boy in the Girls’ Bathroom by Louis Sachar
Three Times Lucky by Sheila Turnage
Through My Eyes by Ruby Bridges
The Titanic, Lost and Found by Judy Donnelly
Towers Falling by Parker Rhodes
Trouble Don’t Last by Shelley Pearsall
The Trouble with Chickens by Doreen Cronin
The Trumpet of the Swan by E.B. White
Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt
Voices in the Park by Anthony Browne
Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech
The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
The War with Grandpa by Robert Kimmel Smith
The Watsons Go To Birmingham by Christopher Paul Curtis
The Wednesday Surprise by Eve Bunting
Weekends with Max and his Dad by Linda Urban
The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin
What Happened on Fox Street by Tricia Springstubb
When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead
Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls
The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman
Wolf Hollow by Lauren Wolk
Wonder by R.J. Palacio
The World According to Humphrey by Betty Birney
A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L’Engle
Yang the Youngest and His Terrible Ear by Lensey Namioka
The Year of Billy Miller by Kevin Henkes

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The titles above list book sets that are available for booking and borrowing by all patrons. For an online browsable list of Project Read, see Project Read in our catalog - bookable  discussion sets for children's books. Here's how to book:

Booking Guidelines

"Bookable" items like Project Read sets may be booked up to one year in advance.   Call your branch to book items.
  • Loan period = 6 weeks (non-renewable)
  • We need at least 2 business days to accommodate bookings.
  • Overdue fines are $1.00 per set, per day.
To book an item you will need:
  • Your library card number.
  • The title of the item.
  • The date the item is needed.
  • The branch where you will pick up the item.