Readers Advisory

Check out these links for suggestions on what to read!

Novelist is a wonderful database for book suggestions. Click on this link, scoll down, and then find Novelist on the page. Novelist will allow you to search by author, title, and series to find other books like the ones you love.

 

Want to know which book is next in a Series? Bettendorf Public Library site - Search by author or series.

For readers of all ages this is a wonderful resource! Tara Quilitzsch's LiveBinder of Readers Advisory resources http://www.livebinders.com/play/play_or_edit?id=269498

 

Books for Grades 5 and 6 

ALA Newbery Medal Home Page
Offers both current and prior winners of this award for the "most distinguished contribution to American literature for children."

ATN Reading Lists - Genre - http://atn-reading-lists.wikispaces.com/Genre
Investigate book suggestions by genre. Some books may have mature content.

ATN Reading Lists - If you liked listshttp://atn-reading-lists.wikispaces.com/Read+Alikes
Check out these "If you liked" lists to find a book similar to one you enjoyed. Some books may have mature content.

Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site - http://www.booksintheclassroom.com/allreviewed.php
Find the "Reviews by Grade" and choose your grade level to discover some great reading!

Books for Students in Grades 7 and 8 (some of these books may have mature themes)

YALSA's Teens' Top Ten http://www.ala.org/yalsa/teenstopten
These book lists do include books with mature themes. 

YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults-
If you like to read factual books this could be the place for you.

ATN Reading Lists - Genre - http://atn-reading-lists.wikispaces.com/Genre
Investigate book suggestions by genre. Some books may have mature content.

ATN Reading Lists - If you liked listshttp://atn-reading-lists.wikispaces.com/Read+Alikes
Check out these "If you liked" lists to find a book similar to one you enjoyed. Some books may have mature content.

Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site - http://www.booksintheclassroom.com/allreviewed.php
Find the "Reviews by Grade" and choose your grade level to discover some great reading!