1. Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery (Grade 5-7)
  2. Coraline by Neil Gaiman (Grade 3-7)
  3. Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan (Grade 5-8)
  4. Evan’s Corner by Elizabeth Start Hill, illus. by Sandra Speidel (K-Grade 2)
  5. From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L Konigsburg (Grade 3-7)
  6. Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh (Grade 3-7)
  7. Harry Potter and the Sorcer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling (Grade 3 & Up)
  8. The Man Who Lived Alone by Donald Hall, illus. by Mary Azarian & David R. Godine (K-Grade 2)
  9. Matilda by Roald Dahl (Grade 3-7)
  10. The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate (Grade 4-6)
  11. The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster (Grade 3-7)
  12. Serafina and the Black Cloak by Robert Beatty (Grade 4-8)