Fun with Fiction

books.gif (5024 bytes)Avi. The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle. NY: Orchard Books, 1990. (Juvenile)

Avi. Poppy. NY: Orchard Books, 1995. (Juvenile)

Blackwood, Gary. Shakespeare Stealer. NY: Dutton Childrens Books, 1998. (Juvenile)

Bunting, Eve. SOS Titanic. San Diego, CA: Harcourt Brace 1996. (Juvenile)

Burnett, Frances Hodgson. A Little Princess. NY: Grosset & Dunlap, 1995. (Juvenile)

Cabot, Meg. The Princess Diaries. NY: HarperCollins Pub., 2000. (Young Adult)

Clements, Andrew. Frindle. NY: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 1996. (Juvenile)

Coville, Bruce. The Skull of Truth. San Diego, CA: Harcourt Brace, 1997. (Juvenile)

DiCamillo, Kate. Because of Winn-Dixie. Cambridge, MA: Candlewick Press, 2000. (Juvenile)

Geras, Adele. The Fabulous Fantoras. Book One, Family Flies. NY: Avon Books, 1999. (Young Adult)

Hamilton, Virginia. The House of Dies Dear. NY: Collier Books, 1984. (Juvenile)

Konisburg, E.L. View from Saturday. NY: Athenuem Books for Young Readers.

Macaulay, David. Black and White. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1990. (Juvenile)

Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds. Achingly Alice. NY: Aladdin Paperbacks, 1999. (Young Adult)

Peck, Richard. A Long Way From Chicago: A Novel in Stories. NY: Puffin Books, 2000. (Juvenile)

Sachar,Louis. Holes. NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1999. (Juvenile)

Spinelli, Jerry. Maniac Magee. Boston, MA: Little, Brown & Company, 2000. (Juvenile)

Taylor, Theodore. The Cay. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1969. (Juvenile)

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Gregory, Deborah. Cheetah Girls. NY: Jump at the Sun. (Juvenile)

Erickson, John. Hank the Cowdog. NY: Viking. (Juvenile)

Park, Barbara. Junie B. Jones. NY: Random House. (Juvenile)

Osbourne, Mary Pope. Magic Tree House. NY: Random House. (Juvenile)

Sachar, Louis. Marvin Redpost. NY: Random House. (Juvenile)

Solve many Mysteries:

mystery.gif (17249 bytes)Fleischman, Sid. The 13th Floor. NY: Bantam Doubleday Dell Books for Young Readers, 1997. (Juvenile)

Konisburg, E.L. From the Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler. NY: Atheneum, 1967. (Juvenile)

Medearis, Angela Shelf. The Spray Paint Mystery. NY: Scholastic, Inc., 1996. (Juvenile)

Raskin, Ellen. The Westing Game. NY: Dutton, 1978. (Juvenile)

Wright, Betty Ren. The Dollhouse Murders. NY: Holiday House, 1983. (Juvenile)

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Warner, Gertrude Chandler. The Boxcar Children. Morton Grove, IL: Albert Whitman and Company. (Juvenile)

Sobol, Donald. Encyclopedia Brown. NY: Bantam. (Juvenile)

Van Draanen, Wendelin. Sammy Keyes. NY: Alfred Knopf. (Juvenile)

Historical Fiction: a Land Before Your Time

Montgomery, L.M. Anne of Green Gables. NY: Random House, 1995. (Young Adult)

Meyer, Carolyn. Mary Bloody Mary. San Diego, CA: Harcout Brace, 1999. (Young Adult)

Cushman, Karen. The Midwife’s Apprentice. NY: Clarion Books, 1995. (Juvenile)

Taylor, Mildred. Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry. NY: Dial,1976. (Juvenile)

MacLachan, Patricia. Sarah, Plain and Tall. NY: Harper & Row, 1985. (Juvenile)

Williams, Barbara. Titanic Crossing. NY: Scholatic, 1997. (Juvenile)

Curtis, Christopher P. The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963. NY: Delacorte Press, 1995. (Juvenile)

Curtis, Paul Christopher. Bud, Not Buddy. NY: Delacorte Press, 1999. (Juvenile)

Related Series:

Dear America. NY: Scholastic Inc. (Juvenile)