This is the official book list for the 2022-2023 school year. 3rd-4th Grade Division will read a total of 12 books (gray and green icons), 5th-6th Grade Division will read 16 (gray, green, blue, and purple icons), and 7th-8th Grade Division will read 8 books (gray, purple, and orange icons).

All Grade Divisions

  • Book of Genesis

    NIV Bible (Chapters 1-25)

  • The Horse and His Boy

    (The Chronicles of Narnia) C.S. Lewis

3rd-4th & 5th-6th Grade Divisions

  • A Wolf Called Wander

    Rosanne Parry

  • Charlotte's Web

    E.B. White

  • Long Road to Freedom

    (Ranger in Time) Kate Messner

  • Mission Unstoppable

    (The Genius Files) Dan Gutman

  • Misty of Chincoteague

    Marguerite Henry

  • Peter and the Starcatchers

    Dave Barry

  • The BFG

    Roald Dahl

  • The One and Only Bob

    Katherine Applegate

  • The Vanishings

    (Left Behind: The Kids) Jerry B. Jenkins & Tim LaHaye

  • The Wild Robot Escapes

    Peter Brown

5th-6th Grade Division

  • Britfield and the Rise of the Lion

    C.R. Stewart

  • Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer

    John Grisham

5th-6th & 7th-8th Grade Divisions

  • Some Writer!: The Story of E.B. White

    Melissa Sweet

  • The Prophet of Yonwood

    (The City of Ember) Jeanne DuPrau

7th-8th Grade Division

  • George Washington, Spymaster

    Thomas B. Allen

  • Holes

    Louis Sacher

  • The Bronze Bow

    Elizabeth George Speare

  • The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Perilous Journey

    Trenton Lee Stewart