Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

For summer reading, 2012-13 Sunshine State Young Reader's books

Summer reading program

Here are the 2012-13 Sunshine State Young Reader's Awards Program master lists to help students and parents encourage summer reading.

Grades 3-5

Edgar Allan's Official Crime Investigation Notebook by Mary Amato

The Fast and the Furriest by Andy Behrens

The Trouble With Chickens by Doreen Cronin

The Familiars by Adam Epstein and Andrew Jacobson

Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer Holm

Guinea Dog by Patrick Jennings

The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester by Barbara O'Connor

Fortune's Magic Farm by Suzanne Selfors

Aliens on Vacation by Clete Barrett Smith

The Books of Elsewhere: The Shadows by Jacqueline West

Grades 6-8

How Lamar's Bad Prank Won a Bubba-sized Trophy by Crystal Allen

Wild Things by Clay Carmichael

Happenstance Found by P.W. Catanese

The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

Hide and Seek by Katy Grant

Charlie Joe Jackson's Guide to Not Reading by Tommy Greenwald

The Juvie Three by Gordon Korman

A Long Walk to Water: Based on a True Story by Linda Sue Park

The Dangerous Days of Daniel X by James Patterson

The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg by Rodman Philbrick

My Fair Godmother by Janette Rallison

Lost in the River of Grass by Ginny Rorby

The Trouble With Half a Moon by Danette Vigilante

Saint Louis Armstrong Beach by Brenda Woods

For summer reading, 2012-13 Sunshine State Young Reader's books 06/01/13 [Last modified: Friday, May 31, 2013 2:13pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Once 'angry' about Obamacare, Republican David Jolly came to see it as 'safety net'

    Blogs

    Former Congressman David Jolly, who ran against Obamacare in 2013, said in an interview Monday night that he now considers it a "safety net."

  2. Five children hospitalized after chlorine release at Tampa pool store

    Accidents

    Five children were sickened at a pool store north of Tampa on Monday after a cloud of chlorine was released, according to Hillsborough County Fire Rescue.

  3. Deputies find unidentified decomposing body in Dunedin canal

    Public Safety

    DUNEDIN — Pinellas County sheriff's deputies found an unidentified male body floating in a Dunedin canal Monday afternoon, the Sheriff's Office said.

  4. Rays acquire slick-fielding shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria from Marlins

    The Heater

    ST. PETERSBURG — Chaim Bloom said the Rays weren't necessarily in the market for a shortstop. The team has a number of those. But when the Marlins recently began shopping Adeiny Hechavarria, well, that was too much to pass up.

    Adeiny Hechavarria has emerged as one of baseball’s top defensive shortstops in the past three seasons with the Marlins.
  5. Lightning journal: Forward Yanni Gourde agrees to two-year deal

    Lightning Strikes

    TAMPA — Just three years ago, Yanni Gourde was fighting to stay in pro hockey.

    Tampa Bay Lightning center Yanni Gourde celebrates after scoring against the Florida Panthers during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, March 11, 2017, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara) TPA108