Created for the by accinent


									                       Reading- Reluctant Reader
                                             Updated 11/21/07

Byars, Betsy. Bingo Brown, Gypsy Lover. jF Bya
Carter, Alden. Bull Catcher. jF Car
Cleary, Beverly. Strider. jF Cle
Conrad, Pam. Stonewords: A Ghost Story. jF Con
Cooney, Caroline B. Driver’s Ed. jF Coo
-----. Face on the Milk Carton. jF Coo 1994
Crutcher, Chris. Ironman. jF Cru
Curtis, Christopher Paul. The Watsons Go to Birmingham- 1963. jF Cur
Davis, Jenny. Sex Education: A Novel. jF Dav
DeFelice, Cynthia. Weasel. jF DeF
Draper, Sharon M. Forged by Fire. jF Dra
Duncan, Lois. Gallows Hill. jF Dun
Fleischman, Paul. The Borning Room. jF Fle
Fleischman, Sid. The Midnight Horse. jF Fle
Haddix, Margaret Peterson. Among the Hidden. jF Had
Hinton, S. E. The Outsiders. jF Hin 1995
-----. Rumble Fish. jF Hin
-----. Taming the Star Runner. jF Hin
-----. Tex. jF Hin
Hoover, H. M. Away Is a Strange Place to Be. jF Hoo
Justice League Adventures. jF Jus
Klause, Annette. Curtis. Blood and Chocolate. jF Kla
-----. Silver Kiss. jF Kla 1992
Konigsburg, E.L. From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler. jF Kon
Levine, Gail Carson. Ella Enchanted. jF Lev
MacLachlan, Patricia. Journey. jF Mac
Myers, Walter Dean. Monster. jF Mye
-----. Somewhere in the Darkness. jF Mye
Nixon, Joan Lowery. Caught in the Act. jF Nix
-----. In the Face of Danger. jF Nix
-----. A Place to Belong. jF Nix
-----. Search for the Shadowman. jF Nix
O'Dell, Scott. Thunder Rolling in the Mountains. jF ODe
Paulsen, Gary. Brian’s Winter. jF Pau
-----. Call Me Francis Tucket. jF Pau
-----. Mr. Tucket. jF Pau
-----. The River. jF Pau
-----. Sarny: A Life Remembered. jF Pau
-----. The Schernoff Discoveries. jF Pau
-----. Woodsong. jF Pau
Petersen, P.J. White Water. jF Pet
Quattlebaum, Mary. Jackson Jones and the Puddle of Thorns. jF Qua
Schusterman, Neil. The Dark Side of Nowhere. jF Sch
Smith, Jeff. Out from Boneville. jF Smi
Smith, Robert Kimmel. The War with Grandpa. jF Smi
Soto, Gary. Taking Sides. jF Sot
Speare, Elizabeth George. The Sign of the Beaver. jF Spe 1984
Spinelli, Jerry. There's a Girl in My Hammerlock. jF Spi
Stoker, Bram. Dracula. jF Sto 1997
Ultimate Spider-Man: Powerless. jF Ult
Vail, Rachel. Wonder. jF Vai 1993
Velde, Vivian Vande. Never Trust a Dead Man. jF Van
Williams, Carol Lynch. The True Colors of Caitlynne Jackson. jF WiL
Wyeth, Sharon Dennis. Vampire Bugs: Stories Conjured from the Past. jF Wye

Daldry, Jeremy. The Teenage Guy's Survival Guide. j305.235 D138b 1999
Fogle, Bruce. The Encyclopedia of the Cat. j636.8 F656e
Fritz, Jean. Bully for You, Teddy Roosevelt! j921 R781f9
Gates, Phil. The History News: Medicine. j610.9 G259h q
Janulewicz, Mike. Yikes!: Your Body, Up Close! j611 J35y
Jenkins, Steve. Top of the World: Climbing Mount Everest. j796.522 J52t
King, Martin Luther. I Have A Dream. j305.896 K53i q
Kramer, Stephen. Eye of the Storm: Chasing Storms with Warren Faidley. j778.9 K89e
Marschall, Ken. Inside the Titanic. j910.916 M363i q
O'Grady, Scott. Basher Five-Two: The True Story of f-16 Fighter Pilot Captain Scott O'Grady. j921 O35o
Stine, R. L. It Came From Ohio: My Life as a Writer. j810.92 S859s
Willson, Quentin. Classic American Cars. j629.222 W742c

Repetitive Texts / Pattern Books
Aardema, V. Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain: A Nandi Tale. jE Aar
Zemach, Harve. The Judge, an Untrue Story. jE Zem

Poetry and Verse
Adoff, Arnold. All the Colors of the Race. j811.54 A239a
Adoff, A. Street Music: City Poems. j811 A239st
Bruchac, J. Thirteen Moons on Turtle’s Back: A Native American Year of Moons. j811 B887t
Carlsen, L. M. Cool Salsa: Bilingual Poems on Growing up Latino in the United States. j811 C774
Cole, JoAnna. Anna Banana: 101 Jump-Rope Rhymes. j398 C689a
-----. Miss Mary Mack and Other Children’s Street Rhymes. j796.1 M678
Cole, W. Poem Stew. j811.54 C689p
Feelings, T. Soul Looks Back in Wonder. j811 S722
Fletcher, Ralph. Relatively Speaking: Poems About Family j811 F614r
Glen, Mel. Jump Ball: A Basketball Season in Poems. jF Gle
-----. The Taking of Room 114: A Hostage Drama in Poems. jF Gle
Myers, Walter Dean. Harlem. j811 M996h q
Prelutsky, Jack. The New Kid on the Block. j811 P924n
-----. Rolling Harvey Down the Hill. j811.54 P924ro
Rylant, Cynthia. Something Permanent. j811.54 E92s
Silverstein, Shel. A Light in the Attic. j811 S587L
-----. Where the Sidewalk Ends. j811 S587w
Tripp, W. A Great Big Ugly Man Came Up and Tied His Horse to Me. j398.8 T836g
Viorst, Judith. If I Were in Charge of the World and Other Worries: Poems for Children and Their Parents.
        j811.54 V798i

Books for Readers Theater / Read-Aloud Texts
Cuyler, M. That’s Good, That’s Bad. jE Lex
McKissack, Patricia. Sojourner Truth: Ain’t I a Woman? j921 T874m
Martin, Bill. Knots on a Counting Rope. jE Mar 1997
Raschka, Chris. Yo! Yes? jE Ras
Trivizas, E. The Three Little Wolves and the Big Bad Pig. jE Tri
Popular Series Books
Cam Jansen
Adler, David. jF Adl
Cam Jansen and the Mystery at the Monkey House.
Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Babe Ruth Baseball.
Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Carnival Prize.
Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Circus Clown.
Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Dinosaur Bones.
Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Gold Coins.
Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Monster Movie.
Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Stolen Diamonds.
Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Television Dog.
Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the U.F.O.
Young Cam Jansen and the Lost Tooth.

Blume, Judy. jF Blu
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing.
Otherwise Known as Sheila the Great.
Double Fudge.

Princess Diaries
Cabot, Meg. jF Cab
The Princess Diaries.
Princess in the Spotlight.
Princess in Love.
Princess in Waiting.
Project Princess.
Princess in Pink.
The Princess Present.

Underland Chronicles
Collins, Suzanne. jF Col
Gregor the Overlander.
Gregor and the prophecy of Bane.
Gregor and the Curse of the Warmbloods.
Gregor and the Marks of Secret.
Gregor and the Code of the Claw.

Hardy Boys
Dixon, Franklin L. jF Dix
The Hardy Boys Handbook: Seven Stories of Survival.

Hank the Cowdog
Erickson, John R. jF Eri 2000
Faded Love.
Further Adventures of Hank the Cowdog.
Let Sleeping Dogs Lie.
Murder in the Middle Pasture.

Joey Pigza
Gantos, Jack. jF Gan
Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key.
Joey Pigza Loses Control.
What Would Joey Do?

Nancy Drew
Keene, Carolyn. jF Kee
The Witch Tree Symbol.

Baby-Sitter’s Club
Martin, Ann M. jF Mar
Mallory’s Christmas Wish.
Stacey McGill, Super Sitter.

Brian Robeson
Paulsen, Gary. jF Pau
Brian’s Return.
The River.
Brian’s Winter.

Culpepper Adventures
Paulsen, Gary. jF Pau
Amos Binder, Secret Agent.

Captain Underpants
Pilkey, Dav. jF Adl
The Adventures of Captain Underpants: An Epic Novel.
Captain Underpants and the Attack of the Talking Toilets: Another Epic Novel.
Captain Underpants and the Invasion of the Incredibly Naughty Cafeteria Ladies from Outer Space: The Third
        Epic Novel.
Captain Underpants and the Perilous Plot of Professor Poopypants: the Fourth Epic Novel.
Captain Underpants and the Wrath of the Wicked Wedgie Woman: The Fifth Epic Novel.
Captain Underpants and the Big, Bad Battle of the Bionic Booger Boy, Part 1: The Night of the Nasty Nostril
        Nuggets: The Sixth Epic Novel.
Captain Underpants and the Big, Bad Battle of the Bionic Booger Boy, Part 2: The Revenge of the Ridiculous
        Robo-Boogers: The Seventh Epic Novel.

Van Draanen, Wendelin. jF Van
Secret Identity.
Attack of the Tagger.
Meet the Gecko.
Enemy Spy.

Boxcar Children
Warner, Gertrude C. jF War
The Boxcar Children.
The Mystery of the Hidden Painting.
Yellow House Mystery.

Books with Lists of Titles for Reluctant Readers
Ammon, Bette. More Rip-Roaring Reads for Reluctant Teen Readers. CML 028.535 A521m
Benedict, Susan. Beyond Words: Picture Books for Older Readers and Writers. CML 028.535 B573
LiBretto, Ellen. High/Low Handbook: Encouraging Literacy in the 1990s. CML 027.626 H638 1990
Pilla, Marianne Laino. The Best: High/Low Books for Reluctant Readers. CML 016.0285 P641b
Rosow, La Vergne. Light ‘n Lively Reads for ESL, Adult and Teen Readers: A Thematic Bibliography.
        CML 428.64016 R822L
Sherman, Gale. W. Rip-Roaring Reads for Reluctant Teens. CML 028.535 S553r

                                       Created by Mary L. Williams Curriculum Materials Library Staff
                                       001 Willard Hall, Oklahoma State University
                                       Stillwater, OK 74078

To top