Intro. OREGON BATTLE OF THE BOOKS. 2009-10 Booklist 3-5 Division. Beauty By Bill Wallace Genre: Realistic Fiction The BFG By Roald Dahl Genre: Fantasy Bud, Not Buddy By Christopher Paul Curtis Genre: Historical Fiction Emmy and the Incredible Shrinking Rat By Lynne Jonell
Intro OREGON BATTLE OF THE BOOKS 2009-10 Booklist 3-5 Division
Beauty By Bill Wallace Genre: Realistic Fiction The BFG By Roald Dahl Genre: Fantasy Bud, Not Buddy By Christopher Paul Curtis Genre: Historical Fiction Emmy and the Incredible Shrinking Rat By Lynne Jonell Genre: Mystery/Fantasy Esperanza Rising By Pam Munoz Ryan Genre: Historical Fiction The Frog Princess By E.D. Baker Genre: Fantasy Gregor the Overlander By Suzanne Collins Genre: Fantasy Honus and Me By Dan Gutman Genre: Science Fiction Igraine the Brave By Cornelia Funke Genre: Fantasy Iron Thunder By Avi Genre: Historical Fiction Oregon Battle of the Books 3rd-5th Division Leonardo da Vinci By Mary Pope Osborne Genre: Non-fiction Marley: A Dog Like No Other By John Grogan Genre: Non-fiction Mysterious Benedict Society By Trenton Lee Stewart Genre: Mystery No Talking By Andrew Clements Genre: Realistic Fiction Piper Reed, Navy Brat By Kimberly Willis Genre: Realistic Fiction Socks By Beverly Cleary Genre: Realistic Fiction
BeautyBy Bill WallaceGenre: Realistic Fiction Have you ever loved an animal? Luke learns much more than horsemanship when he becomes best friends with Beauty.
The BFG The BFG By Roald Dahl Genre: Fantasy Sophie’s life is changed forever when she is kidnapped by a huge giant (BFG). Learn about frobscottle and whizzpopping and many other wonderful things in the BFG’s world..
Bud, Not Buddyby Christopher Paul CurtisGenre: Historical Fiction Can Bud, a runaway and orphan, find his father with a bag of rocks and a jazz band poster as his clues? Set during the Great Depression (1929).
Emmy and the Incredible Shrinking Ratby Lynne JonellGenre: Mystery/Fantasy What if you could understand everything the class pet rat said to you? Addison’s life with a horrible nanny is changed after she is bit by the class rat and learns about an evil plan that could ruin her life.
Esperanza Risingby Pam Munoz RyanGenre: Historical Fiction Esperanza’s life is turned upside down when she must leave her wealthy home in Mexico to work in the farm camps of California. Set during the Great Depression.
Gregor the Overlanderby Suzanne CollinsGenre: Fantasy Can Gregor and his two-year-old sister survive help the underworld bats, rats, cockroaches, and spiders during an epic battle?
Honus and Meby Dan GutmanGenre: Science Fiction For time travelers and sports fans! Escape with Joe back to the 1909 World Series and Meet the legendary short stop, Honus Wagner.
Igraine the Braveby Cornelia FunkeGenre: Fantasy Igraine must muster the courage to track down the hairs of a giant needed to transform her parents from pigs back to human.
Iron Thunderby AviGenre: Historical Fiction Iron clads… secret vessels… Spies, war, suspense…
Leonardo da Vinciby Mary Pope OsborneNon-fiction research guide to Monday with a Mad GeniusGenre: Non-fiction Learn about he world’s most famous artist and scientist with Jack and Annie of the Magic Tree House series.
Marley: A Dog Like No Otherby John GroganGenre: Non-fiction Marley, an oversize, energetic, and supremely loving yellow Lab, gets expelled from his first obedience class and creates mayhem wherever he goes!
Mysterious Benedict Societyby Trenton Lee StewartGenre: Mystery/Science Fiction Reynie, Sticky, Kate and Constance are selected for a special school for talented children. Little do they know that they will have to use their talents to save their lives!
No Talking by Andrew ClementsGenre: Realistic Fiction The school is silent. Not one 5th grader is talking…can they keep the contest going? And who will win: the boys or the girls?
Piper Reed, Navy Brat by Kimberly Willis Holt Realistic Fiction School just started and Piper’s family has to move again! How will she find happiness stuck between an older sister, little brother and new puppy?
Socksby Beverly ClearyGenre: Realistic Fiction Cats and new babies? Socks is completely jealous of the new addition in his home. He’s tired of getting kicked out and meals are not what they use to be. How can the two co-exist? AR 4.4 Lexile 660
Frog Princess by E.D. Baker Genre: Fantasy Witches, spells and who to kiss, who to trust? Will Eardec and Emma stay fly-eating frogs forever, or regain their human forms?