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Henderson Middle School

Dekalb County Schools

Reading Ideas!

Reading Ideas & Resources
Looking for a good book?  Use the links below to find books and other recommended literacy tools!
Summer Reading Lists 2024

Lists of popular fiction, non-fiction, and graphic novel reads for middle grades and young adults
Fiction and non-fiction book recommendations for children through 8th Grade. (Provided in Galileo, for current password contact Media Specialist)
From Common Sense Education, this is a comprehensive list of diagnostic tools and apps to promote literacy, reading comprehension, vocabulary and fluency. 
Find books based on Lexile reading levels
Explore lists of past and current Georgia Children's Book Award Nominees and Winners for grades K-8 from the University of Georgia  
Current and past Peach Award nominees and winners for Teens and Young Adults
Explore all books receiving the Coretta Scott King Award dating back to 1970 
Explore current and past lists of books which have been awarded honors such as the Newberry, Caldecott, Belpre, and Geisel awards among many others   
Learn about the books others don't want you to read! 
Books all young Georgians should read
Books and other resources from the DCPL 
Explore book lists recommended by the  Young Adult Library Services Association 
Explore book lists for adolescents organized by genre and subject areas
 Explore lists of books for youth as recommended by the School Library Journal
Guys Read is a literacy program to help boys become lifelong readers