READO Book Selection - By Category
Note: This curation of book titles has been provided to you as an aid in finding books that fulfill the requirements of select READO categories. Descriptions and reviews indicate that these books should be appropriate selections for middle school readers, but they have not been thoroughly vetted by your teachers. Parents are asked to review student book choices and provide guidance in the selection process. If you believe a featured book does not uphold the StoneBridge standards, please notify your child's teacher or librarian.
Find Books at StoneBridge Library
Some of the books featured on this page are available for checkout at StoneBridge library. Stop by soon to check out these and other books that will help you complete your READO categories.
Find Your Books at a Local Public Library
Most of the books featured on this page are available at local public libraries. Find out which libraries have copies of the books you are interested in by visiting WorldCat and searching for the titles. Select the correct book and format (print or eBook) from your search results, to display book information, along with a listing of local libraries that have this title. Be sure to verify book availability and library membership requirements before making a trip to the public library. If you read eBooks and your book is available in this format, Newport News Public Library has an option where you can become a member online, and have access to digital content. You may have to download an app to access eBooks.
Note: Each book recommendation is linked to a site where you can find out more information. Sites include Goodreads.com, author's websites. etc.
Mystery and Thriller Novels
Books With a Character Who Plays a Sport
Books That Feature an Animal as a Main Character
Historical Fiction Novels Set Earlier Than 1700
Novels Set Outside of the United States
Biography or Autobiography of Someone Who is No Longer Alive Today
Nonfiction Books (Not biography, autobiography, or memoir)
Books Written in Verse and Books of Poems
Books of Short Stories
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