February: Good Character Reading!

Spokane County Library Suggests…
Honesty Reading List


The Lying King by Alex Beard
Adrian Simcox Does NOT Have A Horse by Marcy Campbell
Escape Goat by Ann Patchett; illustrated by Robin Preiss Glasser
The Berenstain Bears’ Big Track Meet by Mike Berenstain
Three Little Birds by Lysa Mullady ; illustrated by Kyle Reed
Penny and Her Marble by Kevin Henkes
Found, by Jeff Newman

Grades 3-5

Aru Shah and the End of Time by Roshani Chokshi
Another quest for Celeste: A story about Abe Lincoln, honesty, & the power of friendship by Henry Cole
The stinky truth by Joe Berger
Riverbound by Melinda Beatty
News from Me, Lucy McGee by Mary Amato

Middle School

The Parker Inheritance by Varian Johnson
Lexie’s Little Lie by Emma Shevah
Quarantine: A Love Story by Katie Cicatelli-Kuc
Verify by Joelle Charbonneau

High School

The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys
Just Breathe by Cammie McGovern.
In the Role of Brie Hutchens by Nicole Melleby
If I’m Being Honest by Emily Wibberley and Austin Siegemund-Broka
The Lying Woods by Ashley Elston
Red Hood by Elana K. Arnold
The Best Lies by Sarah Lyu
Starworld by Audrey Coulthurst


This list is provided by Spokane County Library District librarians. Author and book suggestions do not necessarily constitute an endorsement by PACE of the author, the entire book content or inherent concepts, or any related organizations or individuals.