October: Good Character Reading!

Spokane County Library Suggests …
Responsibility Reading List


I Will Be Fierce | Bea Birdsong
When Grandma Gives You a Lemon Tree | Jamie Deenihan
Even Superheroes Make Mistakes| Shelly Becker
It’s Not My Fault! | John Jory
Chicken in Charge | Adam Lehrhaupt
Arise and Shine | Herman Parish

Read aloud:
The 5 o’clock Band | Words by Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews with Bill Taylor; Pictures by Bryan Collier.
Hidden Figures: the True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race | by Margot Lee Shetterly with Winifred Conkling; Illustrated by Laura Freeman

Grades 3-5

Front Desk | Kelly Yang
Calamity in the Cold | Jesse Wiley
My Pet Slime | Courtney Sheinmel
New Shoes | Sara Varon
What a Waste | Jess French

Middle School

Checked | Cynthia Kadohata
Efrén Divided: A Novel | Ernesto Cisneros
On These Magic Shores | Yamile Saied Mendez
Operation Frog Effect | Sarah Scheerger

High School

Gravity |Sarah Deming
Failing Up: How to Take Risks, Aim Higher, and Never Stop Learning | Leslie Odom, Jr.
The Fork, The Witch, and The Worm | Christopher Paolini
This Book is Not Yet Rated | Peter Bognanni