Hi Campers! Read all the titles from the list below. If your public library does not own a title or the waiting list is too long for your tastes, don’t forget your library card is good at all SELCO libraries. Requesting a book from elsewhere within Minnesota is another option through MNLINK. Happy Reading! (PDF of List)
Please note that some of the books on this list may seem like they’re too simple or too advanced for these grade levels. These selections were done so deliberately so as to help support the many readers along the entire length of the spectrum.
- Georgia Rules- by Nanci Turner Steveson (HarperCollins, 2017), 9780062374578
- Gorilla Dawn- by Gill Lewis (Atheneum/Caitlyn Dloughy Books, 2017), 9781481486576
- In the Shadow of the Sun- by Anne Sibley O’Brien (Arthur A. Levine Books, 2017), 9780545905749
- Lucky Broken Girl- by Ruth Behar (Nancy Paulsen Books, 2017), 9780399546440
- Mustaches for Maddie- by Chad Morris (Shadow Mountain, 2017), 9781629723303
- The Bamboo Sword- by Margi Preus (Harry N. Abrams, 2015), 9781419708077
- The End of the Wild- by Nicole Helget (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2017), 9780316245111
- The First Rule of Punk- by Celia C. Pérez (Viking Books for Young Readers, 2017), 9780425290408
- The Last Panther- by Todd Mitchell (Delacorte Press, 2017), 9780399555589
- Higher, Steeper, Faster: The Daredevils Who Conquered the Skies- by Lawrence Goldstone (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2017), 9780316350235
- Jack London and the Klondike Gold Rush- by Peter Lourie (Henry Holt and Co. Books for Young Readers, 2017), 9780805097573
- Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets- by Kwame Alexander, Chris Colderley, and Marjory Wentworth (Candlewick Press, 2017), 9780763680947
- Red Cloud: A Lakota Story of War and Surrender- by S.D. Nelson (Harry N. Abrams, 2017), 9781419723131
- Two Truths and a Lie: It’s Alive!- by Ammi-Joan Paquette (Walden Pond Press, 2017), 9780062418791
- Camper’s Choice – Grades 4-5- Any title of your choice!
All book descriptions taken from the Goodreads website or Amazon.