Joining a book club is an awesome way to discover amazing new books to read, get to know new people and become a stronger reader. As a librarian, one of my favorite parts of having a book club is getting to know Manor Middle School students better; it's like having my own class in the library! 

Texas Bluebonnet Nominee List  2017 -2018


Allen, Crystal. The Magnificent Mya Tibbs: Spirit Week Showdown. HarperCollins/Balzer & Bray, 2016. hb 978-0062342331, pb 978-0062342348

Appelt, Kathi and Allison McGhee. Maybe a Fox. Simon & Schuster/Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books, 2016. hb 9781442482425, pb 9781442482432, ebook 9781442482449, audio 9781442394353, eAudio 9781442394360

Barnhill, Kelly. The Girl Who Drank the Moon. Algonquin Young Readers/Workman Publishing, 2016. hb 978161620-5676, ebook 9781616205679

Barton, Chris, Illustrated by Don Tate. Whoosh! Lonnie Johnson’s Super-Soaking Stream of Inventions. Charlesbridge, 2016. hb 9781580892971, ebook PDF 9781607348542, ebook PUB 9781607346401

Bauer, Joan. Soar. Penguin/Viking, 2016. hb 9780451470348, ebook: 9780698159945
Bauer, Marion Dane. Illustrated by Jennifer A. Bell. Little Cat’s Luck. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2016. hb 9781481424882, pb(Coming February 2017) 9781481424899, ebook 9781481424905

Brallier, Max. Illustrated by Douglas Holgate. The Last Kids on Earth. Penguin/Viking, 2015. hb 9780670016617, ebook 9780425287569

Brown, Monica. Illustrated by Angela Dominguez. Lola Levine: Drama Queen. Little Brown, 2016. hb 9780316258432, tp 9780316258425, ebook 9780316258395

Cousteau, Philippe and Deborah Hopkinson. Illustrated by Meilo So. ​Follow the Moon Home: A Tale of One Idea, Twenty Kids, and a Hundred Sea Turtles. San Francisco, Chronicle, 2016. hb 9781452112411, ebook 9781452154121

Eulberg, Elizabeth. Illustrated by Erwin Madrid. The Great Shelby Holmes. Bloomsbury, 2016. hb 9781681190518, ebook 9781681190525

Gemeinhart, Dan. Some Kind of Courage. Scholastic, 2016. hb 9780545665773, pb 978-0545665827, audio 9780545910125 Hood, Susan. Illustrated by Sally Wern

Comport. Ada’s Violin. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2016. hb 9781481430951, ebook 9781481430968, Spanish hb 9781481466578, Spanish ebook 9781481466592

Jamieson, Victoria. The Great Pet Escape (Pets on the Loose). Macmillan/Henry Holt, 2016. hb 9781627791052, pb 9781627791069,

Jung, Mike. Unidentified Suburban Object. Scholastic, 2016. Hb 978-0545782265, pb 9781338120745

Lloyd, Natalie. The Key to Extraordinary. Scholastic, 2016. hb 978-0545552745, pb 9780545552769

Marshall, Joseph. Illustrated by James Mark Yellowhawk. In the Footsteps of Crazy Horse. Amulet Books, an imprint of ABRAMS, 2015. hb 9781419707858

Peck, Richard. The Best Man. Penguin/Dial, 2016. hb 9780803738393 ebook 9780698189737

Rhodes, Jewell Parker. Towers Falling. Little Brown, 2016. hb 9780316262224, ebook 9780316262231, audiobook 9781478909699

Tonatiuh, Duncan. The Princess and the Warrior. Abrams Books for Young Readers, an imprint of ABRAMS, 2016. hb 9781419721304, audio cd 9781520049502 Turk, Evan. The Storyteller. Simon & Schuster/Atheneum, 2016. hb 9781481435185, ebook 9781481435192