• List of Leveled Books

    Level M

    Author                                      Title                                                 

    David Adler                               Cam Jansen Series                             

    Heidi Chang                              Elaine and the Flying Frog                  

    Judy Blume                               Freckle Juice                                    

    Annie Barrows                           Ivy and Bean                                               

    Barbara Cohen                          Molly’s Pilgrim                                   

    Barbara Seuling                        Robert and the Three Wishes              

    Matt Christopher                        Slam Dunk                                         

    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Adapted by Judith Conaway       Mysteries of Sherlock Holmes            


    Level N               

    Lynea Bowdish                           Brooklyn, Bugsy, and Me                            

    Angela Shelf Medearis               The Case of the Missing Trophy           

    Clyde Robert Bulla                     The Chalk Box Kid                              

    Ron Roy                                    The Deadly Dungeon                           

    Rae Bains                                  Harriet Tubman The Road to Freedom

    James Preller                            Jigsaw Jones Mysteries                     

    Carla Stevens                            Lily and Miss Liberty                         

    Joanne Mattern                         Martin Luther King, Jr.

                                                   The Fight For Freedom                       

    Nikki Grimes                             Meet Danitra Brown                           

    Ruth Stiles Gannett                   My Father’s Dragon                            


    Level O

    Beverly Cleary                          Beezus and Ramona                             

    Robert K. Smith                        Chocolate Fever                                 

    Johanna Hurwitz                       Class Clown                                        

    Louis Sachar                             Dogs Don’t Tell Jokes                         

    Ann Cameron                            The Most Beautiful Place in the World

    Beverly Cleary                          The Mouse and the Motorcycle            

    Astrid Lindgren                         Pippi Longstocking                              

    Keith Brandt                              Rosa Parks: Freedom Rider                 

    Ann McGovern                           The Secret Soldier                   

    Jeanne Betancourt                     Ten True Animal Rescues          


    Level P

    Donald J. Sobol                         Encyclopedia Brown Series                  

    Cynthia Rylant                           Gooseberry Park                                

    Roald Dahl                                 Fantastic Mr. Fox                              

    Louis Sachar                          Sideways Stories from Wayside School

    Jon Scieszka                             Me Oh Maya                                      

    Sally Warner                            Not-so-Weird Emma                           

    Betsy Byars                              The Not-Just-Anybody Family            

    Avi                                           Who Stole “The Wizard of Oz?”         


    Level Q

    Deborah and James Howe           Bunnicula                                           

    Marisa Montes                          A Crazy, Mixed-Up Spanglish Day      

    Rich Wallace                             Curveball

    Beverly Cleary                          Dear Mr. Henshaw                              

    Judy Blume                               Double Fudge                                     

    Jerry Spinelli                           Eggs                                                  

    Judy Blume                               Fudge-a-mania                                    

    Kathryn Lay                              How to Rule the School                       

    Karen Hesse                              Just Juice                                         

    Judy Blume                               Superfudge                                        

    Avi                                           The Secret School                              


    Level R

    Anne Mazer                             The Amazing Days of Abby Hayes       

    Kate DiCamillo                          Because of Winn-Dixie                       

    Gary Paulsen                             Brian’s Winter                                   

    Andrew Clements                      Frindle                                              

    Mary Francis Shura                  Gentle Annie                                      

    Katherine Paterson                    The Great Gilly Hopkins                     

    Gary Paulsen                             Hatchet                                             

    Thomas Rockwell                       How to Eat Fried Worms                    

    Betsy Byars                             The Midnight Fox                               

    Barthe DeClements                    Nothing’s Fair in Fifth Grade              

    Eve Bunting                              The Summer of Riley                          

    Kate DiCamillo                          The Tale of Depereaux                       

    Level S

    Katherine Paterson                     Bridge to Terabithia                          

    Blue Balliet                               Chasing Vermeer                                 

    George Selden                           The Cricket in Times Square               

    Tamara Henneman                      The Election Book                              

    Amelie Welden                          Girls Who Rocked the World              

    Pamela Curtis Swallow                It Only Looks Easy                            

    Natalie Babbitt                         Kneeknock Rise                                  

    Stephanie Tolan                         Listen!                                               

    Roald Dahl                                Matilda                                             

    Michael Dorris                          Morning Girl                                      

    Jeanne Birdsall                         The Penderwicks                                

    Walter Dean Myers                   Somewhere in the Darkness                 


    Level T

    Claudia Mills                             Alex Ryan, Stop That!                        

    Dar Williams                             Amalee                                              

    Katherine Paterson                     Bridge to Terabithia                          

    Christopher Paul Curtis              Bud, Not Buddy                                  

    Marion Blumenthal Lazan            Four Perfect Pebbles                          

    Suzanne Collins                         Gregor the Overlander                       

    Dan Gutman                               Jackie & Me                                      

    Sharon Creech                           Love that Dog                                    

    Avi                                           Never Mind!                                      

    Gary Blackwood                         The Shakespeare Stealer                    

    William H. Armstrong                Sounder                                             

    Michelle Y. Green                      A Strong Right Arm                           

    Gary Paulsen                             Tracker                                             

    Level U

    Roald Dahl                                The BFG                                            

    Jerry Pallotta                           Count to a Million                               

    Gail Carson Levine                     Ella Enchanted                                   

    Jacqueline Woodson                   Hush                                                  

    Avi                                           Midnight Magic                                  

    Jean Craighead George              My Side of the Mountain                    

    Linda Sue Park                          A Single Shard                                  

    Judith Kerr                               When Hitler Stole Pink Rab

    By title with author

    Bad Girls by Cynthia Voigt 

    Baseball in April and Other Stories by Gary Soto 

    Ben Franklin of Old Philadelphia by Margaret Cousins 

    The BFG by Roald Dahl 

    Birds of Prey by Snead Collard 

    Black Hearts in Battersea by Joan Aiken 

    The Boggart by Susan Cooper 

    The Boggart and the Monster by Susan Cooper 

    The Book of Three by Lloyd Alexander 

    The Bronze Bow by Elizabeth George Speare 

    The Cat Ate My Gymsuit by Paula Danziger Catherine

    Called Birdy by Karen Cushman 

    Charley Skedaddle by Patricia Beatty 

    Crash by Jerry Spinelli 

    The Door in the Wall by Marguerite De Angeli 

    The Dreadful Future of Blossom Culp by Richard Peck 

    The Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley 

    Snyder Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine 

    The Fledgling by Jane Langton 

    Freedom Train by Dorothy Sterling 

    A Gathering of Days by Joan Blos 

    Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes Hitty 

    Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field 

    An Indian Winter by Russell Freedman 

    Jacob Have I Loved by Katherine Paterson 

    Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George 

    The Jungle Book by Rudyard 

    Kipling Merlin and the Dragons by Jane Yolen 

    Mr. Revere and I by Robert Lawson 

    My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George 

    Night Journeys by Avi 

    Nothing But the Truth by Avi 

    Number the Stars by Lois Lowry 

    Onion John by Joseph Krumgold 

    P.S. Longer Letter Later by Paula Danziger 

    The Perilous Road by William O. Steele 

    Ragweed by Avi 

    The Real Thief by William Steig 

    The Righteous Revenge of Artemis Bonner by Walter Dean Myers 

    Rosa Parks: My Story by Rosa Parks 

    The Search for Delicious by Natalie Babbitt 

    The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett 

    Shadow of a Bull by Maia Wojciechowska 

    Some of the Kinder Planets by Tim Wynne-Jones 

    Stay! Keeper’s Story by Lois Lowry 

    The Summer of the Swans by Betsy Byars 

    Tangerine by Edward Bloor 

    Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt 

    The View from Saturday by E.L. Konigsburg 

    War Comes to Willy Freeman by James Lincoln Collier 

    When Justice Failed: The Fred Korematsu 

    Story by Steven Chin 

    Who Put That Hair in My Toothbrush? By Jerry Spinelli 

    The Winged Cat by Deborah Lattimore 

    The Winter Room by Gary Paulsen 

    The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum 

    Wringer by Jerry Spinelli 


    Level V

    Absolutely Normal Chaos by Sharon Creech 

    Amos Fortune, Free Man by Elizabeth Yates 

    Anna Is Still Here by Ida Vos 

    Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery 

    Around the World in a Hundred Years: From Henry the Navigator to Magellen by Jean Fritz 

    The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket 

    Belle Prater’s Boy by Ruth White 

    Bloomability by Sharon Creech 

    Blue Willow by Doris Gates 

    By the Great Horn Spoon! By Sid Fleischman Calico Bush by Rachel Field 

    The Cay by Theodore Taylor 

    Chasing Redbird by Sharon Creech 

    The City of Gold and Lead by John Christopher 

    The Dark Stairs by Betsy Byars Daughter of the Mountains by Louise Rankin 

    Dogsong by Gary Paulsen 

    Drylongso by Virginia Hamilton 

    The Ghost Belonged to Me by Richard Peck 

    The Golden Goblet by Eloise Jarvis McGraw 

    Gone-Away Lake by Elizabeth Enright 

    The Green Book by Jill Paton 

    Walsh Habibi by Naomi Shihab Nye 

    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling 

    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling 

    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling 

    Holes by Louis Sachar 

    The House of Dies Drear by Virginia Hamilton 

    The Incredible Journey by Sheila Burnford 

    Journey Outside by Mary Q. Steele 

    Lincoln: a Photobiography by Russell Freedman 

    A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck 

    Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli 

    Many Waters by Madeleine L’Engle 

    Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert O’Brien 

    Nightbirds on Nantucket by Joan Aiken 

    Old Yeller by Fred Gipson 

    Pleasing the Ghost by Sharon Creech 

    The Pool of Fire by John Christopher 

    Rascal by Sterling North 

    So Far from the Bamboo Grove by Yoko Watkins 

    Sojourner Truth: Ain’t I a Woman? By Patricia McKissack 

    Tom’s Midnight Garden by Philippa Pearce 

    The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle by Avi 

    The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pene Du Bois 

    Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech 

    The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin 

    The White Mountains by John Christopher 

    A Wind in the Door by Madeleine L’Engle 

    The Wolves of Willoughby Chase by Joan Aiken 

    A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle 

    Yolonda’s Genius by Carol Fenner 


    Level W

    Adam of the Road by Elizabeth Jane Gray 

    The Arkadians by Lloyd Alexander 

    The Black Pearl by Scott O’Dell 

    The Castle of Llyr by Lloyd Alexander 

    The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau 

    Colibri by Ann Cameron 

    Coraline by Neil Gaiman 

    Crispin by Avi 

    Dicey’s Song by Cynthia Voigt 

    Dragonwings by Laurence Yep 

    The Ear, the Eye and the Arm by Nancy Farmer 

    Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery by Russell Freedman 

    Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J. K. Rowlling 

    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling 

    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K. Rowling 

    Hoot by Carl Hiaasen 

    Hope Was Here by Joan Bauer 

    Missing May by Cynthia Rylant 

    Moccasin Trail by Eloise Jarvis McGraw 

    Nightjohn by Gary Paulsen 

    Parvana’s Journey by Deborah Ellis 

    The People Could Fly by Virginia Hamilton 

    The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster 

    A Ring of Endless Light by Madeleine L’Engle 

    Roll of Thunder, Hear my Cry by Mildred Taylor 

    Running out of Time by Margaret Haddix 

    Sarny by Gary Paulsen 

    The Skin I’m in by Sharon Flake 

    A Swiftly Tilting Planet by Madeleine L’Engle 

    The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare 

    You Want Women to Vote, Lizzie Stanton? By Jean Fritz


    Level X

    An Acceptable Time by Madeleine L’Engle 

    April Morning by Howard Fast 

    Bully for You, Teddy Roosevelt by Jean Fritz 

    Call It Courage by Armstrong Sperry 

    The Dark Is Rising by Susan Cooper 

    The Devil’s Arithmetic by Jane Yolen 

    Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry 

    A Girl Named Disaster by Nancy Farmer 

    The Glory Field by Walter Dean Myers 

    The Great Little Madison by Jean Fritz 

    Greenwitch by Susan Cooper 

    The Grey King by Susan Cooper 

    Homecoming by Cynthia Voigt 

    Homesick, My Own Story by Jean Fritz 

    Hoops by Walter Dean Myers Izzy 

    Willy-Nilly by Cynthia Voigt 

    Peter Pan by James M. Barrie 

    Let the Circle Be Unbroken by Mildred Taylor 

    Letters from a Slave Girl by Mary E. Lyons 

    The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery 

    M.C. Higgins, the Great by Virginia Hamilton 

    Make Way for Sam Houston by Jean Fritz 

    Matilda Bone by Karen Cushman 

    The Midwife’s Apprentice by Karen Cushman 

    National Velvet by Enid Bagnold 

    Over Sea, under Stone by Susan Cooper 

    The Road to Memphis by Mildred Taylor Sarah Bishop by Scott O’Dell

    Seaward by Susan Cooper 

    Traitor, the Case of Benedict Arnold by Jean Fritz 

    Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls 

    Zlata’s Diary by Zlata Filipovic