Mexico and Latin America Themed Books

Return to Sender
by Julia Alvarez, for grades 4-5

What the Moon Saw
by Laura Resau, for grades 4-5

The Corn Grows
by Dorothy Rhoads, for grades 3

Esperanza Rising
by Pam Munoz Ryan, for grades 6-7

The Circuit
by Fransisco Jimenez for grades 8-9

Sacred Leaf
by Deborah Ellis for grades 8-9

General Fiction

O.K. For Now
by Gary Schmidt for grades 4-5

Performing Arts Themed Books

The Wednesday Wars
by Gary Schmidt, for grades 4-5

by E. Lockhart, for grades 6-7

King of Shadows
by Susan Cooper, for grades 6-7

Somebody Everybody Listens To
by Suzanne Supplee, for grades 8-9

Ballet for Martha
by Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan, for grades 4-5

My Nights at the Improv
by Jan Seibold, for grades 6-7

Harlem Hustle
by Janet McDonald, for grades 6-7