Virginia Readers’ Choice 2019-2020

April 23, 2020 update! Voting has been extended until September 30, 2020.  

We have been reading these books at school since January.  Watch and listen again using the links below, or read them in MackinVia,or Destiny Discover.  Not all are available as ebooks.

How to vote:

If you have read or listened to at least 4, you can vote.

Grades pre-k – 2: ask your family to email with the title of the book you think should win this year’s award.

Grades 3, 4, and 5 can vote on Seesaw or email.

Primary  2019-2020

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Alfie: the Turtle that Disappeared by Thyra Heder

Boo-Boos that Changed the World by Barry Wittenstein

Can I Be Your Dog? by Troy Cummings

Give Me Back My Book! by Travis Foster

Jabari Jumps by Gaia Cornwall

Little Penguin and the Lollipop by Tadgh Bentley

Sing, Don’t Cry by Angela Dominguez

This is a Ball by Beck and Matt Stanton

What If… by Samantha Berger

When’s My Birthday? by Julie Fogliano

Elementary  2019-2020

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Adventures of Henry Whiskers by Gigi Priebe

Confessions from the Principal’s Kid by Robin Mellom

Dazzle Ships: World War I and  the Art of Confusion by Chris Barton

Front Desk by Kelly Yang

Her Right Foot by Dave Eggers

Lemons by Melissa Savage

Losers Club by Andrew Clements

Pablo and Birdy by Alison McGhee

Shadows at Jamestown by Steven K. Smith

They Didn’t Teach This in Worm School by Simone Lia

Middle 2019-2020

Amina’s Voice by Hena Khan

Braced  by Alyson Gerber

Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus by Dusti Bowling

Lost in the Pacific, 1942 by

Macy McMillan & the Rainbow by Shari Green

Red Bandanna: Young Reader’s Adaptation by Tom Rinaldi

Refugee by Alan Gratz

Restart  by Gordon Korman

Two Truths and a Lie: It’s Alive! by Ammi-Joan Paquette

Watchdog by Will McIntosh


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