GT After-school Literature

Award-winning Literature Books

For the school year 2019-2020, go buy 3 books before 9/3 if your child is signed up for Reading class for the full school year.
You don't need to buy a new one if you have these books, even in slight different year or version.
Paperback is recommended.

1st book for 9/3 - 11/27
2nd book for 12/2 - 3/6
3rd book for 3/9 - 6/15


1. Charlotte's Web  by E. B White and Garth Williams and
   Webster's Dictionary for Students


  1. James and the Giant Peach  by Roald Dahl and Quentin Blake
  2. Because of Winn-Dixie   by  Kate DiCamillo
  3. Esperanza Rising (Scholastic Gold)   by  Pam Muñoz Ryan


  1. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia)   by  C. S. Lewis and Pauline Baynes
  2. The Birchbark House   by  Louise Erdrich
  3. Holes  by  Sachar, Louis (2000) Paperback by  Laurie Halse Anderson


  1. Chains (The Seeds of America Trilogy)   by Laurie Halse Anderson
  2. The Graveyard Book   by  Brian Selznick
  3. The Invention of Hugo Cabret   by  Charles Dickens


  1. Great Expectations (Penguin Classics)   by  Daniel Defoe
  2. Robinson Crusoe   by  Charles Dickens
  3. A Tale of Two Cities   by Roald Dahl and Quentin Blake