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
  2. The Cricket in Times Square written by George Selden


  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.  Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech
  3. Holes  by  Sachar, Louis (2000) Paperback by  Laurie Halse Anderson


  1. Chains (The Seeds of America Trilogy)   by Laurie Halse Anderson
  2. The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle by Avi
  3. Chasing Vermeer (Scholastic Gold) by  Blue Balliett


  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