Hatchet-Paulsen
Running out of Time-Haddix
Because of Mr. Terupt by Buyea
Operation Redwood by French
Touching Spirit-Mikkelson
Al Capone Does My Shirts-Choldenko
One and Only Ivan - Applegate
Out of My Mind-Draper
Wonder-Palacio
Belly Up, Spy Camp (or anything by Stuart Gibbs)
Hatchet, Lawn Boy, (or anything by Gary Paulsen)
The Lemonade War by: Jacqueline Davies
A Snicker of Magic, by: Natalie Lloyd
The Fourteenth Goldfish, by: Jennifer L. Holm
Fish in a Tree, by: Lynda Hunt
Wonder, by: R.J. Palacio
Alcatraz versus the Evil Librarians, by: Brandon Sanderson
Runaway Twin by: Peg Kehret
Three Times Lucky, by: Sheila Turnage
Ungifted, by: Gordon Korman
The One and Only Ivan, by: Katherine Applegate
Bud Not Buddy or Elijah of Buxton, by: Christopher Paul Curtis
One Crazy Summer, by: Rita Williams-Garcia
Rules, by: Cynthia Lord
Emily's Fortune by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
Esperanza Rising by Pam Munoz Ryan
Joey Pigza Series by Jack Gantos
The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger
The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer Holm
The Honest Truth by Dan Gameinhart
Absolutely Almost by Lisa Graff
Dead City by James Ponti
Hero's Guide to Saving Your Kingdom by Christopher Healy
Sky Jumpers by Peggy Eddleman
Zane and the Hurricane by W. R. Philbrick
One for the Murphy's
Long Way From Chicago
Doll in the Garden
Out of the Dust
Tuck Everlasting
Ungifted
Schooled