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These are some of the books the librarians in Provo City School District have been reading lately. Check them out!

Picture Books

  • We Will Rock Our Classmates by Ryan T. Higgins
  • The Old Truck by Jarrett Pumphrey
  • What We’ll Build by Oliver Jeffers
  • Leif and the Fall by Allison S. Grant
  • The Very Last Leaf by Stef Wade
  • Dance Like a Leaf by Aj Irving and Claudia Navarro
  • Cozy by Jan Brett
  • The Little Ghost Who Was a Quilt by Riel Nason
  • Haunted Lake by P. J. Lynch
  • Apple Cake: A Gratitude by Casey Dawn
  • Blue Table by Chris Raschka
  • Around the Table That Grandad Built by Melanie Heuiser

Chapter Books

  • Aggie Morton Mystery Queen: Peril at Owl Park by Marthe Jocelyn (5-6 grade)
  • The One and Only Bob by Katherine Applegate (3-7 grade)
  • Echo Mountain by Lauren Wolk (5-6 grade)
  • Fighting Words by Kimberly B. Bradley (5-12 grade)Secrets by Karen McManus (9-12)
  • 96 Miles by J.L. Esplin (4-6 grade)
  • Shouting at the Rain by Lynda Mullaly Hunt (5-6 grades)
  • A Wolf Called Wander by Rosanne Parry (3-7 grades)
  • Touching Spirit Bear by Ben Mikaelsen (3-7 grades)
  • Monster and Boy by Hannah Barnaby (1-4 grade)
  • The Downstairs Girl by Stacey Lee (7-9 grade)
  • Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga (3-7 grade)
  • Truly Devious: A Mystery by Maureen Johnson (9-12 grade)
  • The Kingdom of Back by Marie Lu (7-9 grade)
  • A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi (9-12 grade)


  • Madame Saqui: Revolutionary Rope Dancer by Lisa Robinson (pre-3 grade)
  • The World in Your Lunch Box: The Wacky History and Weird Science of Everyday Foods by Clarie Eamer (4-12 grade)

Graphic Novels

  • Class Act by Jerry Craft (3-7)
  • When Stars are Scattered by Victoria Jamieson (4-7 grade)
  • The Witches Graphic Novel by Roald Dahl (3-7 grade)
  • Pilu of the Woods by Mai K. Nguyen (3-7 grade)