Intermediate Book List

 

The 2015 Philadelphia Reading Olympics Intermediate List can be found below for your reference.

A synopsis of each book and sample questions are available in the coach manual.

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Download the list here.

Title Author Genre Reading Level Number of Pages
Amazing Greek Myths of Blunder and Wonder Michael Townsend Graphic 3.0 160
Clubhouse Mysteries: The Buried Bone Mystery Sharon Draper Mystery 4.5 94
Chickadee (Birchbark House) Louise Erdich Historical Fiction 5.3 196
Elvis and the Underdogs Jenny Lee Magical Realism 4.7 144
Escape from Mr Lemoncello’s Library Chris Grabenstein Mystery/Adventure 4.7 290
Frindle Andrew Clements Realistic fiction 4.8 95
Gold! Gold from the American River Don Brown Non-fiction 6.0 60
King of the Mound: My Summer with Satchel Paige Wes Tooke Historical Fiction 5.5 155
Mr. and Mrs. Bunny: Detectives Extraordinaire Polly Horvath Magical Realism 5.9 248
Pi in the Sky Wendy Mass Science Fiction 4.6 244
Pickle: The (Formerly) Anonymous Prank Club of Fountain Middle School Kim Baker Realistic Fiction 4.6 233
President of Whole Fifth Grade Sherri Winston Realistic Fiction 5.2 276
Spirit Animals Book 1: Wild Born Brandon Mull Fantasy 5.4 202
Sunny Sweet is Not So Sorry Jennifer Ann Mann Realistic Fiction 4.6 194
 The One and Only Ivan Katherine Applegate  Magical Realism  3.6  305
The Puzzling World Of Winston Breen Eric Berlin Mystery/Adventure 4.2 215
 The True Blue Scouts of Sugarman Swamp  Kathi Appelt  Magical Realism  5.0  326
 Turtle in Paradise  Jennifer L. Holm  Historical Fiction  3.7  188
 White Fur Flying  Patricia McLachlan  Realistic Fiction  3.1  112
 Words with Wings  Nikki Grimes  Verse  4.3  84