Virginia Readers' Choice

Virginia Readers' Choice is a reading program in which 10 of this year's best books for middle graders are selected to promote reading for pleasure.

Images of the 10 Virginia Readers Choice Book Covers

At Beville, we offer all 10 books, and if you read four by the spring, then you will earn pizza! You'll take a short & easy quiz to show that you read and understood the book.

The 2021-2022 Virginia Readers' Choice Books:

Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga
Spy Runner by Eugene Yelchin
Genesis Begins Again by Alicia D. Williams
Maybe He Just Likes You by Barbara Dee
Child of the Dream: A Memoir of 1963 by Sharon Robinson
The Line Tender by Kate Allen
The Collector by K.R. Alexander
Charlie Hernandez and the League of Shadows by Ryan Calejo
A Few Red Drops: The Chicago Race Riot of 1919 by Claire Hartfield
Planet Earth Is Blue by Nicole Panteleakos

 

The books below are available from the public library on Sora, so there are not unlimited copies. You may have to put some on hold. They are available as free e-books or audio books via Sora through your Clever account:

Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga
Spy Runner by Eugene Yelchin
Genesis Begins Again by Alicia D. Williams
Maybe He Just Likes You by Barbara Dee
Child of the Dream: A Memoir of 1963 by Sharon Robinson
The Line Tender by Kate Allen
Charlie Hernandez and the League of Shadows by Ryan Calejo
A Few Red Drops: The Chicago Race Riot of 1919 by Claire Hartfield
Planet Earth Is Blue by Nicole Panteleakos

The following of these books are available as free e-books or audio books via  (Links to an external site.) Link to Hoopla (with public library card):

Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga 
Spy Runner by Eugene Yelchin 
Child of the Dream: A Memoir of 1963 by Sharon Robinson 
The Collector by K.R. Alexander
A Few Red Drops: The Chicago Race Riot of 1919 by Claire Hartfield