2017 Chapter Book List: Books Read and Rated

For 2017, my goal is going to be 75 “new to me” novels.

For my own future reference, books will be rated on a 5 star system.

Abbreviations:  GN: Graphic Novel MG: Middle Grade YA: Young Adult A: Adult

#1 The Nest by Kenneth Oppel (MG)

Date Read: January 1st, 2017 Rating : 5/5 stars

the-nest

#2 Garvey’s Choice by Nikki Grimes (MG)

Date Read: January 1st, 2017 Rating : 4/5 stars

garveys-choice

#3 Saving Red by Sonya Sones  (YA)

Date Read: January 8th, 2017 Rating : 5/5 stars

 saving-red

#4 The Serpent King by Jeff Zenter (YA)

Date Read: January 15th, 2017 Rating : 4/5 stars

the-serpent-king

#5 The Inquisitor’s Tale by Adam Gidwitz (MG)

Date Read: January 28th, 2017 Rating : 4/5 stars

the-inquisitors-tale

#6 When We Collided by Emery Lord (YA)

Date Read: February 1st, 2017 Rating : 5/5 stars

when-we-collided

#7 Every Single Second by Tricia Springstubb  (MG)

Date Read: February 4th, 2017 Rating : 5/5 stars

every-single-second

#8 The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon  (YA)

Date Read: February 6th, 2017 Rating : 5/5 stars

the-sun-is-also-a-star

#9 Finding Perfect by Elly Swartz (MG)

Date Read: February 13th, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

finding-perfect-elly-swartz

#10 Hilo #3 The Great Big Boom by Judd Winick (GN)

Date Read: February 19th, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

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#11 It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel by Firoozeh Dumas (MG)

Date Read: February 19th, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

it-aint-so-awful-falafal

#12 Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer by Kelly Jones (MG)

Date Read: February 25th, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer by Kelly Jones

#13 Upside Down Magic by Sarah Mlynowski, Lauren Myracle and Emily Jenkins (MG)

Date Read: March 11th, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

Upside Down Magic

#14 Completely Clementine by Sara Pennypacker (MG)

Date Read: March 14th, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

Completely Clementine

#15 Scar Island by Dan Gemeinhart (MG)

Date Read: March 18th, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

scar-island

#16 Feathers  by Jacqueline Woodson (MG)

Date Read: March 20th, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

Feathers

#17 Short by Holly Goldberg Sloan (MG)

Date Read: March 23rd, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

short

#18 The Scourge by Jennifer A. Nielsen (MG)

Date Read: April 2nd, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

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#19 Terror at Bottle Creek by Watt Key (MG)

Date Read: April 9th, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

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#20 Piecing Me Together by Renée Watson (MG)

Date Read: April 14th, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

piecing-me-together

#21 Matylda Bright and Tender by Holly M. McGhee (MG)

Date Read: April 16th, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

matylda-bright-and-tender

#22 Moon Shadow by Erin Downing (MG)

Date Read: April 30th, 2017 Rating: 3/5 stars

Moonshadow-Erin-Downing

#23 Real Friends by Shannon Hale (MG/GN)

Date Read: May 4th, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

Real Friends

#24 American Street by Ibi Zoboi (YA)

Date Read: May 13th, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

american-street

#25 A Boy Called Bat by Elana K. Arnold (MG)

Date Read: May 14th, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

A Boy Called Bat

#26 Hello Universe by Erin Entrada Kelly (MG)

Date Read: May 21st, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

hello-universe

#27 See You in the Cosmos by Jack Cheng (MG)

Date Read: May 28th, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

See you in the Cosmos

#28 Gem & Dixie by Sara Zarr (YA)

Date Read: June 17th, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

Gem and Dixie

#29 The Other Boy by M.G. Hennessey (MG)

Date Read: June 23rd, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

the Other Boy

#30 If I was Your Girl by Meredith Russo (YA)

Date Read: June 28th, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

If I was your girl

#31 Pandas on the Eastside by Gabrielle Prendergast (MG)

Date Read: July 2nd, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

Pandas-on-the-eastside

#32 The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas (YA)

Date Read: July 2nd, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

The Hate U Give

#33 Blooming at the Texas Sunrise Motel by Kimberly Willis Holt (MG)

Date Read: July 3rd, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

blooming-at-the-texas-sunrise-motel

#34 The Many Reflections of Miss Jane Deming by J. Anderson Coats (MG)

Date Read: July 4th, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

the-many-reflections-of-miss-jane-deming

#35 Lucky Broken Girl by Ruth Behar (MG)

Date Read: July 5th, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

lucky-broken-girl

#36 P.S. Be Eleven by Rita Williams-Garcia (MG)

Date Read: July 6th, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

P.S. Be Eleven

#37 Gone Crazy in Alabama by Rita Williams-Garcia (MG) 

Date Read: July 8th, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

Gond Crazy in Alabama

#38 Beyond the Bright Sea by Laurn Wolk (MG) 

Date Read: July 19th, 2017 Rating: 5/5 stars

Beyond the Bright Sea

#39 Amina’s Voice by Hena Khan (MG) 

Date Read: July 22nd, 2017 Rating: 4/5 stars

Amina's Voice