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Top Picks for Winter Themed Middle Grade and YA Books 2018/19

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Here are a few of our favorite things in Middle Grade and YA form!  Each book has been selected by your children’s librarians and are perfect for cozying up on a cold winter’s day.

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  • My True Love Gave to Me (anthology by various YA authors)
  • The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis (Middle Grade)
  • We Are Okay by Nina LaCour (YA)
  • Frozen by Melissa De La Cruz and Michael Johnston (YA)
  • The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder (Middle Grade)
  • Blizzard of the Blue Moon by Mary Pope Osborne (Middle Grade)
  • Harry Potter and the Sorceror’s Stone by JK Rowling (Middle Grade)
  • Let it Snow by John Green, Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle (YA)
  • Breadcrumbs by Anne Ursu (Middle Grade)
  • Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell (YA)
  • The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman (YA)
  • Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater (YA)
  • Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo (YA)
  • White Fang by Jack London (Middle Grade)
  • Matchless by Gregory Maguire (Middle Grade)

Do you like to keep track of what you read?  Or want to participate in our Sensational Snow Days, our community-wide winter reading challenge?  Go to and log in or sign up!  No need to register again if you have an account from a previous program!

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