Book Suggestions

Set a goal of 5, 10, 15, or your own number to your own books and books that you want to read. See the book suggestions below. You can click on the covers for more information.  The suggestions are grouped by fiction and non-fiction.  You can also check out the new books and the book lists organized by genre that are located on the library home page. 



             The Giver Gathering BlueMessenger Son
The Girl Who Drank the Moon Aru Shah and the End of Time
 WishtreeArlo Finch in the Valley of FireTumble & Blue  The Unexpected Life of Oliver Cromwell PittsLucky Broken GirlIvy Aberdeen's Letter to the WorldThe Perfect ScoreAll Summer Long  Greetings from Witness Protection!Strange StarThe Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora      Like Vanessa The Adventurers GuildSee You in the CosmosThe Pants ProjectThe Losers ClubMonsterland    Halfway NormalDeep BlueLast Day on Mars            The Last Dragonslayer  Chasing AugustusBracedGenevieve's WarSweepGrenadeRefugeeSchool for SidekicksClutch        Moo The Charmed Children of Rookskill CastleSome Kind of CourageThe Crossover Counting by 7sLily and DunkinThe Unteachables
                   The Long Ride   Strange Birds Fuzzy MudLast Man OutShortThe Worst Class Trip Ever Piecing Me TogetherThe Witch BoyThe Season of Styx MaloneThe Collectors  Booked Mighty Jack Orphan IslandThe Stars Beneath Our Feet The Night Diary    The End of Wild The Parker Inheritance
The Seventh Most Important Thing
Save Me a Seat  Four Points FrazzledNo Summit Out of SightAmina's VoiceIce Wolves    UngiftedThreads of BlueWatchdog
The Inventors at No. 8  Polaris   My Brigadista YearThe First Rule of PunkPlaying Atari with Saddam HusseinBetty Before XThornhill
 The Glass Town GameThe Murderer's ApeBronze and SunflowerBeyond the Bright Sea Castle in the StarsSwing It, SunnyAll's Faire in Middle SchoolMerci Suarez Changes GearsLove, Ish Miscalculations of Lightning GirlNevermoor  GhostThe Wild RobotThe EnemyThe Line TenderGhost BoysMastermindsA Dash of TroubleKeeper of the Lost Cities   Strike ZoneA Place to BelongTookSpace CaseCharlie Thorne and the Last EquationSpy SchoolLifeboat 12The Next Great Paulie FinkOrange for the Sunsets TookThe UnwantedsRaymie NightingaleLouisiana's Way HomeBeverly, Right HereArtemis FowlSo DoneDough BoysFish in a Tree  The Bridge HomeLook Both WaysNew KidPay Attention, Carter JonesQueen of the SeaThe Remarkable Journey of Coyote SunriseEach Tiny SparkWhite BirdSal and Gabi Break the Universe


The Disappearing Spoon, Young Readers' EditionHidden Figures, Young Readers' EditionThe Beloved World of Sonia SotomayorThe Great White Shark ScientistFred Korematsu Speaks UpCountdownThe Faithful SpyGoogle It to FlyThis Promise of ChangeDissenter on the BenchBombRising WaterBorn Just RightSpooked!Reaching for the Moon The Girl Who Drew ButterfliesFault Lines in the ConstitutionBringing Down a PresidentEyes of the WorldRocket to the MoonVotes for Women!Attucks!Claudette Colvin The Port Chicago 50MoonbirdTwelve Days in May1919Becoming KareemTen Days a MadwomanLife in MotionTurning 15 on the Road to Freedom

Click here for instructions on how to access ebooks and audiobooks from Overdrive using your Thayer Memorial Library card. 

Outgoing 8th Graders

Congratulations! Enjoy your NEW MEDIA CENTER and click below for the Summer Reading Communication and Suggestions for Students and Families