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Picture Book: Grades 2-5
Coming on Home Soon - Age 5 and up - Hardcover - Jacqueline Woodson's Coming on Home is a Caldecott Honor Book about a young girl, Ada Ruth, waiting for her mother to come back. The story is set during a war, and all the men are gone so the women are recruited for labor positions.
Iced With Dani such a great read #6 of the fever series
Crossing Stones - Helen Frost
There's a reason movie-makers snatched up the film rights to these hits: they're good stories that will look amazing on the big screen. Read the books now, see the movies later, and then decide which one you think is better.