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Sequoyah Books 2021


Students in grades 6 through 8 must read or listen to 3 or more titles to vote.

1. Orange for the Sunsets by Tina Athaide

2. This Promise of Change: One Girl’s Story in the Fight for School Equality by Jo Ann Allen Boyce and Debbie Levy

3. New Kid by Jerry Craft

4. Stepsister by Jennifer Donnelly

5. Never Caught: The Story of Ona Judge, George and Martha Washington's Courageous Slave Who Dared to Run Away by Erica Armstrong Dunbar and Kathleen Van Cleve

6. Focused by Alyson Gerber

7. Allies by Alan Gratz

8. Reaching for the Moon: The Autobiography of NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson by Katherine Johnson

9. It's the End of the World as I Know it by Matthew Landis

10. A Good Kind of Trouble by Lisa Moore Ramee

11. Pay Attention, Carter Jones by Gary D. Schmidt

12. Our Castle by the Sea by Lucy Strange

13. A Time Traveler's Theory of Relativity by Nicole Valentine

14. Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga

15. Genesis Begins Again by Alicia D. Williams