Massachusetts Kids' Picks: Ages 7 to 9

These books were listed by kids across the Commonwealth as their favorites. Click a title to find it in Minuteman member libraries.
Title Author Cover
A dash of trouble Anna Meriano A dash of trouble cover image
A handful of stars Cynthia Lord A handful of stars cover image
Adventures of my little pony. Adventures of my little pony. cover image
Amelia Bedelia Peggy Parish Amelia Bedelia cover image
Clementine Sara Pennypacker Clementine cover image
Diary of a wimpy kid : Greg Heffley's journal Jeff Kinney Diary of a wimpy kid : Greg Heffley's journal cover image
Dinosaurs before dark Mary Pope Osborne Dinosaurs before dark cover image
Dog Man Dav Pilkey Dog Man cover image
Dory Fantasmagory Abby Hanlon Dory Fantasmagory cover image
Eva's treetop festival Rebecca Elliott Eva's treetop festival cover image
Fairy houses Tracy Kane Fairy houses cover image
Fantastic Mr. Fox Roald Dahl Fantastic Mr. Fox cover image
Fruit Ninja. Frenzy force Erich Owen Fruit Ninja. Frenzy force cover image
Game over, Super Rabbit Boy! Thomas Flintham Game over, Super Rabbit Boy! cover image
Go, dog, go! P D Eastman Go, dog, go! cover image
Green eggs and ham Dr Seuss Green eggs and ham cover image
Grumpy monkey Suzanne Lang Grumpy monkey cover image
Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone J K Rowling Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone cover image
He came with the couch David Slonim He came with the couch cover image
Heidi Heckelbeck and the cookie contest Wanda Coven Heidi Heckelbeck and the cookie contest cover image
Hockey meltdown Jake Maddox Hockey meltdown cover image
Horse show champ Jessie Parker Horse show champ cover image
I survived the attack of the grizzlies, 1967 Lauren Tarshis I survived the attack of the grizzlies, 1967 cover image
I've got this! Melisa Torres I've got this! cover image
If these walls could talk : Boston Bruins : stories from the Boston Bruins ice, locker room, and press box Dale author Arnold If these walls could talk : Boston Bruins : stories from the Boston Bruins ice, locker room, and press box cover image
If you give a mouse a cookie Laura Joffe Numeroff If you give a mouse a cookie cover image
Jack Ellen Miles Jack cover image
Judy Moody and the not bummer summer Megan McDonald Judy Moody and the not bummer summer cover image
Junie B. Jones and the stupid smelly bus Barbara Park Junie B. Jones and the stupid smelly bus cover image
Killer whale vs. great white shark Jerry Pallotta Killer whale vs. great white shark cover image
LEGO Star Wars : the visual dictionary. Simon Beecroft LEGO Star Wars : the visual dictionary. cover image
Little house in the big woods Laura Ingalls Wilder Little house in the big woods cover image
Lucy & Andy Neanderthal Jeffrey Brown Lucy & Andy Neanderthal cover image
Lunch lady and the cyborg substitute Jarrett Krosoczka Lunch lady and the cyborg substitute cover image
Mac B. kid spy : Mac undercover Mac Barnett Mac B. kid spy : Mac undercover cover image
Matilda Roald Dahl Matilda cover image
Max and Ruby play school Rosemary Wells Max and Ruby play school cover image
Meanwhile-- Jules Feiffer Meanwhile-- cover image
Meet Marley Natalie Engel Meet Marley cover image
My friend is sad Mo Willems My friend is sad cover image
Pete the cat : the wheels on the bus James Dean Pete the cat : the wheels on the bus cover image
Phoebe and her unicorn : a heavenly nostrils chronicle Dana Simpson Phoebe and her unicorn : a heavenly nostrils chronicle cover image
Rapunzel Paul O Zelinsky Rapunzel cover image
Return to the Isle of the Lost Melissa De la Cruz Return to the Isle of the Lost cover image
Sardine in outer space Emmanuel Guibert Sardine in outer space cover image
Scholastic year in sports. Scholastic year in sports. cover image
Secret coders Gene Luen Yang Secret coders cover image
Spaghetti and meatballs for all! : a mathematical story Marilyn Burns Spaghetti and meatballs for all! : a mathematical story cover image
Spy ski school Stuart Gibbs Spy ski school cover image
Star wars epic battles Simon Beecroft Star wars epic battles cover image
Stellaluna Janell Cannon Stellaluna cover image
Sunny Sweet is so not sorry Jennifer Ann Mann Sunny Sweet is so not sorry cover image
Surfside girls : the secret of Danger Point Kim Dwinell Surfside girls : the secret of Danger Point cover image
Tales from a not-so-fabulous life Rachel Renée Russell Tales from a not-so-fabulous life cover image
The Berenstain Bears on the road Stan Berenstain The Berenstain Bears on the road cover image
The Fenway foul-up David A Kelly The Fenway foul-up cover image
The Land of Stories : a Grimm warning Chris Colfer The Land of Stories : a Grimm warning cover image
The absent author Ron Roy The absent author cover image
The book with no pictures B J Novak The book with no pictures cover image
The cat in the hat, Dr Seuss The cat in the hat, cover image
The chameleon wore chartreuse : from the tattered casebook of Chet Gecko, private eye Bruce Hale The chameleon wore chartreuse : from the tattered casebook of Chet Gecko, private eye cover image
The complete tales & poems of Winnie-the-Pooh A A Milne The complete tales & poems of Winnie-the-Pooh cover image
The day the crayons quit Drew Daywalt The day the crayons quit cover image
The ghost of the Stanley Cup Roy MacGregor The ghost of the Stanley Cup cover image
The hidden staircase Carolyn Keene The hidden staircase cover image
The hula hoopin' queen Thelma Lynne Godin The hula hoopin' queen cover image
The last kids on Earth Max Brallier The last kids on Earth cover image
The secret garden Frances Hodgson Burnett The secret garden cover image
The secret of the old mill Franklin W Dixon The secret of the old mill cover image
The sinking of the Titanic Matt Doeden The sinking of the Titanic cover image
The ultimate book of sharks : your guide to these fierce and fantastic fish Brian Skerry The ultimate book of sharks : your guide to these fierce and fantastic fish cover image
The wrath of Mulgarath Tony DiTerlizzi The wrath of Mulgarath cover image
This is Hulk Chris Wyatt This is Hulk cover image
Toto : the dog-gone amazing story of the Wizard of Oz Michael Morpurgo Toto : the dog-gone amazing story of the Wizard of Oz cover image
Trouble magnet Nancy E Krulik Trouble magnet cover image
Welcome to dead house R L Stine Welcome to dead house cover image
Who is Wayne Gretzky? Gail Herman Who is Wayne Gretzky? cover image
Who was Clara Barton? Stephanie Spinner Who was Clara Barton? cover image
Wish upon a sleepover Suzanne Selfors Wish upon a sleepover cover image
Wonder R J Palacio Wonder cover image