Special Collections for Texas

Reading Lists for Bookshare Students in Texas

These reading lists were created especially for students in Texas; we hope you will enjoy them!

Subscribe to any of these reading lists, and then assign your students to them, so they can access all of the titles on these lists.

2015-2016 Lone Star List

The Texas Lone Star list is a recommended reading list developed by public and school librarians in Texas to encourage students in grades 6, 7, or 8 to explore a variety of current books for pleasure reading.

2016-2017 Bluebonnet Award Nominations

The Texas Bluebonnet Award winning books from 1981-2015. Bluebonnet Award winners are selected by librarians, teachers, parents, students and other interested persons and are appropriate for grades 3-6

1981-2015 Bluebonnet Award Winners

The Texas Bluebonnet Award winning books from 1981-2015. Bluebonnet Award winners are selected by librarians, teachers, parents, students and other interested persons and are appropriate for grades 3-6

The Harry Potter Series

All of the books in the bestselling Harry Potter series! Happy 20th Anniversary to Harry and Friends

Super Heroes

Super Heroes save the day! A collection of books — most with images — about super heroes for children and teens.

Percy Jackson and the Olympians

Follow Percy Jackson's adventures as he faces off against a series of mythological characters to catch a thief who has stolen Zeus’ master bolt. Appropriate for grades 5-9.

Heroes of Olympus

The sequel series to the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series details a conflict between Greek and Roman demigods and the earth. Appropriate for grades 5-9.

Heroes with Disabilities

Learn about the experiences of children with disabilities. This list is a collection of fiction and nonfiction books for children and teens.