Side Note - I'm definitely going to have a create another post using other various superlatives.
For today's post, however, I will focus on the books in our classroom that spent very little time on our bookshelves. These are the books that students were constantly asking for and the books that had name after name on the waiting list. They were most often passed from reader to reader as our students' passion for reading continually grew.
Before presenting the list, I do need to disclose some pertinent information. R.J. Palacio's Wonder was our first extended text (think read aloud on steroids) of the year. I'm confident it would have made this list, but it was too good of a story and a character kickoff to not use.
In no particular order and without further ado, I present to you our Top Nine (come on, we all know Wonder would have made it!)...