Virginia Readers

2021-22 Reader's Choice Lists

Follow each link to download the bookmarks for the 2021-2022 VRC Book Lists

Primary Bookmarks
Elementary Bookmarks
Middle School Bookmarks
High School Bookmarks


  • Almost Time by Gary D. Schmidt
  • Amy Wu and the Perfect Bao by Kat Zhang & Charlene Chua
  • Between Us and Abuela by Mitali Perkins
  • Inky’s Amazing Escape: How a Very Smart Octopus Found His Way Home by Sy Montgomery
  • Snail Crossing by Corey Tabor
  • The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to Read by Rita Lorraine Hubbard
  • The Proudest Blue by Ibtihaj Muhammad
  • This Way, Charlie by Caron Lewis
  • What Riley Wore by Elana Arnold & Linda Davick
  • Who Wet My Pants? by Bob Shea


  • When Stars Are Scattered by Victoria Jamieson
  • The Last Human by Lee Bacon
  • The Fabled Life of Aesop by Ian Lendler
  • The Brave Cyclist: The True Story of a Holocaust Hero by Amalia Hoffman
  • Honeybee: The Busy Life of Apis Mellifera by Candace Fleming
  • Ways to Make Sunshine by Renee Watson
  • One Last Shot by John David Anderson
  • Things Seen from Above by Shelley Pearsall
  • The Best of Iggy by Annie Barrows
  • Oh, Rats! by Tor Seidler


  • Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga
  • Spy Runner by Eugene Yelchin
  • Genesis Begins Again by Alicia D. Williams
  • Maybe He Just Likes You by Barbara Dee
  • Child of the Dream: A Memoir of 1963 by Sharon Robinson
  • The Line Tender by Kate Allen
  • The Collector by K.R. Alexander
  • Charlie Hernandez and the League of Shadows by Ryan Calejo
  • A Few Red Drops: The Chicago Race Riot of 1919 by Claire Hartfield
  • Planet Earth Is Blue by Nicole Panteleakos

High School: 

  • Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
  • Darius the Great Is Not Okay by Adib Khorram
  • Frankly in Love by David Yoon
  • How We Became Wicked by Alexander Yates
  • Jackpot by Nic Stone
  • Rules for Vanishing by Kate Alice
  • Marshall The Downstairs Girl by Stacey Lee
  • The Rise and Fall of Charles Lindbergh by Candace Fleming
  • Three Things I Know Are True by Betty Culley
  • With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo

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