My A-Book-A-Day Challenge Summer 2017

My A-Book-A-Day Challenge Summer 2017

Thanks to Readerbuzz, I found Donalyn Miller’s wonderful #bookaday challenge for the summer. I am so excited to participate!

Check back to this page for updates to the books I’ve read. I’ll write other blog posts about my thoughts and other updates as well.

Start Date: May 19

End Date: July 31

Total Days (Total Books to Read): 73

Books Read:

  1. The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo (children’s and middle grade book)
  2. I’m a Dirty Dragon by Janeen Brian (picture book)
  3. My Father’s Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett (children’s book)
  4. Elmer and the Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett (children’s book)
  5. The Dragons Of Blueland by Ruth Stiles Gannett (children’s book)
  6. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by JK Rowling
  7. Beartown by Fredrik Backman (adult)
  8. All the Pretty Things: The Story of a Girl Who Went Through Fire to Find a Way Home by EdienWadsworth (adult)
  9. The False Prince by Jennifer Nielsen (I have about 40 pages)
  10. A Natural History of Dragons by Marie Brennan (adult)
  11. The Book Whisperer: Awakening the Inner Reader in Every Child by Donalyn Miller
  12. The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
  13. Cinder by Marissa Meyer
  14. Everything You Want Me to Be by Mindy Mejia (adult)
  15. One for the Murphy’s by Lynda Mullaly Hunt
  16. Blaze Finds the Trail by CW Anderson (children’s book)
  17. Mutant Origins: Leonardo by Michael Teitelbaum (children’s book)
  18. Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown (children’s book)
  19. City of Bones by Cassandra Clare (Young Adult)
  20. The Magicians Nephew by CS Lewis
  21. Mutant Origins Raphael by Michael Teitelbaum (children’s book)
  22. Mutant Origins: Michelangelo by Michael Teitelbaum (children’s book)
  23. Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D Taylor
  24. The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt (children’s book)
  25. Let’s Go to the Zoo by Mary Lee (children’s book)
  26. How Do Penguins Play? by Elizabeth Dombey (children’s book)
  27. Too Much Ooze by Geof Smith (children’s book)
  28. Green vs Mean by Geof Smith (children’s book)
  29. Follow the Ninja by Geof Smith (children’s book)
  30. Blues Clues: Color Finders (children’s book)
  31. Dora the Explorer: Search for the Seasons by Samantha Berger (childen’s book)
  32. Mutant Origins: Donatello by Michael Teitelbaum (children’s book)
  33. Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner (children’s book)
  34. The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by CS Lewis
  35. Serafina and the Twisted Staff by Robert Beatty
  36. Ninja by Arree Chung (children’s)
  37. Egg by Kevin Henkel (children’s)
  38. Pete the Cat: Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star by James Dean (children’s)
  39. Wild Animal Baby by National Wildlife Federation (children’s)
  40. Skylanders Universe: Spyro and the Giants
  41. The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict (adult)
  42. The Shadow Lands by Elizabeth Kostova (adult)
  43. The Horse and His Boy by CS Lewis
  44. An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir (audiobook/young adult)
  45. Prince Caspian by CS Lewis
  46. Voyage of the Dawn Treader by CS Lewis
  47. Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman
  48. Sir Pete the Brave by James Dean
  49. Tick-Tock Shark
  50. Lego Dino Safari by Penelope Arlon
  51. Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss
  52. Lily and Dunkin by Donna Gephart
  53. The Silver Chair by CS Lewis (audiobook)
  54. Mr. Poppers Penguins by Richard Atwater
  55. The Last Battle by CS Lewis (audiobook)



I am a middle school teacher who loves to read ALL KINDS of books. I am part of the ARC-sharing group LitReviewCrew, a co-creator for the YouTube Channel Legit KidLit and the Podcast Read to Write KidLit. Check out my Linktree for more:

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