[kids-lib] 2022-2023 OBOB Title List please see the caveat on the 3rd-5th grade Division list

Korie Jones Buerkle korie.buerkle at newbergoregon.gov
Mon Apr 4 13:41:39 PDT 2022

Just a heads-up that we may need to have one title change on the new OBOB 3-5 list. You can see the details below from Libby and Courtney.

Thanks, Korie

Korie Jones Buerkle
Interim Library Director
City of Newberg
Direct: 503-554-7734
Pronouns: she/her

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The lists are (mostly, please see the caveat on the 3-5 list) final and posted!


2022-2023 OBOB Title List

9th to 12th Grade Division

    All Systems Red by Martha Wells

    Ashlords by Scott Reintgen

    A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World by C.A. Fletcher

    The Dark Matter of Mona Starr by Laura Lee Gulledge

    A Good Girl's Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson

    I Love You So Mochi by Sarah Kuhn

    Legendborn by Tracy Deonn

    Not So Pure and Simple by Lamar Giles

    We Are Not Free by Traci Chee

    What I Carry by Jennifer Longo

    With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo

    You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson

6th to 8th Grade Division

    Amari and the Night Brothers by B.B. Alston

    The Barren Grounds by David A. Robertson

    Blended by Sharon M. Draper

    Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

    Ghost Squad by Claribel A. Ortega

    The Girl from the Sea by Molly Knox Ostertag

    Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse

    In the After by Demitria Lunetta

    Me and Sam-Sam Handle the Apocalypse by Susan Vaught

    Slider by Pete Hautman

    Taylor Before and After by Jennie Englund

    The Total Eclipse of Nestor Lopez by Adrianna Cuevas

    Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame Mbalia

    We're Not from Here by Geoff Rodkey

    When the Ground Is Hard by Malla Nunn

    While I Was Away by Waka T. Brown

3rd to 5th Grade Division

This list is not yet "final". We are awaiting to see if Ten by Shamini Flint will get another printing from the publisher. If it doesn't happen before April 23rd, 2022 the title selection committee will select a replacement title. All the other titles on the list are final.

    The Best of Iggy by Annie Barrows

    The Dragon with a Chocolate Heart by Stephanie Burgis

    From the Desk of Zoe Washington by Janae Marks

    Harbor Me by Jacqueline Woodson

    Kinda Like Brothers by Coe Booth

    Letters from Cuba by Ruth Behar

    Me, Frida, and the Secret of the Peacock Ring by Angela Cervantes

    Measuring Up by Lily LaMotte & Ann Xu

    Rescue on the Oregon Trail by Kate Messner

    Shirley and Jamila Save Their Summer by Gillian Goerz

    Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio by Peg Kehret

    Snapdragon by Kat Leyh

    Spark by Sarah Beth Durst

    Ten by Shamini Flint

    The Trouble with Weasels by Rob Harrell

    A Wish in the Dark by Christina Soontornvat
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