Books In A Box – Title List

For information about borrowing Books In A Box, contact the Children’s Department at 330-832-9831, ext. 317 or childrensdept@massillonlibrary.org.

Additional Books In A Box titles may be borrowed from the Belloni Branch.

TITLE AUTHOR SUGGESTED GRADES # OF BOOKS IN KIT AR POINTS
A. Lincoln and Me Borden K-3 30 0.5
Across Five Aprils Hunt 5-8 30 10.0
Afternoon on the Amazon (Magic Treehouse) Osborne 1-4 30 1.0
Amelia Bedelia Parish K-3 30 0.5
Amelia Bedelia Goes Camping Parish K-3 30 0.5
Among the Hidden Haddix 5-8 30 5.0
Anne Frank: the Diary of a Young Girl Frank 6+ 30 14.0
Around the World in a Hundred Years Fritz 4-7 30 4.0
Arthur’s Chicken Pox Brown K-3 30 0.5
Arthur’s Computer Disaster Brown K-3 30 0.5
Arthur’s Eyes Brown K-3 30 0.5
Arthur’s Perfect Christmas Brown K-3 30 0.5
Arthur’s Thanksgiving Brown K-3 30 0.5
The Bad Beginning Snicket 4-7 30 4.0
Because of Winn-Dixie DiCamillo 4-6 35 3.0
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Robinson 4-6 30 2.0
The Best School Year Ever (2 sets) Robinson 4-6 25 each 3.0
Brian’s Song Blinn 7-12 30 3.0
Bridge to Terabithia Paterson 4-6 35 5.0
Bud, Not Buddy Curtis 4-6 35 8.0
Bunnicula: A Rabbit-Tale of Mystery Howe 4-6 35 2.0
Caleb’s Story MacLachlan 3-6 30 2.0
The Call of the Wild London 5-8 30 7.0
The Castle in the Attic Winthrop 3-6 30 6.0
The Cat in the Hat Seuss K-3 30 0.5
The Cay Taylor 4-7 35 4.0
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Dahl 4-6 35 5.0
Charlotte’s Web White 3-6 30 5.0
Children of the Longhouse Bruchac 4-6 30 5.0
The Chocolate Touch Catling 3-7 35 2.0
The Chocolate War Cormier 7-12 30 8.0
The City of Ember DuPrau 3-7 35 9.0
Clifford the Big Red Dog Bridwell K-3 30 0.5
Crash Spinelli 5-8 30  4.0
The Cricket in Times Square Selden 3-6 30  4.0
Curious George Rey K-3  30  0.5
Days with Frog and Toad Lobel K-3  30  0.5
Dear Mr. Henshaw Cleary 4-6  35  3.0
The Devil’s Arithmetic Yolen 5-9  30  6.0
Dingoes at Dinnertime (Magic Treehouse) Osborne 1-4  30  1.0
Dolphins at Daybreak (Magic Treehouse) Osborne 1-4  30  1.0
The Enormous Egg Butterworth 3-6  30  6.0
Firegirl Abbott 3-7  35  4.0
Fish in a Tree Hunt 5-6  35  7.0
Flat Stanley Brown 1-4  30  1.0
Freckle Juice Blume 1-3  30  0.5
Frindle Clements 4-6  35  2.0
Frog and Toad are Friends Lobel K-3  30  0.5
From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler Konigsburg 4-6  30  5.0
Fuzzy Mud Sachar 5-6  35  5.0
Gary Paulsen – Various Titles Paulsen 5-10  27  varies
Gathering Blue Lowry 5-9  30  7.0
George Washington’s Socks Woodruff 4-6  35  6.0
Germs Make Me Sick Berger K-3  30  0.5
The Giver Lowry 5-8  30  7.0
The Great Gatsby Fitzgerald 8+  30  8.0
The Grouchy Ladybug Carle K-3 30  0.5
Hatchet Paulsen 5-8  35  7.0
Help! I’m Trapped in My Lunch Lady’s Body Strasser 4-6  30  3.0
Help! I’m Trapped in My Teacher’s Body Strasser 4-6  30  3.0
Henry and Mudge Rylant 1-3  30  0.5
Holes Sachar 5-8  35  7.0
The House of Dies Drear Hamilton 5-8  35  9.0
How to Eat Fried Worms Rockwell 2-5  30  2.0
The Indian in the Cupboard Banks 4-6  35  6.0
Island of the Blue Dolphins O’Dell 5-8  30  6.0
It’s All Greek To Me (Time Warp Trio) Scieszka 3-6  30  1.0
James and the Giant Peach Dahl 3-5  35  4.0
Judy Moody McDonald 1-4  30  1.0
Julie of the Wolves George 5-8  30  6.0
Junie B., First Grader: Toothless Wonder Park 1-4  30  1.0
Justin and the Best Biscuits in the World Walter 3-5  30  3.0
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Irving 5-8  30  3.0
Lincoln: a Photobiography Freedman 4-7  17  5.0
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Lewis 4-7  35  6.0
The Lions of Little Rock Levine 5-6  35  10.0
Little Bear Minarik K-3  30  0.5
The Magic Fan Baker K-3  30  0.5
Making Bombs for Hitler Skrypuch 5-7  35  7.0
Maniac Magee Spinelli 4-7  30  5.0
Matilda Dahl 4-6  35  6.0
The Mouse and the Motorcycle Cleary 3-6  35  3.0
Mr. Popper’s Penguins Atwater 3-5  30  3.0
Mr. Putter and Tabby Walk the Dog Rylant K-3  30  0.5
Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH O’Brien 4-7  35  8.0
My Side of the Mountain George 4-7  30  6.0
Mystery Books (set) Various Authors 4-8  30  varies
The Mystery on Alaska’s Iditarod Trail Marsh 3-5  35  3.0
Nightjohn Paulsen 5-8  30  1.0
Nothing Wrong with a Three Legged Dog McNamee 3-6  30  3.0
The Not-So-Jolly Roger (Time Warp Trio) Scieszka 3-6  30  1.0
Number the Stars Lowry 4-6  35  4.0
Ohio Biographies Various Authors 4-7  35  varies
Old Yeller Gipson 5-8  30 5.0
Oliver Pig at School Van Leeuwen 1-3  30  0.5
The Original Adventures of Hank the Cowdog Erickson 3-6  30  3.0
The Orphan of Ellis Island Woodruff 5-8  35  5.0
Out of My Mind Draper 4-6  35  8.0
The Outsiders Hinton 6-10  30  7.0
Owl at Home Lobel K-3 30  0.5
Pax Pennypacker 4-7 35  8.0
Pearl and Wagner: Two Good Friends McMullan K-2  35  0.5
Polar Bears Past Bedtime (Magic Treehouse) Osborne 1-4  35  1.0
Poppleton and Friends Rylant K-3  30  0.5
Preserving a Legacy: Spring Hill Historic Home Spring Hill 5+  30  —-
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Taylor 5-8  30  10.0
Ronald Morgan Goes to Bat Giff K-3  30  0.5
Running Out of Time Haddix 4-7  35  7.0
Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes Coerr 3-6  30  1.0
Sarah, Plain and Tall MacLachlan 3-5  35  1.0
Shades of Gray Reeder 4-6  30 6.0
Shh! We’re Writing the Constitution Fritz 2-5  30  1.0
Shiloh Naylor 4-6  35  4.0
The Sign of the Beaver Speare 5-7  35  5.0
A Single Shard Park 5-8  30  6.0
Skinnybones Park 3-6  30  3.0
Skylark MacLachlan 3-6  30  1.0
Small Steps Sachar 5-6  35  7.0
Sounder Armstrong 4-6  30  3.0
Squanto, Friend of the Pilgrims Bulla 3-5  30  2.0
Stink MacDonald 1-3  30  1.0
Stone Fox Gardiner 3-5  35  1.0
Stone Soup McGovern K-3  30  0.5
The Story of Thomas Alva Edison Davidson 2-4  30  1.0
Stuart Little White 3-6  30  3.0
The Summer of the Swans Byars 4-7  30  4.0
Superfudge Blume 4-6  30  4.0
Surviving the Applewhites Tolan 4-8  30  7.0
The Tale of Despereaux Dicamillo 4-6  30  5.0
Tales of a 4th Grade Nothing Blume 3-5  30  3.0
Tangerine Bloor 7-10  35  13.0
That’s Why I’m Here Spielman 7+ 30  —-
There’s a Boy in the Girls’ Bathroom Sachar 4-6  30  5.0
Tigers at Twilight (Magic Treehouse) Osborne 1-4  30  1.0
Timothy of the Cay Taylor 4-7  35  5.0
To Kill a Mockingbird Lee 6+  35  15.0
Trouble Don’t Last Pearsall 5-8  35  8.0
The Trumpet of the Swan White 3-6  35  6.0
Tuck Everlasting Babbitt 4-7  35  6.0
Tuesdays with Morrie Albom 10+  25  5.0
Two Under Par Henkes 3-6  30  3.0
Uniquely Ohio Shonberg 3-6  30  1.0
The War that Saved My Life Bradley 4-6 35  9.0
The War with Grandpa Smith 4-6  35  3.0
The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963 Curtis 4-7  30  8.0
The Westing Game Raskin 4-7  35  8.0
Where the Red Fern Grows Rawls 5-9  35  11.0
The Whipping Boy Fleischman 4-7  35  2.0
Whirligig Fleischman 7+  30  5.0
Who Was… ? After 1861 (various biographies) Various Authors 3-7  35 varies
Who Was… ? Before 1861  (various biographies) Various Authors 3-7  35  varies
Why Mosquitos Buzz in People’s Ears Aardema 1-3  30  0.5
The Wish Giver Brittain 4-6  30  4.0
The Witch of Blackbird Pond Speare 5-8  35  9.0
Wonder Palacio 4-7  35  11.0
A Wrinkle in Time L’Engle 5-8  30  7.0
A Year Down Yonder Peck 4-6  30  4.0