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F.A. Day Library: 2016 Books for Holiday Gift-Giving

Recommended Books for Holiday Gift-Giving

Selected by the children's room staff at the Newton Free Library, here are the year's best new books for middle school readers. Click to download a printable list of the titles. 


Science Fiction

Adventure & Mystery


Guide to Abbreviations

EA = eAudiobook 
 = eBook
 = Book on CD

P = Playaway
R = Reluctant Reader

Graphic Novels

Horror & Supernatural

Biography & Nonfiction

Realistic & Historical Fiction

Challenging Reads (8th grade)

F.A. Day Middle School Library
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