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Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl
The DeKalb County Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl
competition is held
each January for students in grades 4-12. 
The 2016-2017 Reading Bowl Books
(alphabetically by author)

Applegate, Katherine. (2015). Crenshaw. New York, NY: Feiwel and Friends (Macmillan).

Beasley, Cassie. (2015). Circus Mirandus. New York, NY: Dial (Penguin/Random House).

Benjamin, Ali. (2015). The Thing about Jellyfish. New York, NY: Little, Brown Books.

Bertman, Jennifer Chambliss. (2015). The Book Scavenger. New York, NY: Henry Holt & Co.

Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker. (2015). The War that Saved My Life. New York, NY: Dial (Penguin/Random House).

Draper, Sharon. (2015). Stella by Starlight. New York, NY: Atheneum.

Gephart, Donna. (2014). Death by Toilet Paper. New York, NY: Delacorte (Penguin/Random House). 
Herrera, Juan Felipe. (2014). Portraits of Hispanic American Heroes. (Illus. Raul Colon). New York, NY: Penguin.
Hunt, Lynda Mullaly. (2015). Fish in a Tree. New York, NY: Nancy Paulsen (Penguin). 
Jamieson, Victoria. (2015). Roller Girl. New York, NY: Penguin. 
John, Jory & Barnett, Mac. (2015). The Terrible Two. (Illus. Kevin Cornell). New York, NY: Abrams. 
Jones, Kelly. (2015). Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer. New York, NY: Knopf.

Kadohata, Cynthia. (2014). Half a World Away. New York, NY: Atheneum.

Korman, Gordon. (2015). Masterminds. New York, NY: Balzer + Bray (HarperCollins).

Martin, Ann M. (2014). Rain Reign. New York, NY: Feiwel and Friends (Macmillan).

Pinkney, Andrea Davis. (2014). The Red Pencil (Illus. Shane W. Evans). New York, NY: Little, Brown Books.

Sachar, Louis. (2015). Fuzzy Mud. New York, NY: Delacorte (Penguin/Random House).

Sloan, Holly Goldberg. (2015). Appleblossom the Possum (Illus. Gary A. Rosen). New York, NY: Dial (Penguin/Random House).

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