2023-2024 PageTurners Chapter 1 Book List

  • Fall:

    If I Were in Charge of the World by Judith Viorst, the poem

    Love that Dog by Sharon Creech, fiction

    Lon Po Po: A Red Riding Hood Story from China by Ed Young, folktale, Caldecott Medal

    Balloons Over Broadway by Melissa Sweet, non-fiction

    The Story of the Statue of Liberty by Betsy Maestro, non-fiction

    The Memory Coat by Elvira Woodruff, historical fiction

    The Firekeeper's Son by Linda Sue Park, historical fiction

    Investi-Gators by John Patrick Green, fantasy

    Fenway and Hattie by Victoria J. Coe, fiction

    Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer Holm, realistic fiction


    Vacation by Mary Ann Hoberman, a poem

    Hate that Cat by Sharon Creech, fiction

    Honestly, Red Riding Hood Was Rotten! The Story of Little Red Riding Hood as Told by the Wolf by Trisha Speed Shaskan, fiction

    The Gardener by Sarah Stewart, realistic fiction, Caldecott Honor

    Two Bobbies by Kirby Larson, non-fiction

    I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005 by Lauren Tarshis, historical fiction

    The Undefeated by Kwame Alexander, poem, Newbery Honor, Caldecott, and Coretta Scott King Awards

    A Boy Called Bat by Alana Arnold, realistic fiction

    Hoot by Carl Hiaasen, realistic fiction, Newbery Honor


2023-2024 PageTurners Chapter 1 Schedule

  • All competitions are from 9:30-11:30 a.m., except the Regional Finals which are from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

    Northwest (Alexander, Elba, Lockport, Oakfield-Alabama, Pembroke): Fall - December 18 at Pembroke Intermediate School Auditorium, Spring - March 13 at Alexander High School Auditorium 

    North (Batavia, Byron-Bergen, LeRoy):  Fall - December 20 at Batavia Middle School Auditorium, Spring - March 18 at LeRoy Wolcott Street School Auditorium  

    Northeast (Avon, Caledonia-Mumford, St. Agnes)Fall - December 11 at Caledonia-Mumford Elementary School Auditorium, Spring - March 19 at Avon Middle School Auditorium

    East (Geneseo, Livonia, Mount Morris, Perry, York):  Fall - December 13 at Mount Morris Auditorium, Spring - March 12 at Perry Elementary/Junior High Auditorium

    West (Attica, Letchworth, Pavilion, Warsaw):  Fall - December 15 at Letchworth Auditorium, Spring - March 14 at Warsaw Elementary School Auditorium

    South (Avoca, Dansville, Keshequa, Wayland-Cohocton):  Fall - December 14 at Wayland-Cohocton LGI, Spring - March 22 at Keshequa High School Auditorium 

    Regional Finals:  April 23 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Pavilion High School Auditorium