Fun Summer Reads, Ages 9-12
The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate
3 of 11
by Jacqueline Kelly
Eleven-year-old Calpurnia Tate and her grandfather live on a Texas plantation in 1899. As they bond over science and nature discoveries, Calpurnia cultivates a love for the natural world in all its splendor. A 2010 Newbery Honor book and a 2010 American Library Association Best Books for Young Adults selection.
View More Slideshows
School Family Connection Newsletter
Get school tips, recipes, worksheets, and more