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1000+ Lexile titles in Kids Fiction: Fantasy, Mystery, Sports & Adventure, Tales

on May 21, 2014

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The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster (1000)

The phantom tollbooth

The Great Hamster Massacre by Katie Davies (1000)

The great hamster massacre

Lafcadio, the Lion Who Shot Back by Shel Silverstein (1010 NC)

Uncle Shelby's story of Lafcadio, the lion who shot back

Mr. Chickee’s Funny Money by Christopher Paul Curtis  (1010)

Mr. Chickee's funny money

Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by L. Frank Baum (1020)

Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz

Modern Fairies, Dwarves, Goblins and Other Nasties: a Practical Guide by Miss Edythe McFate by Lesley Blume (1020)

Modern fairies, dwarves, goblins, & other nasties : a practical guide by Miss Edythe McFate

Goblins by Philip Reeve (1020)


The Flint Heart by Katherine Paterson (1030)

The flint heart

How to Ride a Dragon’s Storm: the Heroic Misadventures of Hiccup the Viking by Cressida Cowell (1040)

How to ride a dragon's storm : the heroic misadventures of Hiccup the Viking

Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling (1060)

Just so stories

The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pene Dubois  (1070)

The twenty-one balloons

Mudshark by Gary Paulsen (1080 NC)


Enchanted Island of Yew by L. Frank Baum (1100)

The Magic of Oz by L. Frank Baum (1110)

The Adventures of Robin Hood by Roger Lancelyn Green (1110)

The adventures of Robin Hood

Glinda of Oz by L. Frank Baum (1130)

The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame (1140)

The wind in the willows

The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling (1140)

The jungle book

Paddington at Large by Michael Bond (1160)

Paddington at large

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