The Choose to Read Ohio (CTRO) 2019 & 2020 booklist features 20 notable titles by Ohio authors. Click on any book jacket below to learn more about the book and to access the readers’ toolkit, which includes discussion questions, related projects and activities, and links to entertaining, educational texts and websites.

Toolkits for all 95 books previously selected to CTRO since its inception in 2009 are also available for free download. See the menu bar to the right or browse the list of all CTRO books to date.

Click here to download an 11″ x 14″ PDF of the 2019 & 2020 poster (original print poster is 18″ x 24″)

Select a book cover below to read about it, borrow the book in a variety of formats, and download toolkits for discussion groups or library programs.

Choose to Read Ohio Books for 2019-2020

Choose to Read Ohio: Books for Adults

Choose to Read Ohio: Books for Teens

Choose to Read Ohio: Books for Tweens / Middle Grades

Choose To Read Ohio: Books for Young Children