Grades 3 & 4

Family and Friends

Freckle Juice by Judy Blume

The Dog That Stole Football Plays by Matt Christopher

Beezus and Ramona by Beverly Cleary

Amber Brown is Not a Crayon by Paula Danziger

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo

Clara Lee and the Apple Pie Dream by Jenny Han

Just Grace by Charise Mericle Harper

Yellow Blue Jay by Johanna Hurwitz

The Thing About Luck by Cynthia Kadohata

The Doll People by Ann M Martin

Yang the Youngest and His Terrible Ear by  Lensey Namioka

Stella Batts Needs a New Name by Courtney Sheinmel

Fantasy

The Enormous Egg by  Oliver Butterworth

How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell

Ibby’s Magic Weekend by Heather Dyer

The Iron Giant by Ted Hughes

The Ordinary Princess by Mary Margaret Kaye

Catwings by Ursula K Le Guin

Fat Men From Space by Daniel Manus Pinkwater

The Night Fairy by Laura Amy Schlitz

Funny

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume

The Chocolate Touch by Patrick Skene Catling

Frindle by Andrew Clements

The Enormous Crocodile by Roald Dahl

Summer in the City by Marie-Louise Gay

Class Clown by Johanna Hurwitz

The Invisible Dog by Dick King-Smith

Regarding the Fountain by  Kate Klise

Ungifted by Gordon Korman

Anastasia Krupnik by Lois Lowry

I Don’t Believe it, Archie! by Andrew Norriss

Seven Kisses in a Row byPatricia MacLachlan

Skinnybones by Barbara Park

Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made by Stephan Pastis

Jacob Two-Two Meets the Hooded Fang by Mordecai Richler

Sideways Stories from Wayside School  by Louis Sachar

Tthe Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket

Stick Dog by Tom Watson

Mystery & Adventure

Freddy Goes to Florida by Walter R Brooks

The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman

Bunnicula Strikes Again by James Howe

The Great Ghost Rescue by Eva Ibbotson

The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster

Lizard Music by Daniel Manus Pinkwater

Abel’s Island by William Steig

Shredderman: Secret Identity (series) by Wendelin Van Draanen

Out Of This World

The Enormous Egg by Oliver Butterworth

How to Train Your Dragon (series) by Cowell Cressida

Inkheart (series) by Cornelia Caroline Funke

The Night Fairy by Laura Amy Schlitz

Saint George and the Dragon by Margaret Hodges

The Ordinary Princess by Mary Margaret Kaye

Starry River of the Sky by Grace Lin

You Choose (series) by Allison Lassieur

The Iron Giant by Ted Hughes

Catwings (series) by Ursula K. Le Guin

Fat Men From Space (series) by Daniel Manus Pinkwater

Giggles & Grins

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume

The Not-Just-Anybody Family by Betsy Cromer Byars

The Chocolate Touch by Patrick Skene Catling

Frindle by Andrew Clements

Summer in the City by Marie-Louise Gay

Class Clown (series) by Johanna Hurwitz

The Invincible Dog by Dick King-Smith

Regarding the Fountain (series) by Kate Klise

Ungifted by Gordon Korman

Anastasia Krupnik (series) by Lois Lowry

Skinnybones (series) by Barbara Park

Timothy Failure by Stephan Pastis

Jacob Two-Two Meets the Hooded Fang by Mordecai Richler

Sideways Stories from Wayside School (series) by Louis Sachar

The Bad Beginning (series) by Lemony Snicket

Stick Dog by Tom Watson

The Enormous Crocodile by Roald Dahl

Seven Kisses in a Row by Patricia Maclachlan

Olden Times

A Lion to Guard Us by Clyde Robert Bulla

Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer Holm

The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly

In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson by Bette Lord

Keeping Score by Linda Sue Park

The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick

The Well by Mildred Taylor

Three Times Lucky by Sheila Turnage

Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Egyptian Diary by Richard Platt

F is For Freedom by Roni Schotter

Teammates by Peter Golenbock

Family & Friends

Freckle Juice by Judy Blume

The Most Beautiful Place in The World by Ann Cameron

Beezus and Ramona by Beverly Cleary

Amber Brown is Not a Crayon by Paula Danzinger

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo

Yellow Blue Jay by Johanna Hurwitz

The Thing About Luck by Cynthia Kadohata

The Doll People by Ann Martin

Yang the Youngest and His Terrible Ear by Lensey Namioka

Shiloh by  Phyllis Naylor

The Boxcar Children by  Gertrude Warner

The Most Beautiful Place in the World by Ann Cameron

The Dog That Stole Home by Matt Christopher

Powwow by George Ancona

Fur & Feathers

The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

Molly Moody by Georgia Byng

Zucchini by Barbara Dana

The Tarantula in My Purse: and 172 Other Wild Pets by Jean Craighead George

Babe: The Gallant Pig by Dick King-Smith

A Dog Called Homeless by  Sarah Lean

Shadow by Michael Morpurgo

The Rescuers by  Margery Sharp

The Stone Fox by John Gardiner

Dogs on Duty by Dorothy Patent

Seymour Simon’s Extreme Oceans by Seymour Simon

Cats Are Cats by Nancy Larrick

People You’d Like To Meet

Reaching for the Moon by Buzz Aldrin

Who Says Women Can’t Be Doctors? by Tanya Lee Stone

Through My Eyes by Ruby Bridges

Listening to Crickets by Candace F. Ransom

Darwin: With Glimpses into His Private Journal & Letters by Alice McGinty

A Wizard from the Start by Don Brown

Sit-In by Andrea David Pinkney

So, You Want to Be an Explorer? by Judith St. George

Who Was (biography series) by Janet B. Pascal