Books for grades 3-5

  How to Train Your Dragon, by Cressida Cowell

  Walk Two Moons, by Sharon Creech

  The Day the Crayons Quit, by Drew Daywalt

  Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses, by James Dean

  Flora and Ulysses, by Kate DiCamillo

  Amelia Lost, by Candace Fleming

  Oh, No!, by Candace Fleming

  My Side of the Mountain, by Jean Craighead George

  Diary of a Wimpy Kid:  Hard Luck, by Jeff Kinney

  Number the Stars, by Lois Lowry

  Sarah Plain and Tall, by Patrica MacLachlan

  11 Birthdays, by Wendy Mass

  Long Walk to Water, by Linda Sue Park

  Big Nate Flips Out, by Lincoln Pierce

  The Lightning Thief, by Rick Riordan

  The Dark, by Lemony Snicket

  Loser, by Jerry Spinelli

  Killer Species:  Out for Blood, by Michael P. Spradlin

  The Nazi Invasion, 1944 (I Survived series #9), by Lauren Tarshis

  That is Not a Good Idea, by Mo Willems