SUGGESTED BOOK LISTS GRADES 3 AND 4
Bauer, The Blue Ghost Nine year-old Liz is led to make contact with children she believes may be her ancestors.
Benton, Attack of the 50-Foot Cupid A 50 ft. arrow shooting cupid is on the loose.
Blume, Double Fudge 12 year-old Peter must deal with his embarrassing cousins and his brother.
Brown, Flat Stanley Stanley Lampchop goes flat to help win certain situations.
Choldenko, Al Capone Does My Shirts A 12 year-old boy moves to Alcatraz Island where guard families live.
Colfer, Half Moon Investigations A boy must track down a conspiracy or be framed for a crime.
Christopher, Matt Christopher Sports Series
Curtis, *Bud, Not Buddy Ten year-old homeless boy living in Michigan, leaves a foster home to find his dad.
Danziger, Amber Brown Series
Drake, Dr. Ernest Drake's Dragonology handbook : a practical course in dragons
Edwards, The Great American Mousical Presents the adventures of theatrical mice that live & work in a miniature world beneath Broadway.
Erickson, Hank the Cowdog Series PB
Greene, Queen Sophie Hartley Sophie befriends a new girl at school which helps her feel good at something.
Greenwald, Rosy Cole’s Memoir Explosion A girl writes a memoir about herself and her friends, and they are angry with her.
Lewis, The Lion, the Witch , and the Wardrobe Four kids find their way through the back of a wardrobe…
MacLachlan, *Sarah, Plain and Tall Caleb and Anna must find a way to make their father’s new mail-order bride stay.
McDonald, Judy Moody The adventures of a third grader
Naylor, Cuckoo Feathers A young girl’s pigeons make their home somewhere else—how will she get them back?
Osborne, Winter of the Ice Wizard A group of kids travel behind the clouds to find the wizard’s eye.
Pilkey, Captain Underpants Series Superhero Captain Underpants tries to save the world.
Warner, Not so Weird Emma Eight year-old Emma likes her new school, until a friend tells others she is strange.
Wilder, Little House on the Prairie Series Stories of a little girl and her family and their adventures in the late 1800’s.
* Denotes Newbery Award