3rd Grade's Summer Reading List

  • 3rd Grade Suggested Reading List

    Newbery Medal Books

    • The Crossover by Kwame Alexander Ages: 9-12
    • The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate Ages: 8 and up
    • Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool                                                  Ages: 9-12
    • Bud, Not Buddy by Christoper Paul Curtis                                                   Ages: 9-12
    • The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo                                                Ages: 8 and up
    • Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli Ages: 8-12
    • Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices by Paul Fleischman Ages: 8 and up
    • Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor Ages: 8-12

    Other Suggestions

    • A TO Z MYSTERIESby Ron Roy, illustrated by John Steven Gurney      Ages: 9-12      
    • BAILEY SCHOOL KIDSSeries by Debbie Dadey
    • RAMONASeries by Beverly Cleary
    • BASEBALL CARD ADVENTURESeries by Dan Gutman                                 Ages 8-12
    • BOXCAR MYSTERIESby Gertrude Chandler Warner                                         Ages: 7-12
    • GREGOR THE OVERLANDER by Suzanne Collins                              Ages: 9-12
    • HARDY BOYSSeries, by Franklin Dixon
    • IVY AND BEAN  Series by Annie Barrows
    • LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIESeries by Laura Ingalls Wilder
    • JUDY MOODYby Megan McDonald, illustrated by Peter Reynolds                      Ages: 6-10
      KATIE KAZOO SWITCHEROO by Nancy E. Krulik                              Ages: 7-12
    • MAGIC TREE HOUSEby Mary Pope Osborne                                        Ages: 4-8
    • MATT CHRISTOPHER SPORTS      Ages: 4-12
    • MAGIC SCHOOL BUSChapter Books by Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen
    • NANCY DREWSeries, Carolyn Keene
    • THE SPIDERWICK CHRONICLESby Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black     Ages: 7-up