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Suggested Reading List for Grade 5

Listed by: Author; Title; Call Number

  • Alexander, Lloyd;  The Wizard in the Tree; YF Ale
  • Armstrong, William;  Sounder; JF Arm (Newbery)
  • Avi;  The Fighting Ground; JF Avi
  • Babbitt, Natalie;  Tuck Everlasting; JF Bab
  • Banks, Lynne Reid;  The Indian in the Cupboard; JF Ban
  • Blos, Joan;  A Gathering of Days; JF Blo (Newbery)
  • Blume, Judy;  Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret; JF Blu
  • Blume, Judy;  Superfudge; JF Blu
  • Brink, Carol;  Caddie Woodlawn; JF Bri (Newbery)
  • Burnett, Frances;  The Secret Garden; JF Bur, YF Bur
  • Byars, Betsy;  Summer of the Swans; JF Bya (Newbery)
  • Carlson, Natalie;  The Family Under the Bridge; JF Car
  • Chavez, Cesar;  Cesar Chavez; J 921 Chavez
  • Cleary, Beverly;  Dear Mr. Henshaw; JF Cle (Newbery)
  • Cleary, Beverly;  Socks; JF Cle
  • Coerr, Eleanor;  Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes; J 362.1 Coe
  • Cooper, Susan;  Over Sea, Under Stone; JF Coo
  • Dahl, Roald;  Charlie and the Chocolate Factory; JF Dah
  • Dahl, Roald;  James and the Giant Peach; JF Dah
  • DeClements, Barthe;  Nothing’s Fair in Fifth Grade; JF DeC
  • Enright, Elizabeth;  The Four-Story Mistake; JF Enr
  • Farley, Walter;  The Black Stallion; JF Far
  • Fitzgerald, John;  The Great Brain; JF Fit
  • Fleischman, Sid;  The Whipping Boy; JF Fle (Newbery)
  • Fox, Paula;  The Slave Dancer; JF Fox (Newbery)
  • Freedman, Russell;  Lincoln, A Photobiography; J 928 Lincoln (Newbery)
  • George, Jean Craighead;  Julie of the Wolves; JF Geo (Newbery)
  • George, Jean Craighead;  My Side of the Mountain; JF Geo
  • Gipson, Fred;  Old Yeller; JF Gip
  • Hamilton, Virginia;  The House of Dies Drear; JF Ham
  • Henry, Marguerite;  Misty of Chincoteague; JF Hen
  • Hunt, Irene;  Across Five Aprils; JF Hun
  • Lawson, Robert;  Ben and Me; JF Law
  • L’Engle, Madeline;  A Wrinkle In Time; JF L’En (Newbery)
  • Levitin, Sonia;  Journey to America; YF Lev
  • Lewis, C.S.;  The Chronicles of Narnia (Series); JF Lew
  • Lowry, Lois;  Number the Stars; JF Low (Newbery)
  • Lowry, Lois;  The Giver: JF Low (Newbery)
  • McCloskey, Robert;  Homer Price; JF McC
  • Naylor, Phyllis;  Shiloh; JF Nay (Newbery)
  • North, Sterling;  Rascal; J 928 North
  • Norton, Mary;  The Borrowers; JF Nor
  • O’Brien, Robert;  Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh; JF O’Br (Newbery)
  • O’Dell, Scott;  Island of the Blue Dolphins; JF O’De, YF O’De (Newbery)
  • Paterson, Katherine;  Bridge to Terabithia; JF Pat (Newbery)
  • Paterson, Katherine;  Come Sing Jimmy Jo; JF Pat
  • Paulsen, Gary;  Hatchet; JF Pau
  • Rawls, Wilson;  Where the Red Fern Grows; JF Raw, YF Raw
  • Rockwell, Thomas;  How to Eat Fried Worms; JF Roc
  • Rodgers, Mary;  Freaky Friday; JF Rod
  • Salten, Felix;  Bambi; JF Sal
  • Selden, George;  The Cricket in Times Square; JF Sel
  • Snyder, Zilpha;  The Headless Cupid; JF Sny
  • Sorensen, Virginia;  Miracles on Maple Hill; JF Sor
  • Speare, Elizabeth;  The Sign of the Beaver; JF Spe
  • Speare, Elizabeth;  The Witch of Blackbird Pond; JF Spe (Newbery)
  • Sperry, Armstrong;  Call It Courage; JF Spe (Newbery)
  • Spyri, Johanna;  Heidi; JF Spy
  • Stevenson, Robert L.;  Treasure Island; JF Ste
  • Taylor, Mildred;  Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry; JF Tay (Newbery)
  • White, E.B.;  Stuart Little; JF Whi