Summer Reading Lists

Battle of the Books 2016-2017


Fourth Grade Rats, Jerry Spinelli

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing, Judy Blume

Night of The Twisters, Ivy Ruckman

Hana's Suitcase: A True Story, Karen Levine

STAT: Standing Tall and Talented #1: Home Court, Amar'e Stoudemire

Lily’s Crossing, Patricia Reilly Giff

World According to Humphrey, Betty G. Birney

Shoeless Joe and Me, Dan Gutman

The Fairest of All, Sarah Mlynowski

Dear Mr. Henshaw, Beverly Cleary

Eggs, Jerry Spinelli


Out of My Mind, Sharon Draper

Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library, Chris Grabenstein

Savvy, Ingrid Law

Fever 1793, Laurie Halse Anderson

Witch of Blackbird Pond, Elizabeth George Speare

Dead End at Norvelt, Jack Gantos

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, E. L. Konigsburg

Nick and Tesla's High-Voltage Danger, LabBob Pflugfelder and Steve Hockensmith

Travel Team, Mike Lupica

Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio, Peg Kehret

Holes, Louis Sachar

Bluebonnet Books 2016-2017

3rd-6th grade

Applegate, Katherine. Crenshaw

Barnett, Mac and Jory John. The Terrible Two

Barton, Chris. The Amazing Age of John Roy Lynch

Beasley, Cassie. Circus Mirandus

Camper, Cathy. Lowriders in Space

Cronin, Doreen. The Chicken Squad

Gibbs, Stuart. Space Case

Grimes, Nikki. Poems in the Attic

Jamieson, Victoria. Roller Girl

Jenkins, Emily. A Fine Dessert

Jones, Kelly. Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer

Lieb, Josh. Ratscalibur

Lord, Cynthia. A Handful of Stars

Quinn, Spencer. Woof

Robertson, Robbie. Hiawatha and the Peacemaker

Rockliff, Mara. Mesmerized: How Ben Franklin Solved a Mystery that Baffled All of France

Ross, Joel N. The Fog Diver

Ryan, Pam Muñoz. Echo

Segel, Jason and Miller, Kirsten. Nightmares!

Vernon, Ursula. Hamster Princess: Harriet the Invincible