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Incoming 4th and 5th Grades

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Fiction
Judy Blume books
Beverly Cleary books
Roald Dahl books
Buller, Jon and Susan Schade, The Fog Mound Triology: Travels of Thelonius, Faradawn and Simon's Dream
Craighead-George Jean, My Side of the Mountain and Julie of the Wolves
DiCamillo, Kate,  Because of Winn Dixie
Enright, Elizabeth,  The Saturdays
Hamilton Virginia, Bluish
Hesse, Karen,  Just Juice
Kinney, Jeff  Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Klise, Katie Regarding the Fountain
Konisgburg, E.L. From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil L. Frankweiler
Lewis, C.S. Chronicles of Narnia
McCloskey, Robert, Homer Price
Naylor, Phyllis. Shiloh.
Paolini, Christopher Eragon and Eldest
Paulsen, Gary, Hatchet
Pullman, Philip,  His Dark Materials Trilogy: The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, and The Amber Spyglass
Raskin, Ellen, The Westing Game
Riordan, Rick, Percy Jackson and the Olympians (series)
Sachar, Louis, Holes and Sideways Stories
Selden George, Cricket in Times Square
Snicket, Lemony, A Series of Unfortunate Events (series)
Spinelli, Jerry, Stargirl
Tolkien, J.R.R.. Lord of the Rings
White, E.B., The Trumpet of the Swan.
Williams, Vera B.,  Scooter.
Yep Laurence, Dragonwings

Historical Fiction
Dear America series.
Books by Jean Fritz
"If You Lived" Series
Bruchac, Joseph, A Boy Called Slow
Collier & Collier,  My Brother Sam is Dead
Stoltz, Mary, The Ballad of the Civil War
Kirkpatrick, Katherine, Redcoats & Petticoats.
Wilder, Laura Ingalls,  Little House Series.  
Taylor, Sydney,  All-of-a-Kind Family.
Merrill, Jean, The Pushcart War
Hesse, Karen, Letters from Rifka
Bunting, Eve,  Dandelion
Uchido, Yoshiko,  A Jar of Dreams.
McSwigan, Mary,  Snow Treasure.
Reilly, Patricia,  Lily's Crossing
Brady, Esther,  Toliver's Secret.
Fleischman, Sid,  Jim Ugly.
Lowry, Lois, Number the Stars

Other Good Reads
L'Engle, Madeline,  A Wrinkle in Time, A Wind in the Door, A Swiftly Tilting Planet, Many Waters
Harry Potter series
Nancy Drew series
Hardy Boys series
Avi Books
Fleischman, Paul  Joyful Noise  (poetry)