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Book Recs

  • The following are book title recommendations for 3rd grade readers. Listed are a variety of genre, interest topics, and reading levels, and many are are a series. Students understand that books we choose to read independently should be at a "just right" level that keep our interest and "push our brain" a little. We read with stamina and fluency!


    Freckle Juice

    Eerie Elementary

    Encyclopedia Brown

    Boxcar Children


    Artemis Fowl

    Hardy Boys

    Nancy Drew

    Unicorn Rescue Society

    Secrets of Droon

    Heidi Heckelbeck

    King and Kayla

    Kylie Jean


    Craftily Ever After

    Elray Jakes

    I Survived

    Freddy the Detective

    Desmond Cole Ghost Patrol



    Gooney Bird Greene

    Mindy Kim

    Guardians of Ga'Hoole

    Ivy and Bean

    Judy Moody

    Judy Blume

    The Magnificent Maya Kim

    Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle

    Sarah, Plain and Tall 

    Sideways Stories From Wayside School

    Captain Awesome

    Flat Stanley

    Harriet the Spy

    The Warriors

    Justin Case

    Mr. Lemoncello's Library

    My America

    Horrible Harry

    Magic Tree House

    Geronimo Stilton


    Secret Coders

    Fall of the Beasts

    The Zack Files

    Spiderwick Chronicles

    Mallory on the Move

    My Weird School