Winter Break Reads for All Ages!


As Recommended by The 5th Grade Review Club

Pre-K and up:

The Mellops (series), Tomi Ungerer
Ivy & Bean (series), Annie Barrows
Each Kindness, Jacqueline Woodson
She Loved Baseball, Brothers at Bat, Audrey Vernick
It Jes’ Happened, Don Tate
The One and Only Stuey Lewis, Jane Schoenberg
First Light, Rebecca Stead
Mr. Putter and Tabby, Henry & Mudge (series), Cynthia Rylant
The Berenstain Bears (series), Stan and Jan Berenstain
Junie B. Jones (series), Barbara Park
Frog and Toad (series), Arnold Lobel
Around Our Way on Neighbors’ Day, Tameka Fryer Brown
Elephant and Piggie (series), Mo Willems
Geronimo Stilton, series
Hope’s Gift, Ellen’s Broom, Kelly Starling Lyons
The Best Figure Skater in the Whole Wide World, Linda Bally
The Keeping Quilt, Patricia Polacco
Bird, Zetta Elliott
Children’s Miscellany series by Matthew Morgan
Enormous Egg, Oliver Butterworth
The Dog Days of Charlotte Hayes, Marlene Kennedy
Homer Price by Robert McCloskey
Anna Hibiscus (series), Atinuke
The Littles series, John Peterson
Cobble Street Cousins, Cynthia Rylant
Poppleton (series), Cynthia Rylant
Mercy Watson (series), Kate DiCamillo
26 Fairmont Avenue (series), Tomie DiPaulo
Who Was…? biographies by various authors

3rd Grade and Up:

    Katerina’s Wish, Jeannie Mobley
    The Diary of B.B. Bright, Possible Princess, Alice Randall & Caroline Randall Williams
    Breadcrumbs, Anne Ursu
    Alvin Ho, Ruby Lu (series), Lenore Look
    Honey, I Love, Eloise Greenfield
    The Year of The Dog/Year of The Rat/Dumpling Days, Grace Lin
    The Penderwicks (series), Jeanne Birdsall
    Warriors (series), Erin Hunter
    The Book Thief, Markus Zusak
    One Crazy Summer; P.S. Be Eleven, Rita Williams-Garcia
    Oliver Twist, Charles Dickens
    Flying The Dragon, Natalie Dias Lorenzi
    Stargirl, Jerry Spinelli
    The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe, C.S. Lewis
    The Laura Line, Crystal Allen
    School Story and other books by Andrew Clements
    The Familiars (series), Andrew Jacobson and Adam Jay Epstein
    Freckle Juice, Judy Blume
    We’ve Got A Job (nonfiction), Cynthia Levinson
    The Day-Glo Brothers (nonfiction), Chris Barton
    Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh
    Lone Bean, Chudney Ross
    The Grand Plan To Fix Everything, Uma Krishnaswami
    From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, E. L. Konigsburg
    Because of Winn-Dixie; The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, Kate DiCamillo
    Sew Zoe, Chloe Taylor
    Cosmic, Frank Cottrell Boyce
    Gregor the Overlander (series), Suzanne Collins
    Ramona series by Beverly Cleary
    The Magic Finger, Roald Dahl
    Clementine (series), Sara Pennypacker
    Little Blog on the Prairie, Cathleen Bell
    Uprising, Margaret Peterson Haddix
    The Unforgotten Coat, Frank Cottrell Boyce
    Ellie McDoodle Diaries, Ruth McNally Barshaw
    Vanished, Sheela Chari
    The Hobbit, J.R.R. Tolkien
    Sardine, Emmanuel Guibert
    Millicent Min, Girl Genius, Lisa Yee
    My Side of the Mountain, Jean Craighead George
    The Strange Case of Origami Yoda, Tom Angleberger
    Superfudge, Judy Blume
    Wonderstruck; The Invention of Hugo Cabret, Brian Selznick
    The Golden Compass, Philip Pullman
    Harry Potter (series), JK Rowling
    The Kane Chronicles; Percy Jackson (series), Rick Riordan


2 thoughts on “Winter Break Reads for All Ages!

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  1. Here are some really good ones for 3rd grade and up (especially if you love dogs and ghosts….)
    1) Ghost Dog Secrets by Peg Kehret
    2) The Dogs of Winter by Bobbie Pyron
    3) Dog Whisperer, The Ghost, by Nicholas Edwards
    4) Ella Enchanted, by Gail Carson Levine

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