Recommended Reading for Third Grade


Aardema†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Why Mosquitoes Buzz in Peopleís Ears

Adler, David†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Cam Jensen - Mystery of the Missing Dinosaur

Aesop††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† All Titles

Alta, Harry††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††† Miss Nelson is Missing

Anderson, Hans Christian††††† Thumbelina (Jeffers, Susan), Ugly Duckling

Anno, Mitsumasa†††††††††††††††††† The Kingís Flower

Balian, Lorna†††††††††††††††††††††††† Humbug Rabbit

Bang, Molly†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tye May and the Magic Brush

Bess, Clayton†††††††††††††††††††††††† The Truth about the Moon

Blume Judy††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Superfudge

Bond, Michael††††††††††††††††††††††† A Bear Called Paddington

Briggs, Raymond†††††††††††††††††† Jim and the Beanstalk

Brown, Marc††††††††††††††††††††††††† Arthur Goes to Camp

Brown, Marcia†††††††††††††††††††††† Stone Soup

Brunhoff, Jean de†††††††††††††††††† Story of Babar

Bunting, Eve††††††††††††††††††††††††† Magic and the Night River

Caines, Jeannette††††††††† ††††††††† Just Us Women

Calhoun, Mary†††††††††††††††††††††† The Night the Monster Came

Cameron, Ann††††††††††††††††††††††† Stories Julian Tells

Cendrars, Blaise†††††††††††††††††††† Shadow

Cleary, Beverly††††††††††††††††††††† Ramona the Pest

Clifton, Lucille††††††††††††††††††††† My Friend Jacob

Cohen, Barbara††††††††††††††††††††† The Carp in the Bathtub

Cole, Brock††††††††††††††††††††††††††† The Winter Wren

Cone, Molly†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mishmash

Conford, Ellen†††††††††††††††††††††† Impossible Possum

Coombs, Patricia†††††††††††††††††† Dorrie and the Blue Witch (others)

Cooney, Barbara†††††††††† ††††††††† Miss Rumphius

Crompton, Anne††††††††††††††††††† Winter Wife

Dalgleish††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Courage of Sarah Nobel

De Paola, Tomie††††††††††††††††††† Strega Nona

Dionetti, Michelle††††††††††††††††† Thalia Brown and the Blue Bug

Erickson, Russell†††††††††††††††††† A Toad for Tuesday (others)

Fleischman, Sid††††††††††††††††††††† Me and the Man on the Moon-eyed Horse

Flora, James†††††††††††††††††††††††††† The Great Green Turkey Creek Monster

Galdone, Paul††††††††††††††††††††††† Tailypo

Garfield, Leon††††††††††††††††††††††† Fairís Fair

Goble, Paul††††††††††††††††††††††††††† The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses

Grimm, Jacob†††††††††††††††††††††††† All Titles

Haseley, Dennis†††††††††††††††††††† The Old Banjo

Hodges, Margaret††††††††††††††††† St. George and the Dragon

Hurwitz, Johanna†††††††††††††††††† Busybody Nora

Hutchins, Pat††††††††††††††††††††††††† One-eyed Jake

Isadora, Rachel†††††††††††††††††††††† Benís Trumpet

Jukes, Mavis†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Like Jake and Me

Kuskin, Karla†††††††††††††††††††††††† The Philharmonic Gets Dressed

Lester, Julius††††††††††††††††††††††††† Knee-high Man

Lindgren, Astrid†††††††††††††††††††† Christmas in the Stable

Lobel, Arnold†††††††††††††††††††††††† Fables

McDermott, Gerald†††††††††††††† Arrow to the Sun

McKissack††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Flossie and the Fox

Miles, Mishka††††††††††††††††††††††† Annie and the Old One

Mosel, Arlene†††††††††††††††††††††††† The Funny Little Woman

Ormondroyd, Edward††††††††††† Broderick

Perrault†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sleeping Beauty

Provensen, Alice††††††††† ††††††††† The Glorious Flight

Say, Allen†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Bicycle Man

Silverstein, Shel†††††††††††††††††††† Giraffe and a Half

Slote, Alfred†††††††††††††††††††††††††† My Robot Buddy

Small, Dave††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Eulalie and the Hopping Head

Steig, William††††††††††††††††††††††† Dr. DeSoto

Steptoe, John††††††††††††††††††††††††† The Story of the Jumping Mouse

Turkle, Brinton††††††††††††††††††††† Do Not Open

Uchida, Yoshiko††††††††† ††††††††† The Rooster Who Understood Japanese

Van Allsburg, Chris†††††††††††††† Wreck of the Zephyr

Wilder, Laura Ingalls†††††††††††† Little House in the Big Woods

Williams, Jay††††††††††††††††††††††††† A Chair for Mother

Wolkstein, Diana†††††††††††††††††† The Banza

Zemach, Harve†††††††††††††††††††††† Duffy and the Devil

Zhitkov, Boris††††††††††††††††††††††† How I Hunted the Little Fellows