3rd Grade Reading List

Reading Suggestions for 3rd Graders from the Weber County Library

Martin's Big Words
Artist/Author/Cast:
Rappaport, Doreen; Collier, Bryan (Illustrator)
Call Number:
J323.092 R2214m
Description:
Marvin Redpost: Super Fast, out of Control!
Artist/Author/Cast:
Sachar, Louis; Wummer, Amy (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Sachar
Description:
Mercy Watson to the Rescue
Artist/Author/Cast:
DiCamillo, Kate; Van Dusen, Chris (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF DiCamillo
Description:

After Mercy the pig snuggles to sleep with the Watsons, all three awaken with the bed teetering on the edge of a big hole in the floor.

My Haunted House
Artist/Author/Cast:
Sage, Angie; Pickering, Jimmy (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Sage
Description:
My Rows and Piles of Coins
Artist/Author/Cast:
Mollel, Tololwa M.; Lewis, E. B. (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Mollel
Description:

A Tanzanian boy saves his coins to buy a bicycle so that he can help his parents carry goods to market, but then he discovers that in spite of all he has saved, he still does not have enough money.

Owl Moon
Artist/Author/Cast:
Yolen, Jane; Schoenherr, John (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Yolen
Description:

A little girl goes owling with her father on a winter's night.

Pop!: The Invention of Bubble Gum
Artist/Author/Cast:
McCarthy, Meghan (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
J664.6 M1235p 2010
Description:

Full of fun historical facts, this book is the true story of how bubble gum was invented.

Redwoods
Artist/Author/Cast:
Chin, Jason (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
J585.5 C53922r 2009
Description:

A young city boy, riding the subway, finds an abandoned book about redwoods. He finds himself in the very forest described in the book. After finishing the book, he leaves it for someone else to read.

Shiver Me Timbers: Pirate Poems and Paintings
Artist/Author/Cast:
Florian, Douglas; Neubecker, Robert (Illustrator)
Call Number:
J811.54 F6354s 2012
Description:
Stanley, Flat Again!
Artist/Author/Cast:
Brown, Jeff; Nash, Scott (Illustrator); Pamintuan, Macky (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Brown
Description:

It has been nearly forty years since a bulletin board first fell on Stanley Lambchop, an ordinary boy, and transformed him into a flat hero. Finally, here is the long-awaited sequel.

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