5th Grade Reading List
Reading suggestions for 5th Graders from the Weber County Library
Washed ashore as a baby in tiny Tupelo Landing, North Carolina, Mo LoBeau, now eleven, and her best friend Dale turn detective when the amnesiac Colonel, owner of a cafÃ© and co-parent of Mo with his cook, Miss Lana, seems implicated in a murder.
The courageous story of six-year-old Ruby Bridges who alone integrated an all-white New Orleans elementary school in 1960.
A handbook for the budding cryptographer including codes and ciphers, invisible inks, concealment techniques, spy stories, and more.
10-year-old Winnie Foster discovers the magic spring that has given the Tuck family eternal life. Will she drink the water too?
Takes a tour of the Earth three hundred and twenty million years ago, during the Paleozoic Era, and investigates the plants and animals found there.
Minli, an adventurous girl from a poor village, buys a magical goldfish, and then joins a dragon who cannot fly on a quest to find the Old Man of the Moon in hopes of bringing life to Fruitless Mountain and freshness to Jade River.