Summer reading list 5th 2014


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Summer reading lists, 2014
for students finishing 5th grade

Library Services, Berkeley Unified School District

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Summer reading list 5th 2014

  1. 1. Reading is Fun!! 5th grade Summer Reading Suggestions Berkeley School Libraries, 2014  Exciting Adventure and Fantasy Artemis Fowl, by Eoin Colfer Doll Bones, by Holly Black The False Prince, by Jennifer Nielsen The Giver, by Lois Lowry Heart of a Samurai, by Margi Preus Jinx, by Sage Blackwood The Mark of the Dragonfly, by Jaleigh Johnson The Night Gardener, by Jonathan Auxier Peak, by Roland Smith Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes, by Jonathan Auxier The Real Boy, by Anne Ursu Search for WondLa, by Tony DiTerlizzi Zombie Baseball Beatdown, by Paolo Bacigalupi Fascinating Nonfiction The Animal Book: A collection of the fastest, fiercest, toughest, cleverest, shyest--and most surprising-- animals, by Steve Jenkins Almost Astronauts: 13 women who dared to dream, by Tanya Lee Stone Bomb: The race to build and steal the world’s most dangerous weapon, by Steve Sheinkin Can We Save the Tiger?, by Martin Jenkins Courage Has No Color, by Tanya Lee Stone Emancipation Proclamation: Lincoln and the dawn of liberty, by Tonya Bolden The Frog Scientist, by Pamela S. Turner Josephine: The dazzling life of Josephine Baker, by Patricia Hruby Powell Marching for Freedom, by Elizabeth Partridge Treasury of Egyptian Mythology, by Donna Jo Napoli Visit your local library this summer!
  2. 2. Funny Stories The 26-Story Treehouse, by Andy Griffiths The Adventures of Nanny Piggins, by R.A. Spratt Charlie Joe Jackson’s Guide to NOT Reading, by Tommy Greenwald Dead End in Norvelt, by Jack Gantos Middle School is Worse than Meatloaf, by Jennifer Holm My Life as a Book, by Janet Tashjian The Odd Squad: Bully bait, by Michael Fry Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made, by Stephan Pastis Zorgamazoo, by Robert Paul Weston Stories that Touch Your Heart The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond, by Brenda Woods The Crossover, by Kwame Alexander Counting by 7s, by Holly Goldberg Sloan Ghetto Cowboy, by Greg Neri One Crazy Summer, by Rita Williams-Garcia One for the Murphys, by Lynda Mullaly Hunt P.S. Be Eleven, by Rita Williams-Garcia Return to Sender, by Julia Alvarez Rules, by Cynthia Lord Serafina’s Promise, by Ann E. Burg Wednesday Wars, by Gary Schmidt Graphic Novels We Love! The Stonekeeper (Amulet series), by Kazu Kibuishi Around the World, by Matt Phelan Astronaut Academy: Zero Gravity, by Dave Roman Drama, by Raina Telgemeier Big Bad Ironclad! (Hazardous Tales series), by Nathan Hale Hera:The goddess and her glory (Olympians series), by George O’Connor Rapunzel’s Revenge, by Shannon Hale Smile, by Raina Telgemeier Zita the Spacegirl, by Ben Hatke Find more recommendations at Mary Ann Scheuer’s website BUSD Library Services