Elementary Reading Lists

4th, 5th, and 6th grade reading lists below.

4th Grade Reading List

Aiken, JoanThe Wolves of Willoughby
Atwater, RichardMr. Popper’s Penguins
Bailey, CarolynMiss Hickory
Barrie, J.M.Peter Pan
Bond, MichaelPaddington
Bulla, ClydeA Lion to Guard Us
Bulla, ClydeShoeshine Girl
Butterworth, OliverThe Enormous Egg
Cleary, BeverlyRamona
Cleary, BeverlyHenry Huggins
Collodi, C.Pinocchio
D’Aulaire, I.E.Benjamin Franklin
Dahl, RoaldCharlie and the Chocolate Factory
Dalgliesh, AliceThe Courage of Sarah Noble
Dejong, MeindertThe Wheel On the School
Eager, EdwardHalf Magic
Estes, Eleanor                                      The Moffats
Farley, WalterBlack Stallion
Fleischman, SidThe Whipping Boy
Fritz, Jean                                            The Cabin Faced West
Gannett, RuthMy Father’s Dragon
Gardiner, JohnStone Fox
Grahame, KennethThe Wind in the Willows
Hall, DonaldOx-Cart Man
Henry, MargueriteMisty of Chincoteague
Herriot, JamesJames Herriot’s Treasury
Holling, H.C.Paddle to the Sea
Hope, Laura                                           The Bobbsey Twins
Hurwitz, JohannaAldo Applesauce
Jackson, Dave & Neta                         Trailblazer Series
Kellogg, StevenPaul Bunyan
Kipling, RudyardThe Jungle Book
Kipling, RudyardJust So Stories
Lawson, Robert                                  Rabbit Hill
Lewis, C.S.The Horse and His Boy
Lindgren, Astrid                                   Pippi Longstocking
MacGregor, EllenMiss Pickerell
MacLachlan, PatriciaSarah, Plain and Tall
McCloskey, Robert                            Homer Price
McSwigan, Marie                                      Snow Treasure
Nesbit, E.Story of Treasure Seekers
Nesbit, E.The Railway Children
Peretti, Frank                                     Door in the Dragon’s Throat
Reece, Colleen                                  Amer. Adventure Series
Richardson, ArletaIn Grandma’s Attic
Roddy, LeeLadd Family Adventures
Rupp, RebeccaDragon of Lonely Island
Scieszka, JonThe Time Warp Trio: Sam Samurai
Sobol, DonaldEncyclopedia Brown Series
Stanley, DianeThe True Adventure of Daniel Hall
Streatfeild, NoelBallet Shoes
Swift, JonathanGulliver’s Stories
Warner, GertrudeThe Box-Car Children
White, E.B.Stuart Little
White, E.B.Charlotte‘s Web
Wilder, LauraLittle House in the Big Woods
Wilder, LauraLittle House on the Prairie
Winterfeld, HenryDetectives in Togas

5th Grade Reading List

Burnett, Frances HodgsonThe Secret Garden
Dahl, RoaldThe BFG
Dahl, RoaldCharlie and the Chocolate Factory
Dahl, RoaldCharlie and the Great Glass Elevator
Dahl, RoaldJames and the Giant Peach
Dahl, RoaldMatilda
Dahl, RoaldDanny the Champion of the World
Ehrenhaft, DanielThe Last Dog on Earth
Fitzhugh,  LouiseHarriet the Spy
George, Jean CriagheadMy Side of the Mountain
Henry, MargueriteMisty of Chincoteague
Kendall, CarolThe Gammage Cup 
Kipling, RudyardThe Jungle Book
Lindgren, AstridPippi Longstocking
Lofting, HughThe Voyages of Dr. Doolittle
London, JackCall of the Wild
Lowry, LewisAnastasia Krupnik
May Alcott, LouisaLittle Women
Nesbit, EdithThe Five Children and It
Norton, MaryThe Borrowers
O’Dell, ScottIsland of the Blue Dolphins
Paterson, KatherineThe Great Gilly Hopkins
Paterson, KatherineBridge to Terabithia
Selden,  GeorgeThe Cricket in Times Square
Sewell, AnnaBlack Beauty
Spyri, JohannaHeidi
Stevenson, Robert LouisTreasure Island 
White, E. B.Charlotte’s Web
White, E. B.Stuart Little
White, E. B.The Trumpet of the Swan
White, T. H.The Sword in the Stone

6th Grade Reading List

Alcott, Louisa MayLittle Women
Bradbury, RayThe Martian Chronicles
Bradbury, RayFahrenheit 451
Defoe, DanielRobinson Crusoe 
Dickens, CharlesGreat Expectations
Dickens, CharlesOliver Twist
Dickens,CharlesA Tale of Two Cities
Dumas, AlexanderThe Count of Monte Cristo
Dumas, AlexanderThree Musketeers
Hansberry, LorraineA Raisin in the Sun
Huxley, AldousBrave New World
Lee, HarperTo Kill a Mockingbird
Miller, ArthurDeath of A Salesman
Orwell, GeorgeAnimal Farm
Orwell, George1984
Paulsen, GaryDogsong
Paulsen, GaryCanyons
Paulsen, GaryThe Car
Paulsen, GaryThe Island
Salinger, J.D.The Catcher in the Rye
Steinbeck, JohnOf Mice and Men
Steinbeck, JohnThe Pearl
Swift, JonathanGulliver’s Travels
Twain, MarkThe Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Twain, MarkThe Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Verne,  Jules20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Williams, TennesseeThe Glass Menagerie