Summer Reading Lists

There's still time left for some great summer reading as we gear up for going back to school on August 15th. Our suggested Elementary summer reading lists are as follows by grade level:


 Mercy Watson to the Rescue by Kate DiCamillo

Calendar Mysteries by Ron Roy

A to Z Mysteries by Ron Roy

Magic Tree House books by Mary Pope Osbourne

Lola Levine by Monica Brown

Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard Atwater

Jada Jones by Kelly Starling Lyons or ElleRay Jakes by Sally Warner

Owl Moon by Jane Yolen

Jumanji or Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg

 Jabari Jumps by Gaia Cornwall


Sarah Plain and Tall by Patricia McLaughlin

Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo

Frindle by Andrew Clements

Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White

Freckle Juice by Judy Blume

Beezus and Ramona by Beverly Clearly

The World According to Humphrey by Betty B. Birney

I survived the sinking of the Titanic by Lauren Tarshis and Scott Dawson


Shades of Gray by Carolyn Reeder

Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Reynor

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

Stuart Little by E.B. White

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl


 Holes by Louis Sachar

Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis

Matilda by Roald Dahl

Percy Jackson and the Lighting Thief by Rick Riodan

BFG by Roald Dahl

Message of the Mountain by Matilda Nordtveldt

Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O’Dell

The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate and Patricia Castelao


Maniac McGee by  Jerry Spinelli 

I Can Make This Promise by Christine Day

Echo by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

Restart by  Gordon Korman 

Westing Game by  Ellen Raskin 

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson

From the Mix-up Files of Basil E by E.L. Konigsburg