5th Grade Reading List

  • Bridge to Terbitha Katherine Paterson
  • Dear Mr. Henshaw Beverly Cleary
  • Harriet the Spy Louise Fitzhugh
  • The Mozart Season Virginia Euwer Wolff
  • Nothing’s Fair in Fifth Grade Barthe Declements
  • The Word Eater My Amato
  • Rascal by Sterling North
  • Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher by Bruce Coville
  • Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo
  • The Lightning Thief (series) by Rick Riordan
  • The Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell
  • The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth Speare
  • My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George
  • Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli
  • The Chronicles of Narnia (series) by C.S. Lewis
  • Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
  • A Wrinkle in Time (trilogy) by Madeleine L'Engle
  • Eragon (series) by Christopher Paolini
  • Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls
  • The Giver by Lois Lowery