Grade 3 Recommended Reading List


Miss Nelson is Missing

Harry Allard 3.1

Arthur Goes to Camp

Marc Brown 2.7

The Night Before Thanksgiving

Natasha Wing 3.1

Boxcar Children

Gertrude Chandler Warner 3.2

A House for a Hermit Crab

Eric Carle 3.2

Don’t Make Me Smile

Barbara Park 3.1

Herbie Jones

Barbara Park 3.0

Ricky Ricotta’s Mighty Robot

Dav Pilkey 3.0

The Beast in Ms. Rooney’s Room

Patricia Reilly Giff 3.2

How a Book is Made

Aliki 3.3


Rosie and Michael

Judith Viorst 3.4

Miss Nelson is Back

Harry Allard 3.5

Cam Jansen

David Adler 3.4

From Ice to Rain

Marlene Reidel 3.5

Judy Moody Gets Famous

Megan McDonald 3.2

Boomer’s Big Surprise

Constance McGeorge 3.4

Amber Brown

Paula Danzinger 3.4

Buffalo Bill and the Pony Express

Eleanor Coerr 3.4

Flat Stanley

Tomi Ungerer 3.4

Brave Kids: Cora Frear

Susan Goodman 3.4


Freckle Juice

Judy Blume 3.6

Magic Treehouse

Mary Pope Osbourne 3.9

Magic Schoolbus

Joanna Cole 3.9

Just PLain Fancy

Patricia Polacco 3.8

Frog Wore Red Suspenders

Jack Prelutsky 3.7

A Picture Book of Hanukkah

David Adler 3.6


Barbara Park 4.1

Dinnosaur Bones

Aliki 3.7

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Judith Viorst 3.9

The Pain and the Great One

Judy Blume 3.9