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Summer Reading List 

Summer Reading

If you are looking for some good reads to keep your child's brain geared up all summer long, this list is perfect for rising 3rd graders!!

**Be sure to check out the Clinton Library this summer. They have a great summer reading program that sounds like lots of fun!*

Amelia Bedelia (Series) by Peggy Parish

Frog and Toad (Series) by Arnold Lobel

Nate the Great (Series) Marjorie Weinman Sharmat

Junie B. Jones (Series) by Barbara Park

Magic Tree House (Series) by Mary Pope Osborne

Amber Brown (Series) by Paula Danziger

Amelia Bedelia (Series) by Peggy Parish

Arthur Chapter Books (Series)by Stephen Krensky

Young Cam Jansen (Series) by David A. Adler

Flat Stanley (Series) by Sara Pennypacker

Clifford the Big Red Dog (Series) by Norman Bridwell

Curious George (Series) by H.A. Rey

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie (Series) by Laura Numeroff

Little Critter (Series) by Mercer Mayer

Olivia (Series) by Ian Falconer

Meet the Barkers (Series) by Tomie DePaola

Tub People (Series) by Pam Conrad

The Book with a Hole by Herve Tullet

Labracadabra by Jessie Nelson and Karen Leigh Hopkins

12 Dancing Princesses by Brigette Barrager

Bats at the Beach by Brian Lies

A Birthday for Bear by Bonny Becker

Cloud Tea Monkeys by Mal Peet

How to Clean a Hippopotamus by Robin Page

Wabi Sabi by Mark Reibstein and Ed Young

The Retired Kid by John Agee

Stellaluna by Janell and Jewell Cannon

Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes

The Listening Walk by Paul Showers

Grumpy Bird by Jeremy Tankard

The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

The Grouchy Ladybug by Eric Carle

Does a Kangaroo Have a Mother, Too by Eric Carle

Five Little Monkeys with Nothing to Do by Eileen Christelow

The Great Pig Escape by Eileen Christelow

Albert by Donna Jo Napoli

Annie and the Wild Animals by Jan Brett

Annie Bananie by Leah Komaiko

Bark, George byJules Feiffer

Bedtime for Frances by Russell Hoban

Birthday for Frances by Russell Hoban

Bunny Money by Rosemary Wells

Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey

Caps for Sale by Esphyr Slobodkina

Chicken Soup with Rice by Maurice Sendak

Goggles Ezra by Jack Keats

Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss

Huge Harold by Bill Peet

If the Dinosaurs Came Back by Bernard Most

It Looked Like Spilt Milk by Charles Shaw

Ira Sleeps Over by Bernard Waber

Katie and the Big Snow by Virginia Lee Burton

Little Bear Else by Holmelund Minarik

More Spaghetti, I Say! by Rita Gelman

Muncha, Muncha, Muncha by Candace Fleming

Noisy Nora by Rosemary Wells

One Fine Day by Nonny Hogrogian

Rosie‛s Walk Pat Hutchins

Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak