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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