Reading Olympics and Book Recommendations

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Reading Olympics and Book Recommendations

Just a friendly reminder to find the Reading Olympics reading log/sponsor sheet and envelope in your child’s backpack. Also, below is a wonderfully curated reading list from Julie Lansky (thanks, Julie!) for all our students. Happy Reading!


PETE THE CAT’S SUPER COOL READING COLLECTION / My First I Can Read series by James Dean (HarperCollins)

WE ARE GROWING! ELEPHANT AND PIGGIE LIKE READING by Mo Willems and Laurie Keller (Disney/Hyperion)

MY COUSIN MOMO by Zacharia Ohora (Dial Books)

HEART TO HEART by Lois Ehlert (Beach Lane Books)

THE MOON IS GOING TO ADDY’S HOUSE by Ida Pearle (Dial Books)

LEAVE ME ALONE! by Vera Brosgol (Roaring Brook Press)

MY KITE IS STUCK! AND OTHER STORIES by Salina Yoon (Bloomsbury)

1st Grade

FLY GUY PRESENTS series by Tedd Arnold (Scholastic)

LITTLE SHAQ series by Shaquille O’Neal (Bloomsbury)

RAINBOW MAGIC series by Daisy Meadows (Scholastic)

RADIANT CHILD by Javaka Steptoe (Little, Brown Books)

DORY FANTASMAGORY series by Abby Hanlon (Puffin Books)

2nd Grade

MERCY WATSON series by Kate DiCamillo (Candlewick Press)

STINK, THE INCREDIBLE SHRINKING KID series by Megan McDonald (Candlewick Press)

VIOLET MACKEREL’S OUTSIDE-THE-BOX SET by Anna Branford (Atheneum Books)

SAM THE MAN AND THE CHICKEN PLAN by Frances O’Rourke Dowell (Atheneum Books)

WAYSIDE SCHOOL series by Louis Sachar (HarperCollins)

3rd Grade

THE CHICKEN SQUAD adventure series by Doreen Cronin (Atheneum Books)

THE KINDNESS CLUB series by Courtney Scheinmel (Bloomsbury Press)

THE CARVER CHRONICLES series by Karen English (Houghton Mifflin)

HARDY BOYS CLUE BOOK COLLECTION by Franklin W. Dixon (Aladdin Books)

BILLY SURE, KID ENTREPRENEUR series by Luke Sharpe (Simon Spotlight)

4th/5th Grade

FULL CICADA MOON by Marilyn Hilton (Dial Books)

CIRCUS MIRANDUS by Cassie Beasley (Dial Books)

ROLLER GIRL by Victoria Jamieson (Dial Books)

AMELIA RULES! series by Jimmy Gownley (Atheneum Books)

THE GENIUS FILES series by Dan Gutman (HarperCollins)

WONDER by RJ Palacio (Knopf Books)

WHERE THE MOUNTAIN MEETS THE MOON series by Grace Lin (Little, Brown)