Reading is Fun!!

3rd grade Summer Reading Suggestions Berkeley School Libraries, 2013
Having Fun with Chapter Books (level N-O-P)
Franny K. Stein series, by Jim Benton Dyamonde Daniels series, by Nikki Grimes Mallory series, by Laurie Friedman Bad Kitty series, by Nick Bruel Geronimo Stilton series, by Geronimo Stilton Catwings series, by Ursula LeGuin Clementine series, by Sara Pennypacker Stink & Judy Moody series, by Megan McDonald Time Warp Trio, by Jon Scieszka My Name is Maria Isabel, by Alma Flor Ada Ziggy and the Black Dinosaurs series, by Sharon Draper Ramona series, by Beverly Cleary Dragonbreath series, by Ursula Vernon Keena Ford series, by Melissa Thomson Toys Go Out, by Emily Jenkins

Graphic Novel Series we Love!
Lunch Lady, by Jarrett Krosoczka Stone Rabbit, by Erik Craddock Sidekicks, by Dan Santat Fashion Kitty, by Charise Mericle Harper Babymouse, by Jennifer Holm Flying Beaver Brothers, by Maxwell Eaton Squish, by Jennifer Holm Fangbone, Third Grade Barbarian, by Michael Rex Babysitter’s Club, by Raina Telgemeier

Visit your local library this summer! South Branch is now open!!

Funny Stories (level Q-R-S)
Big Nate series, by Franklin Pierce Spaceheadz series, by Jon Scieszka Fudge series, by Judy Blume Matilda, by Roald Dahl James and the Giant Peach, by Roald Dahl Dying to Meet You, by Kate Klise Frindle, by Andrew Clements Dork Diaries, by Rachel Renee Russell Goddess Girls series, by Joan Holub

Stories that Touch Your Heart (level Q-R-S)
Gold Threaded Dress, by Carolyn Marsden Ida B. and Her Plans to Maximize Fun, Avoid Disaster and (Possibly) Save the World – by Katherine Hannigan Hatchet, by Gary Paulsen Year of the Dog, by Grace Lin (and other Pacey books) Turtle in Paradise, by Jennifer Holm Betsy-Tacy series, by Maud Hart Lovelace Because of Winn Dixie, by Kate Di Camillo Shiloh, by Phyllis Naylor Fascinating Nonfiction

Exciting Adventure and Fantasy (level Q-R-S)
Spiderwick Chronicles series, by Tony Di Terlizzi Bunnicula series, by James Howe Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher, by Bruce Coville Storm Runners series, by Roland Smith The Night Fairy, by Amy Laura Schlitz Emily Windsnap series, by Liz Kessler

Spiders, by Nic Bishop A Nation’s Hope: The story of boxing legend Joe Louis, by Matt de la Peña Here Come the Girl Scouts! the amazing all-true story of Juliette "Daisy" Gordon Low and her great adventure, by Shana Corey Developed by Mary Ann Scheuer Emerson School Librarian, 2013 Check out Ms. Scheuer’s blog for parents Great Kid Books (http:// greatkidbooks.blogspot.com)