Lincoln Summer Reading Suggestions from the 5th Grade

On Monday morning, we had a very pleasant visit with the Lincoln School 5th graders and their School Media Specialist, LeeAnne Toner. We provided some summer reading suggestions to them and in return, they enthusiastically provided some fantastic suggestions to us:

Applegate. K. The One and Only Ivan
Asch, F. Journal of a Cardboard Genius (series)
Auxier, J. Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes
Birdsall, J. The Penderwicks (series)
Birdseye, T. Storm Mountain
Bosch, P. Secret (series)
Chick, B. The Secret Zoo (series)
Clements, A. Frindle
Collins, S. Gregor the Overlander (series) and Hunger Games (series)
Curtis, C.P. Bud Not Buddy and The Mighty Miss Malone
DiCamillo, K. Because of Winn-Dixie
D’Lacey, C. The Last Dragon Chronicles (series)
DuPrau, J. The Books of Ember (series)
Flanagan, J. Rangers Apprentice (series)
Foley, L. Remarkable
Green, T. Football Genius (series)
Grisham, J. Theodore Boone (series)
Gutman, D. Genius Files (series)
Horowitz, A. Alex Rider (series)
Hunter, E. Seekers/Warriors (series)
Klise, K. 43 Old Cemetery Road (series)
Konigsburg, E.L. From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
Korman, G. Swindle
Jacques, B. Redwall (series)
Lasky, K. The Guardians of Ga’hoole (series)
Lin, G. Where the Mountain Meets the Moon (series)
Lord, C. Rules
Lore, P. I Am Number Four (series)
Lowry, L. The Giver (series) and Number the Stars
Lupica, M. The Big Field and True Legend 
Palacio, R.J. Wonder
Paolini, C. Eragon (series)
Rawls, W. Where the Red Fern Grows
Riordan, R. Percy Jackson & The Olympians (series)
Rowling, J.K. Harry Potter (series)
Sage, A. Magyk (series)
Scieszka, J. Guys Read (series)
Scott, M. The Alchemyst (series)
Snicket, L. A Series of Unfortunate Events (series)
Stewart, T.L. The Mysterious Benedict Society (series)
Taylor, T. The Cay
Tolkien, J.L.L. The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings (series)
Vanderpool, C. Navigating Early
West, J. The Book of Elsewhere (series)
White, E.B. Charlotte’s Web


Thank you, Lincoln, for welcoming us into your school. We hope to see a lot of you this summer!

Comments (1)

  1. LeeAnne Toner:
    Jun 05, 2013 at 01:10 PM

    Thanks so much for visiting us! I love hearing about books that are new to me, but even more excited when I realize how passionate our kids are about reading. Great suggestions from all, and I realize that I have loads of reading to do this summer!

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