2020-2021 Battle of the Books for 3rd grade (Kern County)
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This Newbery Honor-winning novel, with over 1 million copies sold, now celebrates its 80th anniversary with a new look and interior illustrations!
$5.09ISBN: 9781481411028Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 27th, 2014
What’s a guy gotta do to get some freckles? This perennial bestselling favorite from Judy Blume has a fresh new look!
More than anything in the world, Andrew Marcus wants freckles. His classmate Nicky has freckles—they cover his face, his ears, and the whole back of his neck. But when Andrew asks Nicky where he got them, Nicky just says he was born with them.$5.94ISBN: 9780064403337Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - October 23rd, 2018
The inspiring classic that The New Yorker called "an exciting tale [with] top-notch writing," about one girl facing harsh conditions and huge responsibility as she brings her family to the American colonies.
$4.24ISBN: 9780064420631Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - February 4th, 2020
From Newbery Medal-winning author Betsy Byars comes a sweet, entertaining story that will touch the heart of dog lovers at any age.
$6.79ISBN: 9780380710874Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - April 14th, 2015
In this humorous and relatable novel from Newbery Medal-winning author Beverly Cleary, a girl must overcome her rebellious attitude toward learning cursive.
$5.94ISBN: 9780142401132Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Puffin Books - April 12th, 2004
“An extraordinary book, one no reader will fail to find compelling and unforgettable.” —Booklist, starred review$4.24ISBN: 9780062870940Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - September 4th, 2018
A modern Thanksgiving classic about an immigrant girl who comes to identify with the story of the Pilgrims, as she seeks religious freedom and a home in a new land. Now with a gorgeous new cover and lovely interior illustrations.$6.79ISBN: 9780142410363Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Puffin Books - August 16th, 2007
From the World's No. 1 Storyteller, James and the Giant Peach is a children's classic that has captured young reader's imaginations for generations.
One of TIME MAGAZINE’s 100 Best Fantasy Books of All Time$5.94ISBN: 9780440421214Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Yearling - December 27th, 2005
The Newbery Honor-winning classic about a daring dragon rescue!$5.94ISBN: 9780807508527Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Albert Whitman & Company - January 1st, 1989
The Aldens begin their adventure by making a home in a boxcar. Their goal is to stay together, and in the process they find a grandfather.$7.64ISBN: 9780064400558Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - April 10th, 2012
Don’t miss one of America’s top 100 most-loved novels, selected by PBS’s The Great American Read.$7.64ISBN: 9780064400015Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HarperCollins - April 8th, 2008
Based on the real-life adventures of Laura Ingalls Wilder, Little House in the Big Woods is the first book in the award-winning Little House series, which has captivated generations of readers. This edition features the classic black-and-white artwork from Garth Williams.$21.24ISBN: 9780439813785Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Scholastic Press - March 1st, 2007
Don't miss Selznick's other novels in words and pictures, Wonderstruck and The Marvels, which together with The Invention of Hugo Cabret, form an extraordinary thematic trilogy!2008 Caldecott Medal winnerThe groundbreaking debut novel from bookmaking pioneer, Brian Selznick!Orphan, clock keeper, and thief, Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train stati$6.79ISBN: 9780375803499Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Dragonfly Books - February 22nd, 2000
A Common Core Exemplar Text by an award-winning author-illustrator team$9.31ISBN: 9781620141656Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Lee & Low Books - March 15th, 2014
The story of a young Mexican boy living in a colonia (trash dump community) who takes the first steps toward realizing his dream of getting an education.