Short 10 Book List 3-5 Grades 2018-19

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Non-Battle of the Books titles may also be ordered at the same time if you so desire.

Ramona the Pest Cover Image
By Beverly Cleary, Jacqueline Rogers (Illustrator)
$6.79
ISBN: 9780380709540
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Published: HarperCollins - March 19th, 2013

Newbery Medal-winning author Beverly Cleary expertly depicts the trials and triumphs of growing up through a relatable heroine who isn't afraid to be exactly who she is.

Ramona Quimby is excited to start kindergarten. No longer does she have to watch her older sister, Beezus, ride the bus to school with all the big kids. She's finally old enough to take the bus too!


Fantastic Mr. Fox Cover Image
By Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
$6.79
ISBN: 9780142410349
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Published: Puffin Books - August 16th, 2007

Nobody outfoxes Fantastic Mr. Fox!


Tuesdays at the Castle Cover Image
$6.79
ISBN: 9781681192185
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Published: Bloomsbury USA Childrens - February 21st, 2017

See where it all began with the start to Jessica Day George's bestselling series about a castle that can rebuild itself and the children who defend it.


Honus & Me: A Baseball Card Adventure (Baseball Card Adventures) Cover Image
$5.94
ISBN: 9780380788781
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Published: HarperCollins - January 21st, 2003

With more than 2 million books sold, the Baseball Card Adventures bring the greatest players in history to life!


Running Out of Time Cover Image
$6.79
ISBN: 9780689812361
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 1st, 1997

Run For Your Life


Paul Bunyan Cover Image
By Steven Kellogg, Steven Kellogg (Illustrator)
$6.79
ISBN: 9780688058005
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Published: HarperCollins - February 3rd, 2004

A funny retelling of the tallest of tall tales, the rollicking adventures of Paul Bunyan and his great blue ox, paired with the extravegant and lively illustrations of Steven Kellogg. Perfect for read-alouds full of laughter!


From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler Cover Image
$7.64
ISBN: 9780689711817
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - April 1st, 1998

2017 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the beloved classic From the Mixed-up files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler.

In this winner of the Newbery Medal from E.L.


The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia #2) Cover Image
By C. S. Lewis, Pauline Baynes (Illustrator)
$6.79
ISBN: 9780064471046
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Published: HarperCollins - March 5th, 2002

Don’t miss one of America’s top 100 most-loved novels, selected by PBS’s The Great American Read.


Dinosaurs Before Dark (Magic Tree House (R) #1) Cover Image
By Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illustrator)
$5.09
ISBN: 9780679824114
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - July 28th, 1992

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!

Where did the tree house come from?


I Survived the San Francisco Earthquake, 1906 (I Survived #5) Cover Image
By Lauren Tarshis, Scott Dawson (Illustrator)
$4.24
ISBN: 9780545206990
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - March 1st, 2012

Ten-year-old Leo loves being a newsboy in San Francisco -- not only does he get to make some money to help his family, he's free to explore the amazing, hilly city as it changes and grows with the new century. Horse-drawn carriages share the streets with shiny new automobiles, new businesses and families move in every day from everywhere, and anything seems possible.