Grade 5 Summer and Supplemental Reading

Grade 5 (730 – 1010 L)

The Golden Goblet Eloise Jarvis McGraw 256 p. 930L
Theras and His Town Caroline Dale Snedeker 208 p.
Iliad (The Classics) Rosemary Sutcliff 136 p.
Black Ships Before Troy Rosemary Sutcliff 151 p. 1300L
Odyssey (The Classics) Rosemary Sutcliff 128 p.
The Wanderings of Odysseus Rosemary Sutcliff 144 p. 1220L
Mara, Daughter of the Nile Eloise Jarvis McGraw 288 p. 910L
Rabbit Hill Robert Lawson 120 p. 1050L
A Little Princess Frances Hodgson Burnett 245 p. 970L
Little Lord Fauntleroy Frances Hodgson Burnett 176 p. 1070L
The Secret Garden Frances Hodgson Burnett 311 p. 970L
Chronicles of Narnia C. S. Lewis 200 p. (7) 870L
Pinocchio Carlo Collodi 192 p. 840L
Twenty One Balloons William Pene Dubois 180 p. 1070L
Calico Captive Elizabeth George Speare 288 p. 900L
The Witch of Blackbird Pond Elizabeth George Speare 249 p. 850L
Caddie Woodlawn Carol Ryrie Brink 288 p. 890L
National Velvet Enid Bagnold 272 p.
Ballet Shoes, Dancing Shoes, Theater Shoes Noel Streatfeild 280 p. (3) 930L
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Kate Douglas Wiggin 341 p. 1160L
Old Yeller Fred Gipson 181 p. 910L
The Captain’s Dog Roland Smith 304 p. 890L
Rabbit Hill Robert Lawson 128 p. 1050L
Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, etc. d’Aulaire 70 p. 900L

G. A. Henty Books: Ancient World Historical Fiction, Challenging

Beric the Briton G. A. Henty 240 p.
For the Temple G. A. Henty 210 p. 1300L
The Cat of Bubastes G. A. Henty 320 p.
The Young Carthaginian G. A. Henty 206 p. 1240L