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Grade 3 Book List

NYC Reads 365 Grade 3 Reading List

  • Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate

  • Earmuffs for Everyone: How Chester Greenwood Became Known as the Inventor of Earmuffs by Meghan McCarthy

  • EllRay Jakes by Sally Warner, illustrated by Brian Biggs

  • Feathers: Not Just for Flying by Melissa Stewart, illustrated by Sarah S. Brannen

  • Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures by Kate DiCamillo, illustrated by E. G. Campbell

  • Flutter & Hum: Animal Poems/Aleto y Zumbido: Poemas de Animales by Julie Paschkis

  • Freedom in Congo Square by Carole Boston Weatherford, illustrated by R. Gregory Christie

  • How to Swallow a Pig: Step-by-Step Advice From the Animal Kingdom by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page

  • I, Fly: The Buzz About Flies and How Awesome They Are by Bridget Heos

  • Inspector Flytrap by Tom Angleberger, illustrated by Cece Bell

  • Lulu (series) by Hilary McKay, illustrated by Priscilla Lamont

  • My Pet Human by Yasmine Surovec

  • On A Beam Of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein by Jennifer Berne

  • Rabbit and Robot and Ribbit by Cece Bell

  • Sidewalk Flowers JonArno Lawson, illustrated by Sydney Smith

  • Star Stuff: Carl Sagan and the Mysteries of the Cosmos by Stephanie Roth Sisson

  • Stick Dog by Tom Watson, illustrated by Ethan Long

  • The Lunch Witch by Deb Lucke

  • Toilet: How It Works by David Macaulay and Sheila Keenan

  • Winter Bees & Other Poems of the Cold by Joyce Sidman, illustrated by Rick Allen