3rd grade read alouds

A Dog Called Kitty by Bill Wallace -- dogs
Be a Perfect Person in Three Days by Manes -- Humor
Birdbrain Amos- Delaney Friendship, Africa
Bud Not Buddy by Christopher Curtis runaways, depression, historical
Clementine- Pennypacker Friendship, family, school, humor * Came highly reccomended
Cricket in Times Square by Selden mice, cats, New York
Each Little Bird That Sings by Wiles death, grief, family life
FromThe Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by Konisburg brothers and sisters, museum, runaways
George's Marvelous Medicine - Roald Dahl -- magic
Gooney Bird Greene- Lowry School, humor
Gooseberry Park by Cynthia Rylant -- animals
Jennifer Murdley's Toad - Bruce Coville magic, toads
Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key - Jack Gantos schools, adhd, single parents
Loser by Jerry Spinelli's school, family life, self acceptance
Martin the Warrior by Jacques animals, fantasy
Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo Adventure, rabbit
Mr. Mysterious & Company - Sid Fleischman
Perloo the Bold by Avi -- fantasy
Punished by David Lubar School, library, boys
Stone Fox by Gardiner sled dogs
Summer Reading is Killing Me by Scieszka -- (Time Warp Trio series) Magic
Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo Fairy Tale
The Giggler Treatment - Roddy Doyle -- humor, elves
The Phantom Tollbooth by Juster -- fantasy
The Secret of Platform 13 by Ibbotson railroad stations, London, Fantasy
The Seven Wonders of Sassafras Springs by Birney country life, family life, neighbors
The World According To Humphrey by Betty G. Birney School fiction, pets
There's a boy in the girl's bathroom by Louis Sachar School story, friendship
Toad Rage by Morris Gleitzman 3 books in the series adventure, Olympics, Australia