12 Third Grade Books To Add To Your Shelves

  1. “Charlotte’s Web” by E.B. White: This classic tale of friendship and bravery will captivate young readers with its lovable characters and timeless themes.
  2. “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” by J.K. Rowling: Introduce your child to the magical world of Hogwarts with this enchanting first installment of the beloved series.
  3. “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe” by C.S. Lewis: Join four siblings on their extraordinary journey to the land of Narnia, where they must confront an evil queen and fulfill their destiny.
  4. “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” by Roald Dahl: Follow Charlie Bucket as he embarks on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure inside Willy Wonka’s chocolate factory, filled with unforgettable characters and delicious treats.
  5. “Matilda” by Roald Dahl: Meet Matilda, a brilliant and courageous young girl with telekinetic powers, as she takes on the challenges of school and overcomes adversity.
  6. “The BFG” by Roald Dahl: Join Sophie and the Big Friendly Giant on their exciting quest to save England from evil giants in this heartwarming and funny tale.
  7. “The Secret Garden” by Frances Hodgson Burnett: Discover the magic of a hidden garden as young Mary Lennox transforms a neglected space and finds friendship and healing in the process.
  8. “Where the Red Fern Grows” by Wilson Rawls: Experience the powerful bond between a boy and his loyal hunting dogs as they navigate the challenges of life in the Ozarks.
  9. “A Wrinkle in Time” by Madeleine L’Engle: Journey through time and space with Meg Murry and her friends as they confront a dark force threatening the universe in this gripping science fiction novel.
  10. “Holes” by Louis Sachar: Follows Stanley Yelnats as he is wrongly accused and sent to a juvenile correctional facility, where he uncovers a hidden secret and learns important life lessons.
  11. “Bridge to Terabithia” by Katherine Paterson: Join Jess and Leslie as they create an imaginary kingdom in the woods, where they find solace and friendship in the face of tragedy.
  12. “The One and Only Ivan” by Katherine Applegate: Meet Ivan, a silverback gorilla living in a shopping mall, as he embarks on a journey of self-discovery and fights for his freedom.

These twelve books offer a wide range of genres and themes, providing young readers with engaging stories and valuable life lessons.