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Thursday, April 4, 2013

Reading is So Delicious List: 3rd-4th Grade

3rd-4th Grade: In-Betweens

Arthur and the Crunch Cereal Contest , By Marc Tolon Brown

When Arthur hears his sister singing a catchy tune, he wonders if he could call that jingle his own and enter it in the Crunch Cereal Jingle Contest.



Bubble Gum Rescue (Candy Fairies Series) , By Helen Perelman

When Melli discovers a crack in the side of Butterscotch Volcano, it is up to her and the other fairies to save the caramella birds from being trapped by gooey syrup.



Captain Underpants and the Invasion of the Incredibly Naughty Cafeteria Ladies from Outer Space , By Dav Pilkey

Only Captain Underpants can stop the three evil space aliens who have invaded Jerome Horwitz Elementary School and turned everyone into lunchroom zombie nerds.


Caramel Moon (Candy Fairies Series) , By Helen Perelman

Melli and the other Candy Fairies must figure out who is destroying the candy corn crop before the Caramel Moon Festival.



The Case of the Secret Sauce , By Aaron Rosenberg

When Pete and Penny's parents leave them with their uncle in charge of the family pizza parlor, they must solve a mystery after their secret sauce recipe is lost.



Cherry the Cake Fairy (Party Fairies Series) , By Daisy Meadows

It's party time! A big bash for King Oberon and Queen Titania is underway in Fairyland. The Party Fairies keep everything running smoothly, until Jack Frost's goblins steal their magic party bags. Now parties everywhere aren't festive --- they're a flop! It's Kirsty's birthday, but her cake could be ruined! Goblins are stealing candles and stomping in icing. Can Cherry the Cake Fairy make Kirsty's special day sweet again?
 
Cupcake Chaos (Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew Series) , By Caroyln Keene

Spring has sprung in River Heights, along with a brand-new cupcake café! The Lucky Ladybug, run by twin bakers and celebrities Gwendolyn and Carolyn Porter, is the talk of the town. Nancy, Bess, and George can't wait to taste some of the delicious cupcakes! But on the day of the opening, the ceremony--and the cupcakes--are ruined by hundreds of live ladybugs that invade the store. It's up to Nancy and the Clue Crew to get to the bottom of this cupcake disaster before the Lucky Ladybug Cupcake Café has to close for good!

Double Dip (Candy Fairies Series) , By Helen Perelman

Dash gets invited to the Double Dip sled race at the Cone Harbor Festival. She chooses Cocoa to help her win the first-place trophy. Plans go downhill when she starts feeling sick and argues with Cocoa. All turns well when both win and get to enjoy ice cream cones dip in two toppings.

Honey the Candy Fairy (Party Fairy Series) , By Daisy Meadows

Kirsty's local candy shop is a mess. Could Honey the Candy Fairy's missing magic have something to do with it? What a sticky situation!



Jelly Bean Jumble (Candy Fairies Series) , By Helen Perelman

Berry and her friends are planning a basket filled with sweet spring crops for Princess Lolli's upcoming journey to see her sister, but when a winter storm covers Sugar Valley, Berry feels it is her fault for planting her crops too early.


Junie B., First Grader, Boss of Lunch , By Barbara Park

Junie, an outspoken, sometimes exasperating, first grader is thrilled when she is told she can help out in the school cafeteria.



Lizzie the Sweet Treats Fairy (Princess Fairies Series) , By Daisy Meadows

Rachel and Kirsty are going to spend a week at the Golden Palace but when Jack Frost steals the Princess Fairies' magic tiaras and all of the sweet treats taste sour they must help Lizzie the Sweet Treats Fairy find her tiara.


Magic Hearts (Candy Fairies Series) , By Helen Perelman

As Heart Day nears, Berry, a Gummy Fairy, is so distracted by plans for a new dress and jealousy over a new fairy that she misses the meaning of the holiday--and accidentally makes her friend Dash sick.


Melonhead and the Vegalicious Disaster , By Katy Kelly

Can Adam "Melonhead" Melon, who lives in the Washington, D.C., neighborhood of Capitol Hill, survive his fearsome fifth-grade teacher and his mother's resolution to cook healthy, nutritious meals?


The Misfortune Cookie (Zac Files Series) , By Dan Greenburg

Zack visits a very strange Chinese restaurant called Wun Dum Guy and finds that the fortunes in his fortune cookies start coming true.



Mr. Tony is full of baloney! (My Weird School Series) , By Dan Gutman

The After School Kids' Care director wants to get into The Guiness Book of World Records, and A. J. and the gang jump in to help him.



Ms. LaGrange Is Strange! (My Weird School Series) , By Dan Gutman

The new lunch lady at Ella Mentry School, Ms. LaGrange, writes secret messages in the mashed potatoes and tries her best to get A.J. and the other students to eat healthy foods.



Scream for Ice Cream (Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew Series) , By Carolyn Keene

Nancy Drew investigates when a recipe for ice cream is stolen.




Stink and the Incredible Super-Galactic Jawbreaker , By Megan McDonald

Seven-year-old Stink Moody discovers that he can get free samples by writing letters to candy companies and plans a surprise for his best friend's birthday.



Stink y el Increíble Rompemuelas Supergaláctico , By Megan McDonald

Stink, el hermanito de Judy Moody, descubre que puede escribir cartas a las fabricantes de dulces y conseguir gratis algunas muestras de sus productos. Piensa aprovechar de este beneficio, haciendo una sorpresa para el cumpleaños de su mejor amigo.


Super Burp! (George Brown, Class Clown Series) , By Nancy Krulik

When fourth-grader George starts at a new school, he vows to become a model student instead of the class clown he has always been, but just as his plan is going really well, he is overtaken by a magic burp that turns him back into a mischief-maker.