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Grades 4 to 6

Bunnicula : a rabbit-tale of mystery
Bunnicula: a rabbit-tale of mysteryDeborah Howe and James Howe
BEWARE THE HARE! Is he or isn't he a vampire? Before it's too late, Harold the dog and Chester the cat must find out the truth about the newest pet in the Monroe household -- a suspicious-looking bunny with unusual habits...and fangs!
Charlotte's web
Charlotte's Web
E.B. White
Some Pig. Humble. Radiant. These are the words in Charlotte's Web, high up in Zuckerman's barn. Charlotte's spiderweb tells of her feelings for a little pig named Wilbur, who simply wants a friend. They also express the love of a girl named Fern, who saved Wilbur's life when he was born the runt of his litter.

 coraline
CoralineNeil Gaiman
Looking for excitement, Coraline ventures through a mysterious door into a world that is similar, yet disturbingly different from her own, where she must challenge a gruesome entity in order to save herself, her parents, and the souls of three others.
Elijah of Buxton
Elijah of BuxtonChristopher Paul Curtis
In 1859, eleven-year-old Elijah Freeman, the first free-born child in Buxton, Canada, a haven for slaves fleeing the American south, uses his wits and skills to try to bring to justice the lying preacher who has stolen money that was to be used to buy a family's freedom.
 Frindle
FrindleAndrew Clements
Is Nick Allen a troublemaker? He really just likes to liven things up at school -- and he's always had plenty of great ideas. When Nick learns some interesting information about how words are created, suddenly he's got the inspiration for his best plan ever...the frindle. Who says a pen has to be called a pen? Why not call it a frindle?
 Harriet, the spy
Harriet, the SpyLouise Fitzhugh
Harriet M. Welsch is a spy. In her notebook, she writes down everything she knows about everyone, even her classmates and her best friends. Then Harriet loses track of her notebook, and it ends up in the wrong hands. Before she can stop them, her friends have read the always truthful, sometimes awful things she's written about each of them. Will Harriet find a way to put her life and her friendships back together?
 The hobbit, or, There and back again

The Hobbit, or, There and Back Again J.R.R. Tolkien
Bilbo Baggins enjoys a quiet and contented life, with no desire to travel far from the comforts of home; then one day the wizard Gandalf and a band of dwarves arrive unexpectedly and enlist his services - as a burglar - on a dangerous expedition to raid the treasure-hoard of Smaug the dragon. Bilbo's life is never to be the same again.

 The lion, the witch and the wardrobe

The Lion, the Witch and the WardrobeC.S. Lewis
Four English schoolchildren find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia and assist Aslan, the golden lion, to triumph over the White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter.

 Matilda
MatildaRoald Dahl
Matilda's parents have called her some terrible things, but the truth is she's a genius and they're the stupid ones. Underestimating Matilda proves to be a big mistake as they, along with her spiteful headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, discover when Matilda uses her very special power to get the better of them.
 Meanwhile : [pick any path : 3,856 story possibilities]
Meanwhile: [Pick any path: 3,856 story possibilities]
Jason Shiga
In this choose-your-own adventure graphic novel, a boy stumbles on the laboratory of a mad scientist who asks him to choose between testing a mind-reading device, a time machine, and a doomsday machine.
 The miraculous journey of Edward Tulane
The Miraculous Journey of Edward TulaneKate DiCamillo
Once, in a house on Egypt Street, there lived a china rabbit named Edward Tulane. The rabbit was very pleased with himself, and for good reason: he was owned by a girl named Abilene, who adored him completely. And then, one day, he was lost. . . . And an extraordinary journey began.
 The one and only Ivan
The One and Only IvanKate Applegate
How lonely would you feel, locked up in a cage in the mall, where everyone who comes by stares at you and then leaves again? Ivan thinks about his friends, he thinks about his past, and about art, and how to paint the taste of a mango or the sound of leaves. When Ruby, a baby elephant arrives, she helps Ivan see his home and his art through new eyes.
 Safe as Houses: a novel
Safe as Houses : A novelEric Walters
The date is October 15, 1954. Thirteen-year-old Elizabeth is a typical grade 8 girl who has a part-time job babysitting an adorable little grade 2 girl named Suzie, and Suzie's not-so-adorable grade 6 brother, David. When Hurricane Hazel roars down on Toronto, bringing torrential rains that cause extensive flooding, the children's safety is Elizabeth's responsibility.
 Tales of the Greek heroes
Tales of the Greek HeroesRoger Lancelyn Green
A collection of nineteen Greek myths and legends features such tales as "The Story of Prometheus," "The Wanderings of Heracles," "The Quest of the Golden Fleece," and "The First Fall of Troy."
 Tom's midnight garden
Tom's Midnight GardenPhilippa Pearce
When Tom is sent to his aunt's house for the summer he resigns himself to weeks of boredom. Lying awake one night he listens to the grandfather clock in the hall strike every hour.  Eleven... Twelve... Thirteen.  Thirteen! Tom rushes down the stairs and opens the back door. There, awaiting him, is a beautiful garden. A garden that shouldn't exist. And there are children in the garden too - are they ghosts? Or is it Tom who is really the ghost ...
Undergrounders UndergroundersDavid Skuy
After his mom dies, and the landlord kicks him out, 12-year-old Jonathan faces the loneliness and danger of life on the streets.  When he gets his hands on stolen hockey gear and heads to the community rink, he befriends regular kids who welcome him into their game and onto their team.  Can playing hockey help a street kid get his life back?
Zita the spacegirlZita the SpacegirlBen Hatke
Zita rushes to the rescue after her best friend is abducted by an alien doomsday cult, and before long finds herself hailed as an intergalactic hero.