2021 Delaware County Reading Olympics: 5th Grade Book List




Because of the Rabbit  

Lord, Cynthia 

Benjamin Franklinstein Lives 

McElligott, Matthew 

Bud, Not Buddy  

Curtis, Christopher Paul  

Chasing Secrets  

Choldenko, Gennifer 

Chef Roy Choi and the Street Food Remix  

Martin, Jacqueline Briggs 

Confessions of an Imaginary Friend: A Memoir by Jacques Papier 

Cuevas, Michelle 

Fight for Life #1 (Vet Volunteers; aka Wild at Heart #1)  

Anderson, Laurie Halse 

Finding Langston 

Cline-Ransom, Lesa 

Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear  

Mattick, Lindsay 

Fourteenth Goldfish, The  

Holm, Jennifer L. 

Fuzzy Mud  

Sachar, Louis 

Gold Cadillac  

Taylor, Mildred 

Honus & Me: A Baseball Card Adventure  

Gutman, Dan 

I Survived the Joplin Tornado  

Tarshis, Lauren 

Into the Wild (Warriors #1)  

Hunter, Erin 

Invention of Hugo Cabret  

Selznick, Brian 

Iron Trial, The  

Black, Holly 

Jack Plank Tells Tales  

Babbitt, Natalie 

Landry News, The  

Clements, Andrew 

Lemonade War, The  

Davies, Jacqueline 

Lewis and Clark and Me: A Dog's Tale  

Myers, Laurie 

Mouse with the Question Mark Tail, The 

Peck, Richard 

My Life As a Book  

Tashjian, Janet 

Night on Fire  

Kidd, Ronald 


Pennypacker, Sara 

Pictures of Hollis Woods  

Giff, Patricia Reilly 

Poppy and Rye  


Ramona's World 

Cleary, Beverly 

Return of Zita the Spacegirl, The  

Hatke, Ben 

Richard Wright and the Library Card  

Miller, William 

Roller Girl  

Jamieson, Victoria 

Sammy Keyes and the Hotel Thief  

Van Draanen, Wendelin 


Law, Ingrid 

Shipwreck Search: Discovery of the H.L.  

Hunley, Walker Sally 

Show me a Sign  

LeZotte Ann Clare 

Sonia Sotomayor (Women Who Broke the Rules) 

Krull, Kathleen 

Stone Fox  

Gardiner, John Reynolds 

Story of the Statue of Liberty, The  

Maestro, Betsy 

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing  

Blume, Judy 

Through My Eyes  

Bridges, Ruby 

Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky 

Mbalia, Kwame 

Trouble with Tuck  

Taylor, Theodore 

Two Minute Drill (Comeback Kids series)  

Lupica, Mike 

Viking It and Liking It  

Scieszka, Jon 

Yang the Youngest and his Terrible Ear  

Namioka, Lensey