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Summer Reading Lists for Local Schools--2018: Oglethorpe Avenue Elementary

Lists from local schools for summer reading K-8

A Few Tips

Unless otherwise indicated, all UGA titles are in the Curriculum Materials Library, 207 Aderhold Hall, 110 Carlton St.

Please note: "Folio" in the call number refers to tall books, the Folios, which are shelved together in a separate section in the Curriculum Materials Library.

The Aaron Collection is in a separate section of the Curriculum Materials Library and is a collection of award-winning titles from the US, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia & New Zealand and features picture books as well as chapter books.

Beginning Readers

We also have more books about Pete the Cat. Find them here!


We also have more books from the Elephant and Piggie series. Find them here!

More books from the Scaredy Squirrel series can be found here!

For more Skippyjon Jones books, click here!

More Eric Carle books found here!

For more Kevin Henkes books, click here!

We don't have The Girl Who Kept Night In Her Closet, but we do have other books by Bart King here.

We don't have Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea, but we do have Not Quite Narwhal

We don't have Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos, but we do have other books by Monica Brown found here.

We don't have I Walk with Vanessa, but we do have other books by Kerascoet found here!

More books by Dr. Seuss can be found here!

We don't have I See a Cat, but we have other books by Paul Meisel found here.

We also have other Fly Guy books found here!

Books for Everyone from K through 4th Grade!

We don't own Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos, but we do have another book about her. Find out more by clicking here.

We don't have My Kite is Stuck, but here is a list of other books we have by Salina Yoon


What to Read for the 5th Grade

Graphic novels are great! The Curriculum Materials Library has A LOT of them! Here's a link to the 300+ titles!

Here's a link to more titles by Jason Reynolds.

Want to read more by Rick Riordan? Follow the link!

Now for the 6th Grade!


Sometimes it's fun to just kick back and read a whole bunch of books by the same author. That's a series. Below are links to titles by the same author to help you find a series you'd like to spend some time with!


Louis Sachar Lemony Snicket J.K Rowling Alan Gratz Andy Griffiths 
Soman Chainani Brandon Mull Erin Hunter Rick Riordan Sharon M. Draper
Laura Freeman Dav Pilkey

Tiki and Ronde Barber

Tim Tingle Jon Sciezka
John Flanagan C.S. Lewis J.R.R. Tolkien Madeleine L'Engle Brian Jacques