Are you searching for a 4th grade reading list to supplement your child’s other studies? Here are some recommended books for fourth grade students.
We included a list of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and classic novels that you may even remember reading when you were younger. If you missed them as a kid, you may still enjoy them now.
Click on the story name link for a book description and reviews from Amazon if you want to learn more.
The Fighting Ground by Avi
Journey to Freedom a Story of the Underground Railroad by Courni C. Wright
Night Journeys by Avi
The Orphans' Journey series by Arleta Richardson:
The Whispering Cloth: a Refugee's Story by Pegi Deitz Shea
The Door in the Wall, by Marguerite de Angeli
The Enormous Egg by Oliver Butterworth
Fantastic Mr. Fox, by Roald Dahl
Gentle Ben by Walt Morey
Hang Tough Paul Mathier, by Alfred Slote
Indian in the Cupboard by Lynn Reid Banks
James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
The Mandie Books by Lois Gladys Leppard
Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater
The Paint Brush Kid, by Clyde Robert Bulla
The Song of the Trees by Mildred D. Taylor
Stone Fox, by John Reynolds Gardner
Winnie-the-Pooh, by A.A. Milne
Dinosaurs by Design by Duane T. Gish
From Sea to Shining Sea for Children by Peter Marshall & David Manuel
The Light and the Glory for Children by Peter Marshall & David Manuel
Sounding Forth the Trumpet by Peter Marshall & David Manuel
The Weather Book by Michael Oard
Cricket Never Does; a Collection of Haiku and Tanka Poetry by Myra Livingston
Hand in Hand; An American History Through Poetry collected by Lee Bennett Hopkins
Oxford Book of Christmas Poems edited by Michael Harrison & Christopher Stuart-Clark
Poem Stew by William Cole, Harper Collins
Poems for Youth, by E. Dickenson. Little, Brown, & Co.