Great Reads for 4th Graders

Children in 4th grade should be good at reading and be able to figure out what unfamiliar words mean. The best books for 4th graders are in the Intermediate Fiction area. At this level, 4th graders can read and enjoy some books in the Fiction area.

Fiction books
Magazines

Fiction Books

Avi. Poppy and Poppy and Rye.
J Fiction AVI
Blume, Judy. Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing.
J Fiction BLU
Bond, Michael. Paddington Abroad and others.
J Fiction BON
Byars, Betsy. Wanted… Mud Blossom and others.
J Fiction BYA
Cleary, Beverly. Ralph S. Mouse and others.
J Fiction CLE
Clements, Andrew. Frindle and The Janitor’s Boy.
J Fiction CLE
Dahl, Roald. Fantastic Mr. Fox and The Enormous Crocodile.
J Fiction DAH
Giff, Patricia Reilly. Fourth-Grade Celebrity and others.
J Fiction GIF
Gilson, Jamie. It Goes Eeeeeeeeeeeee! and others.
J Fiction GIL
Herman, Charlotte. Millie Cooper and Friends and others.
JM Intermediate Fiction HER
Hurwitz, Johanna. The Up & Down Spring and others.
JM Intermediate Fiction HUR
King-Smith, Dick. Pretty Polly and others.
J Fiction KIN
Magic Attic Club (series).
JM Intermediate Fiction
Moss, Marissa. Amelia Takes Command and others.
JM Intermediate Fiction MOS
Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds. Shiloh and others.
J Fiction NAY
Sachar, Louis. Wayside School Is Falling Down and others.
J Fiction SAC
Silverstein, Shel. Lafcadio: The Lion Who Shot Back.
J Fiction SIL
Wilder, Laura Ingalls. Little House Chapter Book (series).
JM Intermediate Fiction WIL
Van Allsburg, Chris. Jumanji and The Wreck of the Zephyr.
JM Intermediate Fiction VAN

Magazines

AppleSeeds
Boys’ Life
Calliope: World History for Young People
Chickadee
Click
Cobblestone
Creative Kids
Cricket
Faces
Muse
New Moon: the Magazine for Girls
Odyssey
Owl
Plays
Ranger Rick
Spider: the Magazine for Children
Stone Soup