Books for young girls?
My daughter is in the fourth grade. she has to do a book report at the end of each month. Can anyone recommend books for young fourth grade girls?
- marqueen71Lv 71 decade agoFavorite Answer
This is PART of ONE list from my website
The Railway Children - These siblings have all sorts of adventures.
The Story of the Treasure Seekers
Because of Winn-Dixie - A young girl discovers that a stray dog she takes in enables her to meet lots of interesting people in the small town she and her father now call home.
The Tale of Desperaux - What is a mouse in love to do?
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
N. D. Wilson:
Leepike Ridge - His father is dead and his mother is now dating a teacher he doesn't like. He didn't mean to run away from home, but things just happened. He has quite an adventure and discovers along the way some answers to questions he had not even asked.
E. L. Konigsburg: From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
Marguerite D'Angeli: The Door in the Wall
The Prince and the Pauper
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer - This classic story is based upon the author's life and the lives of close friends in Hannibal, Missouri. Everyone should know about the cave and the infamous picket fence.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn - Some people have attempted to ban this book because it uses a certain word we no longer consider acceptable. Rather than ignoring or re-writing history, perhaps it would be better to explain how attitudes have changed.
Albert Payson Terhune: Lad: A Dog
Black Beauty - This story is told from the perspective of the horse! Caution: It will make you cry, but I highly recommend this book!
National Velvet - Velvet acquires a spirited horse and sets out to train it for the National Steeple Chase Race. However, her horse needs a jockey and females are not permitted to ride in the National.
Misty of Chincoteague - This is based upon a true story.
Stormy, Misty's Foal
Justin Morgan Had a Horse
Wilson Rawls: Where the Red Fern Grows
The Call of the Wild
Just So Stories
The Jungle Book - What boy wouldn't like to ride an elephant?
Fred Gipson: Old Yeller
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings:
The Yearling - A young boy raises an orphaned fawn, but as the animal matures it becomes more and more of a problem for his family.
The Cricket in Times Square
Chester Cricket's New Home
P. L. Travers (a.k.a. Pamela Lyndon Travers):
Mary Poppins Comes Back
Mary Poppins Opens the Door
Mary Poppins in the Park
James M. Barrie: Peter Pan
Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson:
Peter and the Starcatchers
Peter and the Shadow Thieves
Peter and the Secret of Rundoon
L. Frank Baum: The Wonderful Wizard of OZ
The Phantom Tollbooth - This is an "Alice in Wonderland style book
Alice in Wonderland
Through the Looking Glass
The Story of Dr. Doolittle
The Voyages of Dr. Doolittle
Pene du Bois: Twenty-One Balloons
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
James and the Giant Peach
The BFG (Big Friendly Giant)
George's Marvelous Medicine
The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me
Fantastic Mr. Fox
Ingraine the Brave
Inkheart and Inkspell
The Thief Lord
Rise of the Evening Star
Grip of the Shadow Plague
Katherine Paterson: Bridge to Terabithia
The Gammage Cup (This was one of my favorites when I was young.)
The Whisper of Glocken
The Arctic Incident
The Opal Deception
The Lost Colony
The Witch World
The Web of the Witch World
Three against the Witch World
Year of the Unicorn
Warlock of the Witch World
Dragon Scale Silver
The Toads of Grimmerale
Sword of Unbelief
Ursula K. LeGuin:
A Wizard of Earthsea
The Tombs of Atuan
The Farthest Shore
Tales from Earthsea
The Other Wind
A Wrinkle in Time
A Wind in the Door
A Swiftly Tilting Planet
An Acceptable Time
Story of King Arthur and His Knights - There are several collections of stories about King Arthur.
The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood
Roger Lancelyn Green:
The Adventures of Robin Hood
King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table
Dangerous Journey ( A beautifully illustrated edition of A Pil
- BooksRuleLv 51 decade ago
Well just for fourth graders i suggest "13 ways to sink a sub!" i read it i 4th grade and loved it or you could have her read the book called Bunnicula or Howliday Inn. they are books in a series but bunnicula is the first one.
- 1 decade ago
theres a series called AMERICAN GIRL...all the books are 5 maybe 4 chapters long there about girls that have leaved in america at different time periods there perty good i loved them!
boxcar children is also a good series
anything by Eleanor Estes
nancy drew and clue crew
if you go to the library they usley will help you find what ever you need!
- sizemoreLv 44 years ago
Sabriel by potential of Garth Nix is spectacular e book. that's a fantasy even nonetheless that's a pair of appealing youthful female. i think of you will take exhilaration in it. I make certain to envision this e book and the e book that shop on with it instead of Harry Potter. it is somewhat greater grown up in my view.