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Interesting books for eighth graders include "Johnny Tremain" by Esther Forbes, "The Wizard of Oz" by L. Frank Baum, and "The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle" by Avi. Another good book for an eighth grader is "Fried ... More »

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A Swedish man, Carl Bobert, was walking home one Sunday after church. He was listening to the church bells ringing when suddenly a tremendous storm hit. It disappeared just as quickly, leaving him awestruck. This inspire... More »

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GreatSchools.org lists many recommended books for first graders, such as "Frog and Toad Are Friends," "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" and "Charlotte's Web." Another first grade book is "Diar... More »

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Parents can choose books for their third graders by taking the reading level, genre and other factors into consideration. Larger text and a subject the student in question enjoys, for instance, increase the chances of th... More »

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A few good books for 2nd graders that can be downloaded for free include classics such as "The Secret Garden" and "A Little Princess" by Frances Hodgson Burnett. These books and many others can be downloaded for free fro... More »

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Two favorite books of third graders include "Charlotte's Web" by E.B. White and "Because of Winn-Dixie" by Kate DiCamillo. Both books have won major awards for excellence in children's literature. More »

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Several websites with free online books have stories that are appropriate for third graders, including Merpy.com, Room 108 and the International Children's Digital Library. Storyline Online, presented by the Screen Actor... More »

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