3rd/4th/5th Reading Challenge

Poulsbo Elementary Library Reading Challenge

Students in grades 3 through 5 can earn a special reward in the library by meeting the challenge:

3rd Graders - 6 books
4th Graders - 7 books
5th Graders - 8 books

Read any combination of books from the following lists of award nominees:

Sasquatch Nominees

  • Tumble & Blue by Cassie Beasle
  • Bailey's Story by W. Bruce Cameron
  • Forever or a Long, Long Time by Caela Carter
  • Many Reflections of Miss Jane Deming by J. Anderson Coates
  • The Only Road by Alexandra Diaz
  • Refugee by Alan Gratz
  • Real Friends by Shannon Hale 
  • The Song From Somewhere Else by A. F Harrold
  • The Mighty Odds by Amy Ignatow
  • Mrs. Smith's Spy School for Girls by Beth McMullan
  • Spirit Hunters by Ellen Oh
  • The Goldfish Boy by Lisa Thompson


    Young Reader's Choice Nominees:

    YRC 2020

    Otter Award Nominees (3rd graders only)



    • Two’s a Crowd (Pug Pals #1)  by Flora Ahn
    • Mac Undercover (Mac B., Kid Spy #1) by Mac Barnett, illustrated by Mike Lowery
    • Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters (The Questioneers, book #1) by Andrea Beady, illustrated by David Roberts
    • Meet Yasmin! by Saadia Faruqi, illustrated by Hatem Aly
    • Rabbit’s Bad Habits (Rabbit & Bear, book 1) by Julian Gough, illustrated by Jim Field
    • Mr. Wolf’s Class (Mr. Wolf’s Class #1) by Aron Nels Steinke