Books for Boys: Reluctant Readers Grades 3-5
The Magic Tree House whisks Jack and Annie back to Colonial America. They arrive just as General George Washington is planning the crossing of the Delaware. Before they know it, Jack and Annie are in a boat with the Father of Our Country as history is made!
This book from "The Time Warp Trio" series finds the three friends traveling with the great explorer, Marco Polo. Running from bandits in the desert, riding camels, and dealing with angry astrologers are only a few of the adventures that await the reader in this fun and interesting book.
Horrible Harry thinks he's the world's second-best detective (second to Sherlock Holmes, of course), but the rest of the kids in Room 3B aren't as sure. So he's determined to prove himself by solving the latest mystery at South School: a cafeteria contest has just begun, and Harry wants to figure out how to win it.
When Neal's dog Snorky slips into the magical closet, the kids have no choice but to follow him to Droon. It's a lucky thing they do, though, because a strange thing has just occurred in the land of the Oobja.
Richard Bickerstaff knows he's not in for an ordinary day when Aric, a tiny, wisecracking alien freedom fighter, climbs out of his cereal bowl. Richard joins the extraterrestrial in a fight to save Earth from the Dranes, one of whom is masquerading as a student in Richard's class.