Packed with perennial classics like A Wrinkle in Time and A Bridge to Terabithia, fresh favorites like Wonder and One Crazy Summer, and everything in between, no fifth grade classroom library should be without these must-have books that are sure to keep kids reading throughout the year. Complex texts and more advanced ideas will appropriately challenge developing readers as they wrap up their last year in elementary school and prepare for what's ahead in middle school and beyond. Relatable themes around bullying, fitting in, friendship, and facing life's challenges will capture students' attention and inspire reading both independently and as a class. A must-have collection for any fifth grade classroom library!