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Popular 5th Grade Reading Books 

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        Oregon Battle of the Books (OBOB) provides a list of books for third through fifth grade students. At some schools, the students compete in competitions where they memorize facts about each book on the OBOB list. Below is the 2014-2015 OBOB book list. This list contains great book suggestions and is completely optional.

OBOB Book List 2014-2015
  • The Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester  
    • Barbara O’Connor
  • Gaby, Lost and Found
    • Angela Cervantes
  • Kizzy Ann Stamps
    • Jeri Watts
  • The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
    • Kate DiCamillo
  • A Nest for Celeste
    • Henry Cole
  • Night of the Twisters
    • Ivy Ruckman
  • The One and Only Ivan
    • Katherine Applegate
  • Rules
    • Cynthia Lord
  • Sasquatch
    • Roland Smith
  • Starry River of the Sky
    • Grace Lin
  • Swindle
    • Gordon Korman
  • Tales from the Odyssey, Part One
    • Mary Pope Osborne
  • Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
    • Judy Blume
  • The Trouble with Chickens
    • Doreen Cronin
  • The World According to Humphrey
    • Betty G. Birney
  • The Year of the Book
    • Andrea Cheng