Here is a list of our “just right” books for your Guided Reading Level S reader (see the reading level conversion chart below to convert to other reading level systems).

Guided ReadingFountas PinnellAR LevelDRA LevelLexile Rating
Fourth Grade
Fifth Grade
Book Series
Nancy Drew (Original Series)
by Carolyn Keene

Camp Confidential
by Melissa J. Morgan

Choose Your Own Adventure
by R.A. Montgomery

The Baby-sitters Club
by Ann Martin

The Saddle Club
by Bonnie Bryant

The Keys To The Kingdom
by Garth Nix

Individual Books
The Lemonade War
by Jacqueline Davies

The Doll People
Ann M. Martin and Laura Godwin

by Roald Dahl

The Great Gilly Hopkins
by Katherine Paterson

by Avi

Janitor’s Boy
by Andrew Clements

Hot Hand
by Mike Lupica

The Borrowers
by Mary Norton

Horse Power
by Ann Walsh

How The Stars Fell Into The Sky
by Jerrie Oughton

The Calling
by Nykko

The Monsters of Morley Manor
by Bruce Coville

My Teacher Fried My Brains
by Bruce Coville

My Teacher Is An Alien
by Bruce Coville

I Left My Sneakers In Dimension X
by Bruce Coville

Aliens Stole My Body
by Bruce Coville

Afternoon Of Elves
by Janet Taylor Lisle

Kneeknock Rise
by Natalie Babbit

Olivia Kidney
by Ellen Potter

The Sea Of Monsters
by Rick Riordan

The Van Gogh Café
by Cynthia Rylant

Which Witch
by Eva Iboston

Phillipa Fisher and the Fairy Godsister
by Liz Kessler

From The Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
by E.L. Konigsburg