SAA Grade 3 Summer Reading

Order summer reading from The Twig Book Shop and a portion of your purchase will be donated to the San Antonio Academy Library! Orders may be submitted online 24/7 or by phone between 10am and 6pm daily (210-826-6411).

The following books are suggestions only. Students may read any book of interest and are not limited to this list.

Books can either be mailed to your home (shipping charges apply) or picked up at The Twig for no extra charge. Free delivery within Loop 410 is also available.

Choose "Pick up at store" as the delivery option if you do not wish to pay for shipping!

Please add "SAA" to the notes box to ensure that a portion of your purchase supports the San Antonio Academy library!

Offer ends August 15. Thank you for supporting local, independent bookselling!

Cam Jansen: Cam Jansen and the Summer Camp Mysteries: A Super Special Cover Image
By David A. Adler, Joy Allen (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780142407424
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Puffin Books - April 5th, 2007

The Good Dog Cover Image
By Avi
$7.99
ISBN: 9780689838255
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - April 1st, 2003

The World According to Humphrey Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780142403525
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Puffin Books - May 5th, 2005

Perfect Game (Fred Bowen Sports Stories: Baseball) Cover Image
$6.95
ISBN: 9781561456253
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Peachtree Publishing Company - March 1st, 2013

Freckle Juice Cover Image
By Judy Blume, Debbie Ridpath Ohi (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781481411028
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 27th, 2014

The Case of the Lost Boy (The Buddy Files #1) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780807509326
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Published: Albert Whitman & Company - September 1st, 2010

Because of Mr. Terupt Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780375858246
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Yearling - October 11th, 2011

Strider Cover Image
By Beverly Cleary, Paul O. Zelinsky (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780380712366
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Published: HarperCollins - August 8th, 2000

Space Brat Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780671745677
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Aladdin - August 1st, 1992

The Secret Chicken Society Cover Image
By Judy Cox, Amanda Haley (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780823427659
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Holiday House - January 15th, 2013

Fantastic Mr. Fox Cover Image
By Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780142410349
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Puffin Books - August 16th, 2007

The Enormous Crocodile Cover Image
By Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780140365566
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Puffin Books - June 1st, 1993

The Original Adventures of Hank the Cowdog Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9781591881018
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Published: Maverick Books (TX) - October 15th, 2011

Hamster Magic (Magical Mix-Ups #1) Cover Image
By Lynne Jonell, Brandon Dorman (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780375866166
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 10th, 2012

Horrible Harry Moves up to the Third Grade Cover Image
By Suzy Kline, Frank Remkiewicz (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780140389722
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Puffin Books - July 10th, 2000

Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things Cover Image
By Lenore Look, LeUyen Pham (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780375849305
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Published: Yearling - May 12th, 2009

Waiting for the Magic Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781416927464
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - September 18th, 2012

Touchdown Triumph (Jake Maddox Sports Stories) Cover Image
$5.95
ISBN: 9781496504968
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Published: Stone Arch Books - August 1st, 2015

Point Guard Prank (Jake Maddox Sports Stories) Cover Image
By Jake Maddox, Sean Tiffany (Illustrator)
$5.95
ISBN: 9781434242075
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Stone Arch Books - July 1st, 2012

Behind the Plate (Jake Maddox Sports Stories) Cover Image
By Jake Maddox, Sean Tiffany (Illustrator)
$5.95
ISBN: 9781434242051
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Stone Arch Books - July 1st, 2012

Batter Up! (Stone Arch Realistic Fiction) Cover Image
By Jake Maddox, Sean Tiffany (Illustrator)
$5.95
ISBN: 9781434205155
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Published: Stone Arch Books - January 1st, 2008

Stink: The Incredible Shrinking Kid Cover Image
By Megan McDonald, Peter H. Reynolds (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780763664268
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick - February 12th, 2013

97 Ways to Train a Dragon #9 (Dragon Slayers' Academy #9) Cover Image
By Kate McMullan, Bill Basso (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448431772
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Published: Grosset & Dunlap - September 15th, 2003

Have a Hot Time, Hades! (Myth-O-Mania #1) Cover Image
By Kate McMullan, Denis Zilber (Illustrator)
$5.95
ISBN: 9781434234377
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Published: Stone Arch Books - July 1st, 2011

How to Steal a Dog: A Novel Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780312561123
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Square Fish - April 27th, 2009

Day of the Dragon King (Magic Tree House (R) #14) Cover Image
By Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780679890515
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - April 20th, 1998

Canoe Days Cover Image
By Gary Paulsen, Ruth Wright Paulsen (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780440414414
Availability: Special Order
Published: Dragonfly Books - June 12th, 2001

Wild River Cover Image
$11.19
ISBN: 9780375846243
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Yearling - July 9th, 2013

Big Nate Strikes Again Cover Image
By Lincoln Peirce, Lincoln Peirce (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062283580
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperCollins - March 10th, 2015

Big Nate Goes for Broke Cover Image
By Lincoln Peirce, Lincoln Peirce (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062367532
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperCollins - February 16th, 2016

Sideways Stories from Wayside School Cover Image
By Louis Sachar, Adam McCauley (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780380698714
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Published: HarperCollins - March 26th, 2019

Calvin Coconut: Trouble Magnet Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780375846007
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Yearling - April 27th, 2010

Stuey Lewis Against All Odds: Stories from the Third Grade Cover Image
By Jane Schoenberg, Cambria Evans (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781250034045
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Square Fish - September 17th, 2013

Eggs Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780316166478
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 1st, 2008

Nate the Great and the Big Sniff Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780440415022
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Published: Yearling - February 11th, 2003

I Survived Hurricane Katrina, 2005 (I Survived #3) Cover Image
By Lauren Tarshis, Scott Dawson (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780545206969
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - March 1st, 2011

Watchdog and the Coyotes Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780671890759
Availability: Special Order
Published: Aladdin Paperbacks - September 1st, 1995

Cat Diaries: Secret Writings of the MEOW Society Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250073280
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Square Fish - April 12th, 2016

Otis Spofford Cover Image
By Beverly Cleary, Tracy Dockray (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780380709199
Availability: Backordered
Published: HarperCollins - August 12th, 2008

Werewolves Don't Go to Summer Camp (Adventures of the Bailey School Kids #2) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780590440615
Availability: Backordered
Published: Scholastic - July 1st, 1991

The Vanishing Coin (Magic Shop Series #1) Cover Image
By Kate Egan, Mike Lane, Eric Wight (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781250040435
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Feiwel & Friends - April 22nd, 2014

The Celery Stalks at Midnight (Bunnicula and Friends) Cover Image
By James Howe, Leslie Morrill (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781416928140
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - October 1st, 2006

My Weird School #7: Mrs. Cooney Is Loony! Cover Image
By Dan Gutman, Jim Paillot (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780060745226
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Published: HarperCollins - May 31st, 2005

The Chameleon Wore Chartreuse: A Chet Gecko Mystery Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780152024857
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - April 1st, 2001

Invisible Inkling: Dangerous Pumpkins Cover Image
By Emily Jenkins, Harry Bliss (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780061802232
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - July 24th, 2012

Melonhead Cover Image
By Katy Kelly, Gillian Johnson (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780440421870
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Yearling - May 11th, 2010

Invasion of the Road Weenies: and Other Warped and Creepy Tales (Weenies Stories) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780765353252
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Starscape - August 29th, 2006

Dinosaur Time (I Can Read Level 1) Cover Image
By Peggy Parish, Arnold Lobel (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780064440370
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperCollins - June 29th, 1983

Danger on Midnight River: World of Adventure Series, Book 6 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780440410287
Availability: Special Order
Published: Yearling - July 1st, 1995

Capital Mysteries #6: Fireworks at the FBI Cover Image
By Ron Roy, Timothy Bush (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780375875274
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - May 23rd, 2006

Capital Mysteries #2: Kidnapped at the Capital Cover Image
By Ron Roy, Liza Woodruff (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780307265142
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - April 9th, 2002

Marvin Redpost #1: Kidnapped at Birth? Cover Image
By Louis Sachar, Adam Record (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780679819462
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - July 28th, 1992

The Boxcar Children (The Boxcar Children Mysteries #1) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780807508527
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Published: Albert Whitman & Company - January 1st, 1989

Hooper Finds a Family: A Hurricane Katrina Dog's Survival Tale Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780062011053
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Published: HarperCollins - July 3rd, 2018

Calendar Mysteries #7: July Jitters Cover Image
By Ron Roy, John Steven Gurney (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780375868825
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 26th, 2012