Adventure Stories for Grades 3-5

These adventure stories can be found in Juvenile (J) Fiction, filed alphabetically under the author's name. Click here for a print-friendly version of this list.
Alcock The Stranger at the Window
Alexander The Rope Trick
Avi Poppy
Avi The End of the Beginning
Babbitt Kneeknock Rise
Banks Harry the Poisonous Centipede's Big Adventure
Barrie Peter Pan
Bledsoe Tracks in the Snow
Blos Nelly Bly's Monkey
Clifford Help! I'm a Prisoner in the Library
Collodi The Adventures of Pinocchio
DiCamillo The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread
Du Bois Twenty-One Balloons
Fleischman Bandit's Moon
Fleischman The Whipping Boy
Gardiner Stone Fox
George Swimming with Sharks
Gleitzman Toad Rage
Hickman Ravine
Hill Winter Camp
Hirsch Bartlett and City of Flames
Hirsch Bartlett and the Ice Voyage
Hunt The Abernathy Boys
Joseph The Color of My Words
Kehret Earthquake Terror
Kennedy Amy's Eyes
Kimmel Sword of the Samurai
Kimmel To the Frontier
Lawlor Adventure on the Wilderness Road
LeGuin Boing!
LeGuin Tom Mouse
Naylor Carlotta's Kittens and the Club of Mysteries
Naylor The Fear Place
Osborne Adaline Falling Star
Osborne Night of the Ninja
Peterson White Water
Pullman The Firework-Maker's Daughter
Ransome Swallows and Amazons
Shahan Frozen Stiff
Smith Sasquatch
Springer Rowan Hood: Outlaw Girl of Sherwood Forest
Steig Abel's Island
Stevenson Treasure Island
Stolz Cat Walk
Swift Gulliver's Travels and Gulliver's Adventures in Lilliput (adaptations)
Talbott Safari Journal
Woodruff The Orphan of Ellis Island
Yolen Jason and the Gorgon's Blood

Last Updated: 4/07

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