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Books for Fifth Grade

Age of Greece

Author Title Comment
James Baldwin A Story of the Golden Age 1896
James Baldwin Old Greek Stories 1895
James Baldwin The Golden Fleece: More Old Greek Stories 1905
Padraic Colum The Golden Fleece and the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles 1921, in print
Padraic Colum The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy 1918, in print
Charles Kingsley The Greek Heroes 1885
Nathaniel Hawthorne A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys 1851
Nathaniel Hawthorne Tanglewood Tales for Girls and Boys Being a Second Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys 1853
Josephine Preston Peabody Old Greek Folk Stories Told Anew 1897
John H. Haaren and A. B. Poland Famous Men of Greece 1904
Eva March Tappan The Story of the Greek People 1909


Author Title Comment
Louisa May Alcott Little Women 1868
Mary Mapes Dodge Hans Brinker 1865
L. M. Montgomery Anne of Green Gables 1908
Alfred Olivant Bob, Son of Battle 1898
Gene Stratton-Porter A Girl of the Limberlost 1909
Kate Douglas Wiggin Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm  


Author Title Comment
James Baldwin The Horse Fair 1895
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