Sideways Stories from Wayside School, by Louis Sachar. (Avon Books, Humorous episodes from the classroom on the thirtieth floor of Wayside School, which was accidentally built sideways with one classroom on each story.
A Light in the Attic by Shel Silverstein (1981, Hardcover)
Where The Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein was a pleasant and easy read for kids. Not only were the poems fun to read, but also the simple drawings inside were a great complement and you didn't even mind the lack of color.
Where the Red Fern Grows is a novel written by Wilson Rawls in 1961 about a boy who buys and trains two Redbone Coonhound hunting dogs Love this book! Sad book and movie I cried watching the movie . Read the book
Stellaluna, by Janell Cannon - A story about a baby bat that gets separated from her mother, and is taken in by a mother bird. The mother bird tries to raise Stellaluna as one of her own, but Stellaluna just can't fit in.