Books for Preschool - 2nd Grade
Paws fur Purr-fect Cat Tails
Bruel, Nick - Bad Kitty
Just how bad can a kitty be? When her family runs out of kitty
food, she decides to be a very, very, very bad kitty.
Egan, Tim - Roasted Peanuts
Sam the horse makes the baseball team; his cat friend Jackson
does not, but loyalty and peanuts combine for the stuff that
legends are made of.
Friend, Catherine - The Perfect Nest
Jack the Cat's decision to build the perfect nest in
order to attract the perfect chicken to lay the perfect egg,
Galdone, Paul - Three Little Kittens
All is not lost for the three little kittens who lost their
mittens; they find their mittens and Mother Dear gives them
Henkes, Kevin - Kitten's
First Full Moon
Because an inexperienced kitten mistakes the full moon for
a bowl of milk, she gets wet, sad, tired and hungry; luckily,
the real thing awaits her back home.
Howe, James - Houndsley and Catina
Catina, the cat wants to be a famous writer, but she does not
like to write, so Houndsley, her dog buddy, helps her discover
that friendship is better than fame.
Lloyd, Sam - Mr. Pusskins
Mr. Pusskins is bored being adored by Emily and decides to
see what life is like beyond the windows.
Rylant, Cynthia - Mr.
Putter & Tabby Spin the Yarn
Though Tabby the cat and Zeke the dog wreak havoc on a knitting
party, Mr. Putter's charming ways save the day.
Santoro, Scott - Farm-fresh Cats
A mysterious event turns a farmer's cab-bages into lots
and lots of highly unusual cats.
Schachner, Judy - Skippyjon Jones
I am not a Siamese cat, I am a Chihuahua!" exclaims Skippyjon
Jones whose imagination is matched only by the hilarious rhymes
that describe his adventures.
Smith, Linda - Mrs.
The cat Mrs. Crump found was sneaky, finicky, troublesome—and
impossible to part with.
Spinelli, Eileen - Hero Cat
Mother Cat rescues her five new kittens from a burning building;
inspired by a true story.
Prepared by Christing Ricker, COD LTA Intern, April 2007