Books for Preschool - 2nd Grade
Books for New Readers to Love
Aboff, Marcie - The Giant Jelly Bean Jar
Ben must overcome his shyness in order to win the giant jelly
Adler, David - Young Cam Jansen series
Cam uses her photographic memory to solve mysteries with the
help of her best friend.
Bottner, Barbara - Pish and Posh series
Two beginner fairies practice their new magical skills.
Byars, Betsy Cromer - Golly Sisters series
May-May and Rose travel west performing in a live road show.
Capucilli, Alyssa Satin - Biscuit series
Biscuit the puppy is full of play and adventure.
Cazet, Denys - Elvis the Rooster series
Elvis gets mixed-up and learns some manners in the barnyard.
Cazet, Denys - Grandpa
Pox Stories series
Grandpa Spanielson tries to keep his favorite grandpup from
scratch-ing by distracting him with stories of octopuses and
Cazet, Denys - Minnie and Moo series
Cow friends Minnie and Moo do it all from meeting aliens to
dressing up as the masked Zorro!
Eastman, Peter - Fred and Ted Go Camping
Fred and Ted are two friends who do everything differently,
but still enjoy camping together.
Hill, Susan - Ruby series
Ruby always gets lots of advice from her friends. When she
is baking a cake, her bird friend tells her not to forget the
worms. Mixing all the items her animal friends suggest together
makes quite a cake!
Labatt, Mary - Sam series
Sam the dog is always in search of adventure, but often finds
McMullan, Kate - Pearl and Wagner series
Pearl and Wagner begin their friendship by building a garbage
eating robot for the science fair.
Thomas, Shelley Moore - Good Knight series
In his first adventure, the Good Knight tries singing, bedtime
stories and more to try to get three little dragons to go to
Rylant, Cynthia - Mr. Putter and Tabby series
Mr. Putter and his constant companion Tabby take on challenges
like stargazing, book writing and more.
Rylant, Cynthia - Puppy Mudge series
Stories of a smaller Mudge and, of course, his best friend
Willems, Mo - Elephant and Piggie series
It is Piggie's dream to fly, and even though Elephant
thinks he is crazy, it is a friend's job to help.
Prepared by Amanda Blau, October 2007