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Summer Reading for Students Entering Pre-K through Grade 2

Choose from the sampling of authors and series listed here or read any book from the Caldecott, Dr. Seuss, or Fairy Tale shelves located in the Children’s Library.

Fiction Series

Adler, David: Young Cam Jansen
All Aboard Reading
Arnold, Tedd: Fly Guy
Bruel, Nick: Bad Kitty
Cole, Joanna: Magic School Bus
Curious George Readers
Kann, Victoria: Pinkalicious
Lego Readers
Meadows, Daisy: Rainbow Magic
O’Connor, Jane: Fancy Nancy
Rylant, Cynthia: Brownie & Pearl/ Mr. Putter & Tabby
Scotton, Rob: Splat the Cat
Star Wars Readers
Step into Reading
Willems, Mo: Elephant & Piggie

Fiction Authors

Brett, Jan
Brown, Margaret Wise
Bunting, Eve
Burton, Virginia Lee (Gloucester Author)
Carle, Eric
Dean, James
DePaola, Tomie
Dewdney, Anna
Ehlert, Lois
Fleming, Denise
Fox, Mem
Henkes, Kevin
Jeffers, Oliver
Katz, Karen
Keats, Ezra Jack
Klassen, Jon
Lin, Grace
Lionni, Leo
London, Jonathan
Martin, Bill Jr.
McCloskey, Robert
McCully, Emily Arnold
Parr, Todd
Polacco, Patricia
Raschka, Christopher
Rosenthal, Amy Krouse
Rylant, Cynthia
Seeger, Laura Vaccaro
Singer, Marilyn
Teague, Mark
Wells, Rosemary
Wood, Audrey
Yaccarino, Dan
Yolen, Jane
Young, Ed

Graphic Novels

Benny and Penny
Guinea Pig, Pet Shop Private Eye
Toon Books

Non-Fiction Series

A Day in the Life (Desert Animals)
Along the Shore
Beginning Biographies
Black & Blanco!/Colores Everywhere!/ Hello, Circulos!/1,2,3,Si!
Blastoff Readers
First Facts
First Step Non Fiction: Tools/Sports
Fun Fish
I Know Sports
Math Around Us
My Path to Math
Nature’s Baby Animals
On My Own Science
Pebble First Guides
Pull Ahead Books
Rookie Read About: Community, Dinosaurs…
Smithsonian Prehistoric Zone
Up a Tree

Non-Fiction Authors

Burleigh, Robert
Cech, John
Dahl, Michael
Florian, Douglas
Gibbons, Gail
Isadora, Rachel
Mother Goose
Rau, Dana Meachen
Simon, Seymour
Winter, Jonah