2nd Grade Booklist

Second Grade Booklist


Here are just a few books that your second grader should enjoy.


Alone is His Teacher's House                            Louis Sachar
            Amelia Writes Again                            Marissa Moss
            The Art Lesson                                  Tomie DePaola
            The Day the Teacher Went Bananas        James Howe
            Franklin Goes to School                               Paulette Bourgeois
            Franklin's Class Trip                                  Paulette Bourgeois
            My Teacher Sleeps in School                    Leatie Weiss
            Ghost in Room 11                                Betty Wright
            Beast and the Halloween Horror                      Patricia Giff Reilly
            How Spider Saved Thanksgiving                  Robert Kraus
            Thanksgiving on Thursday                               Mary Pope Osborne
            A Turkey For Thanksgiving                     Eve Bunting
Clifford's First Snow Day                           Norman Bridwell
            Snow Day                                          Lynn Plourde
            Henry and Mudge and the Snow Plan             Cynthia Rylant
            The Snowman                                        Raymond Briggs
            Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook                   Barbara Park
            The Mitten                                     Jan Brett
            The Hat                                        Jan Brett
            Arthur's Valentine                               Marc Brown
            Clifford's First Valentine's Day                     Norman Bridwell
            Froggy's First Kiss                                   Jonathan London
            Little Mouse's Valentine                      Dave Ross
            One Zillion Valentine's                             Frank Modell
            The Valentine's Star                                     Patricia Giff Reilly
            The Valentine's Day Mystery                   Joan Nixon
            There’s a Monster Under My Bed               James Howe
            The Gingerbread Man                            Eric Kimmel
            If You Give A Moose A Muffin                              Laura Joffe Humeroff
            Lyle Lyle Crocodile                                  Bernard Waber
            Lyle at the Office                                  Bernard Waber
            Bringing the Rain to the Kapiti Plain               Verna Aardema

            The Stupids Step Out                              Harry Allard
            The Princess and the Pea                                   Hans Christian Andersen
            The Ugly Duckling                                           Hans Christian Andersen
            Madeline                                              Ludwig Bemelmans
            Clifford Books                                      Norman Bridwell
            The Big Sneeze                                     Ruth Brown
            A Job For Wittilda                                 Caralyn Buehner
            Grampa Takes Me to the Moon                     Timothy Gaffney
            Hansel and Gretel                                   Grimm Brothers
            Red Riding Hood                                    James Marshall
            Martha Calling                                      Susan Meddaugh
            Martha Speaks                                      Susan Meddaugh
            Martha Blah, Blah                                  Susan Meddaugh
            The Day Jimmy’s Boa Ate the Wash               Trinka H. Noble
            Dogs Don’t Wear Sneakers                               Laura Joffe Numeroff
            What’s Under My Bed                               James Stevenson
            Tales of Oliver Pig                                  Jean VanLeeuwen
            Owl Moon                                            Jane Yolan
            If You Give a Pig a Pancake                         Felicia Bond
            Alexander Who Used to be Rich Last Sunday      Judith Viorst
            The Chalk Box Kid                                   Thomas Allen
            Anansi the Spider                                         Gerald McDermott
            Encyclopedia Brown Books                            Donals Sobol
            Nate the Great                                                      Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
            Amelia Bedelia                                        Peggy Parish
            Stanley                                                Syd Hoff
            Katy and the Big Snow                               Virginia Burton
            The Sweetest Fig                                    Chris VanAllsburg

The Little Old Lady Who Wasn’t Afraid of Anything            Linda Williams

            Stone Soup                                          Marcia Brown
            Shoeshine Girl                                       Clyde Robert Bulla
            Freckle Juice                                        Judy Blume
            The Stinky Cheese Man                             Jon Scieszka
            The Amazing Bone                                   William Steig
            Caleb and Kate                                       William Steig
            Doctor DeSoto                                       William Steig
            Sylvester and the Magic Pebble                     William Steig
            Doctor DeSoto Goes to Africa                      William Steig
            Chicken Soup With Rice                             Maurice Sendak
            Frog and Toad Books                                Arnold Lobel
            Tales of Oliver Pig                                  Arnold Lobel
            The Candy Corn Contest                            Patricia Giff
            Glass Slipper for Rosie                             Patricia Giff
            Arthur Books                                        Marc Brown
            If You Give a Pig a Pancake                        Felicia Bond
            No Nap                                              Eve Bunting
            Sunshine Home                                       Eve Bunting
            The Wednesday Surprise                            Eve Bunting
            Goldilocks and the Three Bears                     Jan Brett
            Trouble With Trolls                                 Jan Brett
            Little Pink Pig                                        Pat Hutchins
            The Very Worst Monster                            Pat Hutchins
            The Day Jimmy’s Boa Ate The Wash               Steven Kellogg
            A Rose for Pinkerton                                Steven Kellogg
            Peter’s Chair                                         Ezra Jack Keats
            The Trip                                             Ezra Jack Keats
            Best Friends for Frances                            Russell Hoban
            The Day the Teachers Went Bananas               James Howe
            Bread and Jam For Frances                         Russell Hoban
            Chrysanthemum                                      Kevin Henkes
            Jessica                                              Kevin Henkes
            Ramona Fever                                        Beverly Cleary
            The Legend of Bluebonnett                          Tomie DePaola
            The Art Lesson                                       Tomie DePaola
            Miss Rumphius                                         Barbara Cooney
            The Umbrella Day                                    Barbara Cooney
            Dinosaur Bones                                        Aliki
            Abe Lincoln’s Hat                                     Martha Brenner
            Alexander and the Wind Up Mouse                  Leo Lionni
            Best Friends                                           Patricia Giff
            Cam Jensen Books                                    Adler
            Anthony the Perfect Monster                        Angelo DeCesare
            Bill and Pete to the Rescue                          Tomie DePaola
            The Baby Sitter                                      Tomie DePaola