Recommended Books for Read-Alouds

Recommended Books for Read-Alouds

Preschool - Kindergarten

Baby Brains, by Simon James

Corduroy (series), by Don Freeman

Erandi's Braids, by Antonio Hernandez Madrigal

Goodnight Moon, by Margaret Wise Brown

Grandma's Bears, by Gina Wilson

Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse, by Kevin Henkes

Llama Llama Red Pajama (series), by Anna Dewdney

The Napping House, by Audrey Wood

Please, Baby, Please, by Tonya and Spike Lee

Sylvester and the Magic Pebble, William Steig


Kindergarten - 2nd

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, by Judith Viorst

An Orange For Frankie, by Patricia Polacco

Junie B. Jones (series), by Barbara Park

The Recess Queen, by Alexis O'Neill

The Three Little Wolves and the Big Bad Pig, by Eugene Trivizas

The True Story of the Three Little Pigs, by John Scieszka

The Water Horse, by Dick King-Smith


3rd - 5th

Frindle, by Andrew Clementis

Soup (series), by Robert Newton Peck

Because of Winn Dixie, by Kate DiCamillo

The Bridge to Terabithia, by Katherine Paterson

Bud, Not Buddy, by Christopher Paul Curtis

Charlotte's Web, by E.B. White

Darby, by Jonathan Scott Fuqua

James and the Giant Peach, by Roald Dahl

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, by C.S. Lewis


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