Book Lists - 2nd Grade

Very Beginning Chapter Books

J EASY 2 AdlerYoung Cam Jansen (Series)
J EASY 2 Bridwell             Clifford (Series)  
J EASY 2 Butler                 King and Kayla (Series)
J EASY 2 Lobel                  Frog and Toad
J EASY 2 Minarik               Little Bear (Series)  
J EASY 2 Parish                Amelia Bedelia (Series)
J EASY 2 Rylant                Henry and Mudge (Series)
J EASY 2 Rylant                Mr. Putter and Tabby (Series)
J EASY 2 Seuss                Cat in the Hat 

Beginning Chapter Books

J EASY 3 AdlerCam Jansen (Series)
J EASY 3 BarrowsIvy and Bean (Series)
J EASY 3 BirneyHumphrey’s Playful Puppy Problem (Series)
J EASY 3 Broach The Minature World of Marvin and James (Series)
J EASY 3 Brown Lola Levine is NOT Mean!
J EASY 3 Cronin The Chicken Squad (Series)
J EASY 3 DiCamillo     Mercy Watson (Series)
J EASY 3 Himmelman       Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny (Series)
J EASY 3 Kline                   Horrible Harry (Series)
J EASY 3 MedinaJuana & Lucas
J EASY 3 OsborneAbby Hayes (Series)
J EASY 3 Osborne Magic Tree House (Series)
J EASY 3 ParkJunie B. Jones (Series)
J EASY 3 RoyA to Z Mysteries (Series)
J EASY 3 SacharMarvin Redpost (Series)
J EASY 3 Van DraanenShredderman: Secret Identity (Series)

J Picture Books

J PICTURE BOOK AllardMiss Nelson is Missing!
J PICTURE BOOK BarnesCrown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut
J PICTURE BOOK Hoban Frances (Series)
J PICTURE BOOK LaRochelleThe Best Pet of All
J PICTURE BOOK LeafThe Story of Ferdinand
J PICTURE BOOK LondonFroggy Gets Dressed(Series)
J PICTURE BOOK MeddaughMartha Speaks (Series)
J PICTURE BOOK ReyCurious George (Series)
J PICTURE BOOK SchachnerSkippyjon Jones (Series)

Caldecott Medal Award Winners

J PICTURE BOOK Blackall Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World’s Most Famous Bear (2016)
J PICTURE BOOK Cordell  Wolf in the Snow (2018)
J PICTURE BOOK HenkesKitten’s First Full Moon (2005)
J PICTURE BOOK KlassenThis is Not My Hat (2013)
J PICTURE BOOK KrommesThe House in the Night (2009)
J PICTURE BOOK RathmannOfficer Buckle and Gloria (1996)
J PICTURE BOOK Santat The Adventures of Beekle: the Unimaginary Friend (2015)
A Sick Day for Amos McGee


J FICTION  AtwaterMr. Popper's Penguins
J FICTION  Bruel  Bad Kitty (Series)
J FICTION  BullaShoeshine Girl
J FICTION  ClearySocks
J FICTION  ClearyHenry Huggins (Series)
J FICTION  ClearyRamona (Series)
J FICTION  JenkinsToys Go Out (Series)
J FICTION  KellyCalpurnia Tate: Who Gives a Hoot
J FICTION  PennypackerThe Talented Clementine (Series)
J FICTION  RoddaFairy Realm (Series)

Nonfiction Books for 2nd Graders

J  E 176.1 S699 2000St. GeorgeSo You Want to Be President
J  E 176.48.W43 2009WeatherfordFirst Pooch: The Obamas Pick a Pet
J  GV 838.E34 M34 2017MacyTrudy’s Big Swim: How Gertrude Ederle Swam the English Channel and Took the World by Storm
J  GV 942.7 P42 B76 2009
BrownPele King of Soccer
J  ML 3531.K46 2008
KenneyCool Hip-Hop Music: Create & Appreciate What Makes Music Great
J  PS 595 A5 P48  2003
HopkinsA Pet for Me Poems
J  PS 3563 .A3178 O53 2006
MacLachlanOnce I Ate a Pie
J  QB 521.5 B7 2002
BranleyThe Sun Our Nearest Star
J  TL 540.E3 B874  2011BurleighNight Flight: Amelia Earhart Crosses the Atlantic