Recommended Books for Kids In Second Grade

Make sure you encourage you child to read on his own, but be sure you also continue reading to him. Browse the non-fiction shelves for topics of interest for your child (* denotes chapter books). Encourage a lifetime love of learning and reading!

  • Cam Jansen (20 titles), Adler
  • Poppy (4 Tales From the Dimwood Forest)*, Avi
  • Never Grab A Deer By It’s Ear, Bare
  • The World According To Horses, Budiansky
  • Mouse and the Motorcycle (3 titles), Cleary
  • Each Orange Had Eight Slices, Giganti
  • Redwall*, Jacques
  • Like Jake and Me, Jukes
  • Pecos Bill, Kellogg
  • Annie Bananie and the Pain Sisters, Komaiko
  • Fox In Love (9 titles), Marshall
  • Amelia Bedelia (5 titles), Parish
  • Magic Tree House (21 titles), Osborne
  • Junie B. Jones and the Stupid Smelly Bus (16 titles), Park
  • Henry and Mudge (15 titles), Rylant
  • Grandfather’s Journey, Say
  • So You Want To Be President?, Small
  • Stuart Little*, White