Grades 2nd-3rd

    • Amber Brown is Not a Crayon
      Paula Danziger

      Amber Brown has been best friends with Justin Daniels since preschool. Then Justin's dad gets a job in Alabama, and the family has to move away. This children's classic deals with hard-hitting everyday topics with sensitivity and truth.


    • The Bad Guys
      Aaron Blabey

      Classic fairytale villains try to change their reputation in this hilarious comic.

    • My Big Fat Zombie Goldfish
      Mo O'Hara

      Tom zaps his deceased goldfish, Frankie, with a battery and brings him back to life! He's now a BIG FAT ZOMBIE GOLDFISH and he's out for revenge!

    • Bink & Gollie
      Kate DiCamillo

      Meet Bink and Gollie, two precocious little girls-who share three comical adventures. Full of quick-witted repartee, this story is a hilarious ode to exuberance and camaraderie, imagination and adventure!

    • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
      Roald Dahl

      Poverty-stricken little Charlie Bucket finds one of Willie Wonka's golden tickets and, along with four other children, gets a tour of his amazing chocolate factory.


    • Charlotte's Web
      E.B. White

      Wilbur the pig is saved by a girl who can hear animals talk and a spider who weaves messages.

    • Mr. Cooper is Super
      Dan Gutman

      In a school where every teacher has their own quirks, Mr. Cooper still manages to stand out by arriving in different costumes every day. This silly series with have beginning readers in stitches.

    • Dory Fantasmagory
      Abby Hanlon

      Dory is a lovably energetic little sister with a BIG personality and an imagination to match!

    • Meet Yasmin
      Saadia Faruqi

      Yasmin is a spirited second-grader who's always on the lookout for those "aha" moments to help her solve life's little problems. Taking inspiration from her surroundings and her big imagination, she boldly faces any situation, assuming her imagination doesn't get too big, of course!


    • The Princess in Black
      Shannon Hale

      Who says princesses don't wear black? When trouble raises its blue monster head, Princess Magnolia ditches her flouncy dresses and becomes the Princess in Black!

    • Wolfie & Fly
      Cary Fagan

      This fun-filled early chapter book brims with personality and lively illustrations as the curmudgeonly Renata opens herself up to friendship and new experiences.