2nd Grade

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Picture Books (JPB)

JPB Allard     Miss Nelson is Missing

JPB Child     I Will Never, Not Ever, Eat a Tomato

JPB Cronin     Diary of a Fly

JPB Daywalt     The Legend Of Rock Paper Scissors

JPB Di Paola     Strega Nona

JPB Helakoski     Woolbur

JPB Henkes     Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse

JPB Kimmel     Anansi and the Talking Melon       

JPB Kleven     The Paper Princess

JPB Lester     Tacky the Penguin (series)

JPB Lionni     Swimmy

JPB Long     How I Became a Pirate

JPB Marshall     The Cut-Ups (series)

JPB Nyong’o     Sulwe

JPB Pilkey     Dog Breath or The Hallo-wiener

JPB Polacco      The Keeping Quilt

JPB Say     Grandfather’s Journey

JPB Schwartz     Things I Learned in Second Grade

JPB Soto     Too Many Tamales

JPB Steig     Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

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

JPB Willems     That is Not a Good Idea

JPB Woodson                   The Day You Begin

JPB Zietlow-Miller          Be Kind


Easy Readers (JE)

JE Adler     Bones and the Math Test Mystery (series)

JE DiCamillo     Bink & Gollie Best Friends Forever

JE Krensky     Lionel and his Friends

JE McDonald     Judy Moody: Triple Pet Trouble (series)

JE Meister     Buzz Beaker and the Speed Secret (series)

JE Minarik     Little Bear (series)

JE Silverman     Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa (series)

Moving Up (JMU)

JMU Abbott      Secrets of Droon (series)

JMU Anna      Daisy Dreamer (series)

JMU Barrows      Ivy and Bean (series)

JMU Blabey     Bad Guys (series)

JMU Bruel      Bad Kitty (series)

JMU Cameron      Stories Julian Tells

JMU Chabert      Eerie Elementary (series)

JMU Charman      The Ember Stone (series)

JMU Citro      Zoey and Sassafras: Dragons and Marshmallows (series)

JMU Cleary      Ramona Quimby, Age 8 (or) The Mouse and the Motorcycle

JMU Cummings      The Notebook of Doom (series)

JMU Elliott      Owl Diaries:  A Woodland Wedding (series)

JMU Gutman      My Weird School (series)

JMU Hanlon     Dory Fantasmagory (series)

JMU Harper      Just Grace (series)

JMU Hoffman       Starring Grace

JMU Holt      Piper Reed (series) 

JMU Look     Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things (series)

JMU McDonald      Judy Moody AND Stink (series)

JMU McMullan      Dragon Slayers  Academy (series)

JMU Meadows      Rainbow Magic (series)

JMU Muncaster     Isadora Moon Goes to School (series)

JMU Osborne      Magic Treehouse (series): fiction and research guides

JMU Park      Junie B Jones (series)

JMU Pilkey      Ricky Ricotta’s Giant Robot (series) or Captain Underpants (series)

JMU Reeve      Cakes in Space (series)

JMU Roy     A to Z Mysteries  (series)

JMU Spinelli      The Library Card

JMU Trine      Melvin Beederman Superhero (series)

JMU Vernon     Dragonbreath (series)

JMU Warner      Ellray Jakes (series)

JMU West     Rise of the Earth Dragon (series)

JMU Willems      The Story of Diva and Flea


Fiction (J)

J Atwater      Mr. Popper’s Penguins

J Barnett      Mac B Kid Spy (series)

J Birney      The World According to Humphrey

J Blume      Freckle Juice

J Brown      The Wild Robot and The Wild Robot Escapes

J Dicamillo      The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

J Hetche      The Nocturnals (series)

J Kinney     Diary of a Wimpy Kid (series)

J Lin      Year of the Dog

J Osborne      The Magic Treehouse (series)

J Stilton      Geronimo Stilton (series) 


J 550 Gibbons     Planet Earth, Inside Out

J 551.553 Gibbons     Tornadoes

J 551.22 Simon     Earthquakes

J 567.9 Arnold     Fly Guy Presents: Dinosaurs

J 567.91 Cole     Magic School Bus: In the Time of Dinosaurs

J 590 Earhart     Life Size Zoo

J 591.54 Bancroft     Animals in Winter

J 597.31 Fowler     Best Way to See a Shark 

J 598.47 Marzollo     Pierre the Penguin 

J 599 Bredeson     Fainting Goats and other Weird Mammals

J 599.756 Spilsbury     Bengal Tiger: Save Our Animals 

J 599.8846 Patterson     Koko - Love! 

J 612 Macaulay     The Way We Work

J 628.44 Showers     Where Does the Garbage Go 

J 616.92 Berger     Germs Make Me Sick


Biographies (JB)

JB Aaron     Hank Aaron: Brave in Every Way

JB Asawa     A Life Made By Hand (Ruth Asawa)

JB Belpré     Planting Stories (Pura Belpré)

JB Carson     Spring After Spring (Rachel Carson)

JB Earhart     I Am Amelia Earhart

JB Goodall     Me, Jane

JB Maathai     Mama Miti (Wangari Maathai and the Trees of Kenya)

JB Mills     Harlem’s Little Blackbird (Florence Mills)

JB Montague     The Girl with a Mind For Math

JB Parks     If a Bus Could Talk (Rosa Parks)

JB Pelé     Young Pelé, Soccer’s First Star

JB Sotomayor     A Judge Grows in the Bronx (Sonia Sotomayor)

JB Tonatiuh     Separate Is Never Equal


Graphic Novels (JGN)

JGN B     Baby Mouse (series)

JGN C     Crafty Cat (series)

JGN C     Chi’s Sweet Home

JGN C     Copper

JGN J     Jedi Academy (series)

JGN L      Little Robot

JGN L     Lucy and Andy Neanderthal (series)

JGN L     Lunch Lady (series)

JGN O     Owly (series)

JGN Z     Zita the Spacegirl (series)

Folktales/Fairytales (J398...)

J 398.2089 Artell     Petite Rouge: A Cajun Red Riding Hood                        

J 398.2094 Macdonald     Little Rooster’s Diamond Button                                         

J 398.20979     Kimmel Runaway Tortilla                                                                     

J 398.21 Hong     Two of Everything                                                                  

J 398.22 Forest      Stone Soup                                                                            

J 398.24 Bruchac     How Chipmunk Got His Stripes