Summer Reading List



Rising Second Graders’ Summer Reading Suggestions List

 

 

**These are only suggestions. The students may read anything they like, as long as they read and enjoy what they are readiing!

 

Poetry

 

Any books by Shel Silverstein, Jack Prelutsky or Ken Nesbitt.

 

 

Fiction

 

AMBER BROWN- by Paula Danzinger

AMELIA BEDELIA by Peggy Parish and Herman Parish

ANDREW LOST by J. C. Greenburg

ARTHUR by Marc Brown

BAILEY SCHOOL KIDS- by Debbie Dadey

BENNY AND WATCH by Gertrude Chandler Warner

BOXCAR MYSTERIES by Gertrude Chandler Warner

CURIOUS GEORGE by H. A. and Margaret Rey

DRAGON SLAYERS' ACADEMY by Kate McMullan

ELOISE by Kay Thompson; illustrated by Hilary Knight

GERONIMO STILTON series

HORRIBLE HARRY Books- by Suzy Kline

HENRY AND MUDGE by Cynthia Rylant

JUDY MOODY  and STINK by Megan McDonald, illustrated by Peter Reynolds

JIGSAW JONES  By James Prellar

JUNIE B. JONES by Barbara Park

AIRY FAIRY series by Margaret Ryan

LITTLE HOUSE BOOKS by Laura Ingalls Wilder

MAGIC TREE HOUSE by Mary Pope Osborne

MARVIN REDPOST books by Louis Sachar MATT CHRISTOPHER SPORTS

MERCY WATSON books by Kate DiCamillo

NATE THE GREAT by Marjorie Sharmat, illustrated by Marc Simon

PINKY AND REX by James Howe

READY FREDDY series by Klein

SONG LEE by Suzy Kline

A-Z MYSTERIES  By Ron Roy

CAPITOL MYSTERIES   By Ron Roy

CALENDAR CLUB MYSTERIES  By Ron Roy

YOUNG CAM JANSEN SERIES by David A. Adler

CAM JANSEN SERIES  by David Adler

KIDS OF THE POLK STREET SCHOOL  by Patricia Reilly Giff                                                              

NEW KIDS AT THE POLK STREET SCHOOL  by Patricia Reilly Giff                                   

SECRETS OF DROON series by Tony Abbott                                                      

THE TEACHER FROM THE BLACK LAGOON series by Mike Thaler                                                       Puffin Easy-to-Read, Level 2  - Level 3

Ready-for-Chapters 

Step-Into-Reading, Step 3

 

Nonfiction Series:

 

Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 1

Dorling Kindersley Readers

All Aboard Reading Level 2 – Level 3

I Can Read Book 2 Series

Sports                                                                                                       

NBA Readers –by Scholastic

by John Hareas                                                                                          

Scholastic First Biographies: Let's Read About..Series   ex. Martin Luther King, Jr