Skip to main content

Kindergarten Reading List







Burton, Virginia Lee
JE BURTO

When Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel, Mary Anne, lose their jobs to the gasoline, electric, and diesel motor shovels, they find a new opportunity in a very surprising place.
Galdone, Paul
J398.2 GALDO

A collection of six of the very best books by the award-winning storyteller and illustrator, Paul Galdone.
Goldsaito, Katrina
JE GOLDS

Yoshio delights in the everyday sounds of Tokyo, but when a musician tells him that her favorite sound is ma, the Japanese word for silence, Yoshio sets out to hear this sound for himself among the hustle and bustle of the city.
Keane, David
JE KEANE

Expecting a dog for her birthday, a girl is upset and furious when she gets a tortoise instead, but soon learns that even a tortoise can be a good pet.
Keats, Ezra Jack
JE KEATS

When Peter discovers his blue furniture is being painted pink for a new baby sister, he rescues the last unpainted item, a chair, and runs away.
Kleber, Dori
JE KLEBE

Joey, who loves anything that can fold, learns origami, the Japanese art of paper folding, but it takes lots of time and practice before he can perfect the craft.
McCloskey, Robert
JE MCCLO

Mr. and Mrs. Mallard proudly return to their home in the Boston Public Garden with their eight offspring.
Piper, Watty
JE PIPER

Although she is not very big, the Little Blue Engine agrees to try to pull a stranded train full of toys over the mountain.
Rex, Adam
JE REX

It's the first day of school at Frederick Douglass Elementary and everyone's just a little bit nervous, especially the school itself
Zommer, Yuval
JE 595.7 ZOMME

The Big Book of Bugs is the first fact-filled book for children to explore the vast array of creepy-crawlies that share our Earth.