• Tolbert Summer Reading Grades K-3



    Author                                                                             Title


    Brown, Ken                                          What’s the Time, Grandma Wolf? (VYR)

    Eastman, P.D.                                      Go, Dog, Go!

    Edwards, Wallace                                  Monkey Business

    Ehlert, Lois                                           Waiting for Wings (VYR)

    Elliott, Laura                                         Hunter’s Best Friend at School

    Fox, Mem                                            The Magic Hat (VYR)

    Gelman, Rita Golden                              More Spaghetti I Say

    Gomi, Taro                                          The Crocodile and the Dentist

    Guilfoile, Elizabeth                                 Nobody Listens to Andrew

    Hill, Eric                                               Where’s Spot?

    Hills, Tad                                             Duck and Goose

    Hoff, Syd                                             Danny and the Dinosaur

    Hutchins, Pat                                        Rosie’s Walk

    Kalan, Robert                                       Jump Frog Jump

    Kraus, Robert                                       Whose Mouse are You?

    Langstaff, John                                     Oh, Hunting We Will Go

    LeSieg, Theo                                        Ten Apples Up On Top

    Lopshire, Robert                                   Put Me in the Zoo

    Martin, Bill                                            Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

    Mayer, Mercer                                      Little Critter’s These Are My Pets

    McGhee, Alison                                     Mrs. Watson Wants Your Teeth

    McPhail, David                                       Pigs Aplenty, Pigs Galore

    O’Neill, Alexis                                        The Recess Queen (VYR)

    Oxenbury, Helen                                   The Great Big Enormous Turnip

    Peek, Merle                                          Mary Wore Her Red Dress

    Reynolds, Peter                                     Ish

    Robart, Rose                                        The Cake That Mack Ate

    Rosen, Michael                                      We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

    Suess, Dr.                                            Hop on Pop and The Foot Book

    Shulevitz, Uri                                        One Monday Morning

    Stringer, Laura                                      Castles, Caves and Honeycombs (VYR)

    Ward, Cindy                                         Cookie’s Week

    Westcott, Nadine                                   Peanut Butter and Jelly

    Willems, Mo                                         Knuffle Bunny #

    Wilson, Karma                                     Bear Snores On (VYR)

    Author                                                                             Title


    Allard, Harry                                         Miss Nelson is Missing!

    Cannon, A.E.                                       Let the Good Times Roll with Pirate Pete

    Chen, Chili-Yuan                                   Guji Guji

    Edwards, Wallace                                  Monkey Business

    Farley, Walter                                      Little Black, A Pony

    Heady, Justina Chen                              The Patch

    Howard, Arthur                                    Cosmo Zooms

    Jenkins, Steve                                      Biggest, Strongest, Fastest

    Johnson, Crockett                                 Harold and the Purple Crayon

    Keats, Ezra Jack                                   Whistle for Willie

    Leedy, Loreen                                      Mapping Penny’s World (VYR)

    Lehman, Barbara                                  The Red Book (wordless book)

    Lobel, Arnold                                        Mouse Tales

    MacLachlan, Patricia                               he Sick Day (VYR)

    McElligot, Matthew                                 Absolutely Not!

    Nodset, Joan                                        Who Took the Farmers Hat?

    Nolen, Jerdine                                       Hewitt Anderson’s Big Life

    Numeroff, Laura                                    If You Give a Mouse a Cookie

    Parish, Peggy                                        Amelia Bedelia

    Parks, Rosa                                          I Am Rosa Parks

    Rylant, Cynthia                                      In November (VYR)

    Sendak, Maurice                                    Chicken Soup With Rice

    Seuss, Dr.                                            The Cat in the Hat

    Spinelli, Eileen                                       Do You Have a Hat?

    Waber, Bernard                                     Ira Sleeps Over

    Waber, Bernard                                     Lyle, Lyle Crocodile

    Wilson, Gina                                         Grandma’s Bears

    Woodson, Jacqueline                             Coming On Home Soon #

    Yolen, Jane                                          Owl Mooon
    Author                                                                             Title


    Alder, Susan                                         Meet Samantha

    Brunhoff, Laurent de                              Meet Babar and His Family

    Blume, Judy                                         Freckle Juice

    Cleary, Beverly                                      Henry and Rigsby

    Davis, Deborah                                     The Secret of the Seal

    Edwards, Michelle                                  The Talent Show

    Fleming, Candace                                  Lowji Discovers America

    Guest, Elissa Haden                               Iris and Walter

    Hayward, Carolyn                                  Snowbound with Betsy

    Hiser, Constance                                   Dog on Third Base

    Howell, James                                       Bunnicula

    Kelly, Katy                                           Lucy Rose: Here’s the Thing About Me

    King-Smith, Dick                                    Lady Lollipop (VYR)

    Kline, Suzy                                           Herbie Jones and the Class Gift     

    Kline, Suzy                                           Horrible Harry’s Secret

    Lenski, Lois                                          Strawberry Girl

    Lindgren, Astrid                                     Pippi Longstocking

    McDonald, Megan                                  Judy Moody Gets Famous (VYR)

    Herman, Gail                                        Just Like Mike

    Hornick, Laurie Miller                              The Secrets of Ms. Snickles Class

    Moss, Marissa                                       Mighty Jackie: The Strikeout Queen

    Ness, Evaline                                        Sam, Bangs and Moonshine

    Odanaka, Barbara                                 Skateboard Mom

    Raven, Margot Theis                              Circle Unbroken

    Scieszka, Jon                                        Summer Reading is Killing Me

    Van Allsburg, Chris                                 Jumanji

    Van Allsburg, Chris                                 The Widow’s Broom

    Van Riper, Guernsey                              Babe Ruth

    Viorst, Judith                                        Alexander and the… Very Bad Day

    Williams, Margery                                  The Velveteen Rabbit

    Yolen, Jane                                          Piggins



    Hello Readers                                      

    Step into Reading (Step 1)                                                                     
    My First Readers               

    Frog and Toad books

    Little Bear Books   
    Rookie Readers  
    I Can Read
    Henry and Mudge


    Adler, David                                          Cam Jansen Mystery books

    Berenstain, Jan and Stan                         Berenstain Bears books

    Giff, Patricia Reilly                                   Polk Street Kids series

    Lobel, Arnold                                         Frog and Toad books

    Mayer, Mercer                                      Just Me and My… books

    Minarik, Else                                         Little Bear Books

    Park, Barbara                                       Junie B. Jones books                   

    Preller, James                                       Jigsaw Jones books

    Rylant, Cynthia                                     Henry and Mudge books

    Sharmat, Marjorie                                 Nate the Great Books

    Van Leeuwen, Jean                               Oliver Pig books      


    Cameron, Ann                                       Julian books

    Cleary, Beverly                                      Ramona books

    Delton, Jody                                         Pee Wee Scouts

    Giff, Patricia Reilly                                   Kids of Polk Street School

    MacDonald, Betty                                  Mrs. Piggle Wiggle books

    Osborne, Mary Pope                              Magic Tree House books

    Peet, Bill                                               Various titles

    Sobol, Donald                                        Encyclopedia Brown books

    Warner, Getrude Chandler                       Boxcar Children books




Last Modified on June 16, 2015