Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesBooks & Authors · 1 decade ago

What are the titles of some books that 2nd - 4th graders enjoy reading? ?

What are the titles of some books that 2nd - 4th graders enjoy reading?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    This is just PART of ONE list from my website below.

    Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll

    Bo The Famous Retriever, Bo and the Missing Dogs, and Bo and the Night Intruder by Lynn Shefield Simmons

    The Boxcar Children Series by Gertrude Chandler Warner - Four orphans, Henry, Violet, Jessie, and Benny take up residence in an abandoned boxcar. They manage to find work, outfit their new home, and get food. The initial story is followed by many, many more including: Surprise Island, The Yellow House Mystery, and Mystery Ranch.

    The Canada Geese Quilt by Natalie Kinsey-Warnock - The story follows 10 year old Ariel from spring through fall on the Vermont farm where she lives.

    Charlotte's Web by E. B. White

    A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson - Please share these classic poems with your children.

    Clues in the Woods, Key to the Treasure, The Mystery of Hermit Dan, The Haunted House, The Ghosts of Cougar Island, and Pirate Island Adventure by Peggy Parish

    The Courage of Sarah Noble - This is a true story of 8 year old Sarah who went with her father from Massachusetts to Connecticut in the 1700's to build a new home. She then stayed with the Indians while her father returned for the rest of the family.

    Gold Rush Winter by Claire Rudolf Murphy - A Swedish American family in the late 19th century moves from South Dakota to Alaska to join the father who is searching for gold.

    In Grandma's Attic, More Stories From Grandma's Attic, and Still More Stories From Grandma's Attic by Arleta Richardson - These are stories from the era of horse-drawn carriages, hoop skirts, and high button shoes.

    Hannah by Gloria Whelan - A blind girl in Michigan in the late 19th century doesn't go to school until someone tells her about the Braille method of reading.

    Ice Wreck by Lucille Recht Penner - This is the true story of Sir Ernest Shackleton, the crew of 27 men, and 69 sled dogs, who while aboard the Endurance on a Antarctic expedition became trapped in the ice.

    Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie by Peter Roup - This is a true story of a lighthouse in Maine. During a storm, it is very important to keep the light on and it is Abbie's job.

    Little House Series by Laura Ingalls Wilder - This list is on a separate page.

    Milly-Molly-Mandy Storybook by Joyce Lankester Brisley - These stories are set in the 1920's in England. Seven year old Millicent Margaret Amanda lives in a cottage with a thatched roof in a small town where she knows everyone. The sequel is More Milly-Molly-Mandy.

    Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry - This author wrote several stories about horses.

    Next Spring an Oriole by Gloria Whelan - In 1837, Libby, age 10, and her family moved to the Michigan frontier in a covered wagon.

    Owls in the Family by Farley Mowat

    Paul Bunyan by Steven Kellogg

    Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie

    Pinocchio by C. Collodi

    Pioneer Cat by William J. Hooks - Smuggling her cat aboard the wagon train from Missouri to Oregon turns out to be a very good thing indeed.

    The Racketty-Packetty House by Frances Hodgson Burnett

    The Railway Children by E. Nesbit

    Secret Agents Four by Donald J. Sobol - Four young boys decide to play spy.

    Sophie's Snail by Dick King-Smith

    Sophie is Lucky by Dick King-Smith

    Sophie is Seven by Dick King-Smith

    The Story of the Treasure Seekers by E. Nesbit

    Stuart Little by E. B. White

    A Taste for Blackberries by Doris Buchanan Smith - This is a story about best friends. Just how well do we know our best friends?

    The True Story of Balto - This is the story of the delivery of needed medicine into Nome, Alaska via a relay of dogsleds. Balto was the lead dog in the last team which had to run the last two sections of the relay.

    The Ugly Duckling retold by Lorinda Bryan Cauley

    The Velveteen Rabbit by Marjery Williams

    Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne

    Homer Price by Robert McCloskey

    The Case of the Golden Key and others by James Preller

    Encyclopedia Brown Series by Donald J. Sobol

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