West Springfield Public Schools
Summer Reading List - 2014
Grades 1 - 2
We’re in big Trouble, Black Board Bear

Alexander, M.

Fly Guy (series)


Bike Lesson

Berenstain, S. & J.

The Case of …(series)

Bonsall, C.

The Runaway Bunny

Brown, M.

Arthur (series)

Brown, M.

All Tutus Should Be Pink

Brownrigg, S.

Biscuit (series)

Capucilli, A.

Follow the Water from Brook to Ocean

Dorros, A.

Are You My Mother?; Big Dog, Little Dog

Eastman, P.

It’s a Good Thing There Are Insects

Fowler, A.

The Post Office Book: Mail and How It Moves .

Gibbons, G

Happy Birthday, Ronald Morgan

Giff, P.

Wonderful Worms

Glaser, L.

Frances (series)

Hoban, R.

A Kiss for Little Bear

Hoban, T.

How People Learned to Fly

Hodgkins, F. and Kelley, T.

Sammy the Seal

Hoff, S.


Hurd, E.

Harold and the Purple Crayon

Johnson, C.

Geraldine's Big Snow

Keller, H.

The Carrot Seed

Kraus, R.

Frog and Toad (series); Mouse Soup

Lobel, A.

Making Friends

Mahy, M.

Fox (series)

Marshall, E. or J.

There's a Nightmare in My Closet; There's an Alligator Under My Bed

Mayer, M.

Why Are Pineapples Prickly? Questions Children Ask About Food

Maynard, C.

A Fly Went By

McClintock, M.


McPhail, D.

Little Bear’s Friend

Minarik, E.

From Seed to Pumpkin

Pfeffer, W.

Henry and Mudge (series)

Rylant, C.

Where the Wild Things Are

Sendak, M.

Sheep in a Jeep

Shaw, N.

Because a Little Bug Went Ka-Choo

Stone, R.

City Mouse, Country Mouse

Wallner, J.

I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly

Westcott, N.

Quick As a Cricket; The Napping House

Wood, A.

Commander Toad (series)

Yolen, J.

Harry the Dirty Dog

Zion, G.