2nd Grade Reading List
Reading Suggestions for 2nd Graders from the Weber County Library
On a wintry morning in 1895, six men were ready to prove to America that the country was ready for a new mode of transportation -- something faster and more efficient than a horse and carriage.
Follows the seaside adventures of Henry, Henry's father, and Henry's big dog Mudge.
The story of Henry "Box" Brown, a slave who achieves freedom in an unusual but effective way.
A city janitor and his treasured dog have a wacky, colorful adventure.
"If you decide to go to the moon," writes Faith McNulty, "read this book first. It will tell you how to get there and what to do after you land. The most important part tells you how to get home."
While traveling west with her family in 1850, a young girl makes a patchwork quilt chronicling the experiences of the journey and reserves a special patch for her pet hen Josefina.
Senor Calavera arrives to take Grandma Beetle to the next life, but Grandma isn't ready to go.
May wants to visit her grandmother, but her family can't afford the train ticket.
Join a pack of woolly mammoths as they trek south for the winter, braving fierce storms, deadly predators, and raging rivers.
A story about the childhood of Booker T. Washington that celebrates the power of reading.
Mossy, a turtle with a garden growing on her shell, is taken from her home and new friend to become an exhibit in a museum, until the director's niece, Tory, notices how sad Mossy is and helps arrange for her to go home.
Papa Mouse tells seven bedtime stories, one for each of his little mice.