Kindergarten Reading List

Reading suggestions for Kindergartners from the Weber County Library

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Little Dog Lost: The True Story of a Brave Dog Named Baltic
Artist/Author/Cast:
Carnesi, Monica (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Carnesi
Description:

A dog is rescued after days afloat on a sheet of ice in the Baltic Sea.

Make Way For Ducklings
Artist/Author/Cast:
McCloskey, Robert (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP McCloskey
Description:

Tells the story of what happens when Mama duck takes her brood from the river to the public gardens.

Mine's the Best
Artist/Author/Cast:
Bonsall, Crosby N. (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JER Bonsall
Description:

Two little boys meet at the beach, each sure that his balloon is better.

Mummies
Artist/Author/Cast:
Milton, Joyce; Swan, Susan (Illustrator)
Call Number:
J932 M6625m 1996
Description:

Explains the Egyptian pharaohs' beliefs about life after death, details the technique of mummification, and describes pyramids as burial places.

My First Day
Artist/Author/Cast:
Jenkins, Steve (Author, Illustrator); Page, Robin
Call Number:
J591.392 J5255m 2013
Description:

Explore some of the fascinating things that animals do on their first day.

My Lucky Day
Artist/Author/Cast:
Kasza, Keiko
Call Number:
JP Kasza
Description:

A hungry fox is sure that it's his lucky day when a delectable-looking pig knocks on his door by mistake.

My Visit to the Dinosaurs
Artist/Author/Cast:
Aliki (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
J567.91 A4115my 1985
Description:

A visit to a museum of natural history provides a little boy with an introduction to the habits, characteristics, and habitats of fourteen kinds of dinosaurs.

Oink?
Artist/Author/Cast:
Palatini, Margie; Cole, Henry (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Palatini
Description:

Two lazy pigs happily watch the other animals work.

Once Upon a Dragon
Artist/Author/Cast:
Gourbault, Martine (Illustrator); Pendziwol, Jean E.; Pendziwol, Jean
Call Number:
JP Pendziwol
Description:

When a little girl and her dragon friend stumble into a fairy tale world, it is up to the little girl to keep her companion out of harm's way when they meet up with the hungry wolf of "Little Red Riding Hood," Snow White's evil stepmother, and other unseemly characters.

Pete's a Pizza
Artist/Author/Cast:
Steig, William (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Steig
Description:

What do you do when Pete's in a bad mood? Turn him into a pizza, of course.

Puppy Mudge Loves His Blanket
Artist/Author/Cast:
Rylant, Cynthia; Mones, Isidre (Illustrator); Stevenson, Suçie (Other Primary Creator)
Call Number:
JER Rylant
Description:

Henry and his puppy, Mudge, search to find Mudge's missing favorite blanket.

Reading Makes You Feel Good
Artist/Author/Cast:
Parr, Todd
Call Number:
JP Parr
Description:

This book celebrates the joy of reading, and demonstrates how there are many things to read almost everywhere one looks!

Round is a Tortilla
Artist/Author/Cast:
Thong, Roseanne Greenfield; Parra, John (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Thong
Description:

A little girl discovers things that are round, square, and rectangular in her Hispanic American neighborhood.

Senses on the Farm
Artist/Author/Cast:
Rotner, Shelley
Call Number:
J612.8 R8465s 2009
Description:

See, hear, taste, smell, and touch your way through a season on a working farm.

Sid's Surprise
Artist/Author/Cast:
Carter, Candace; Kim, Joung Un (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JER Carter
Description:

Sid the snake thinks he's sick and doesn't want to play with his friends.

Step Gently Out
Artist/Author/Cast:
Frost, Helen; Lieder, Rick (Photographer)
Call Number:
JP Frost
Description:

Close-up photos and lightly-rhymed declarative verse capture a bug's-eye view of nature and encouarge children to experience the world outside their doors with care and openness. Includes insect facts.

Strega Nona
Artist/Author/Cast:
dePaola, Tomie (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
J398.20945 D4192s 1975b
Description:

When Strega Nona leaves him alone with her magic pasta pot, Big Anthony is determined to show the townspeople how it works.

Superhero ABC
Artist/Author/Cast:
McLeod, Bob (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP McLeod
Description:

Zany and armed with the most unusual powers, a group of superheroes are out to save the world, one letter at a time.

Swing Otto Swing!
Artist/Author/Cast:
Milgrim, David (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JER Milgrim
Description:

When Otto the robot has trouble learning to swing, he decides to make his own swing set.

Tiny Goes Camping
Artist/Author/Cast:
Meister, Cari; Davis, Rich (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JER Meister
Description:

Tiny and his owner are having fun camping until they discover that Tiny doesn't fit in their tent.

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