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Nyack School District Reading Lists: Kindergarten

PDFs of packets and also Linked reading Lists

Great Books for Kindergartners


Suggested Books for Children entering Kindergarten

Read Anything Good Lately? By Allan

Used any Numbers Lately? By Allan

Hooray for Fly Guy! By Arnold

Chickerella By Auch

Pea Pod Babies By Baicker

How Many Kisses do you want Tonight? By Bajaj

Animal ABC By Baker

LMNO Peas By Baker

Extra Yarn By Barnett

Never Take a Shark to the Dentist By Barrett

Shark vs. Train By Barton

Who at all the Cookie Dough? By Beaumont

Life-Size Dinosaurs By Bergen

Alligator Alphabet By Blackstone

Dirtball Pete By Brennan

Gingerbread Friends By Brett

You Will Be My Friend By Brown

The Shape Game By Browne

Mike Mulligan By Burton

One Cool Friend By Buzzeo

If You’re Happy and You Know It By Cabrera

Kindergarten Kids! By Calmenson

One for You, One for Me By Cameron

Biscuit Visits the Big City By Capucilli

Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse By Carle

Peanut Butter and Jelly Fishes By Cleary

Diary of a Spider By Cronin

Skeleton Hiccups By Cuyler

Nighttime Ninja By DaCosta

Who Hops? By Davis

My First Book of Numbers By Deegan

Brand New Pencils, Brand-New Books By DeGroat

Llama Llama & the Bully Goat By Dewdney

Dog’s Colorful Day By Dodd

Go, Dog. Go! By Eastman

Pie in the Sky By Ehlert

Gingerbread Girl goes Animal Crackers By Ernst

Olivia Saves the Circus By Falconer

Small Bunny’s Blue Blanket By Feeney

Bark, George By Feiffer

But I wanted a Baby Brother By Feiffer

Gator Gumbo By Fleming

Three Billy Goats Gruff By Galdone

Revenge of the Dinotrux By Gall

Tornadoes By Gibbons

By Goodrich Say Hello to Zorro!

The Three Little Rigs By Gordon

Clayboy By Ginsburg

Wolf Won’t Bite By Gravett

Traction Man meets Turbo Dog By Grey

Is Your Mama a Llama? By Guarino

Baby Penguins Everywhere By Guion

My Heart is Like a Zoo By Hall

Pink Me Up! By Harper

Road Builders By Hennessy

Off to School, Baby Duck By Hest

How Rocket Learned to Read By Hills

Let’s Count By Hoban

Big Lips and Hairy Arms By Jackson

ABC: A Child’s First Alphabet By Jay

The Huey’s in the New Sweater By Jeffers

Emeralicious By Kann

Betty Bunny Loves Chocolate Cake By Kaplan

Do Unto Otters By Keller

Jack and the Giant Barbeque By Kimmel

My Truck is Stuck! By Kirk

This is not My Hat! By Klassen

Jungle Bullies By Kroll

Ugly Fish By LaReau

Bats at the Library By Lies

Hello School! By Lillegard

Frog & Toad are Friends By Lobel

Froggy Plays T-ball By London

How I Became a Pirate By Long

All Aboard the Dino Train By Lund

George and Martha By  Marshall

Big Book of Poetry By Martin

Chicka Chicka 123 By Martin

The Baby Bee Bee Bird By Massie

The Monster Returns By McCarty

Make Way for Ducklings By McCloskey

Countdown to Kindergarten By McGhee

If Rocks Could Sing By McGuirk

I’m Dirty!! By McMullan

Monkey with a Toolbelt By Monroe

Peeny Butter Fudge By Morrison

We Share Everything By Munsch

Monster Musical Chairs By Murphy

City Dog, Country Frog By Muth

Please Do Feed the Bears By Naylor

The Cloud Police By Nieman

If You Give a Dog a Donut By Numeroff

Squid & Octopus Friends for Always By Nyeu

Fancy Nancy By O’Connor

Here Comes Mother Goose By Opie

Goldilocks and the Three Hares By Palatini

How To Teach a Slug to Read By Pearson

The Kissing Hand By Penn

The Rainbow Fish By Pfister

School Picture Day By Plourde

Reading Makes You Feel Good By Parr

Kindergarten Diary By Portis

Curious George By Rey

Creepy Carrots By Reynolds

The 12 Days of Kindergarten By Rose

Chopsticks By Rosenthal

The Ticky-Tacky Doll By Rylant

One is a Snail, Ten is a Crab By Sayre

Where Do Diggers Sleep at Night? By Sayres

Annabelle Swift, Kindergartner By Schwartz

Zoom Boom Bully By Scieszka

The Sneetches & Other Stories By Seuss

David Goes to School By Shannon

I’m the Biggest Thing in the Ocean By Sherry

Look Both Ways By Shore

Daisy and the Egg By Simmons

Wild About Books By Sierra

Robot Zombie Frankenstein By Simon

Miss Bindergarten gets ready for Kindergarten By Slate

Caps for Sale By Slobodkina

He Came with the Couch By Slomin

B is for Bulldozer By Sobel

Shiver Me Letters By Sobol

Baseball from A to Z By Spradlin

The Donut Chef By Staake

Interrupting Chicken By Stein

Minerva Louise and the Red Truck By Stoeke

The Little Red Hen Makes a Pizza By Sturges

This is the House that Jack Built By Taback

It’s all about Me-ow! By Talbott

How I Spent My Summer Vacation By Teague

The Librarian from the Black Lagoon By Thaler

Press Here By Tullet

Lizette’s Green Sock By Valckx

Is Your Buffalo Ready for Kindergarten? By Vernick

It’s Quacking Time By Waddell

The Kindness Quilt By Wallace

Scaredy Squirrel goes Camping By Watt

My Kindergarten By Wells

Yoko Writes her Name By Wells

Wait! No Paint By Whatley

Dino-Football By Wheeler

Tom goes to Kindergarten By Wild

Goldilocks and the 3 Dinosaurs By Willems

A Chair for Always By Williams

Tucker’s Four-Carrot School Day By Winget

Dog Loves Books By Yates

How Do Dinosaurs Go to School? By Yolen

Our Tree Named Steve By Zweibel