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Nyack School District Reading Lists: Kindergarten

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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

LMNO Peas By Baker

Sam & Dave Dig Hole By Barnett

Triangle! By Barrett

Shark vs. Train By Barton

Who at all the Cookie Dough? By Beaumont

Two Tough Crocs By Bedford

Life-Size Dinosaurs By Bergen

Alligator Alphabet By Blackstone

Peanut Butter & Cupcake By Border

Dirtball Pete By Brennan

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 : riddles, rebuses, wiggles, giggles, and more! By Calmenson

Biscuit Visits the Big City By Capucilli

The Nonsense Book By Carle

Ninja By Chung

Peanut Butter and Jelly Fishes By Cleary

Diary of a Worm By Cronin

Nighttime Ninja By DaCosta

Who Hops? By Davis

Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors By Daywalt

La Pena Last Stop on Market Street By De

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

Everyone Loves Cupcake! By DuPucchio

Okay, Andy! By Eaton

Go, Dog. Go! By Eastman

Rain Fish By Ehlert

Olivia Saves the Circus By Falconer

Small Bunny’s Blue Blanket By Feeney

But I wanted a Baby Brother By Feiffer

Gator Gumbo By Fleming

Fire Trucks By Floca

Three Billy Goats Gruff By Galdone

Nano-Bots By Gall

I See a Pattern Here By Goldstone

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

Wonderfall By Hall

Road Builders By Hennessy

Off to School, Baby Duck By Hest

How Rocket Learned to Read By Hills

Let’s Count By Hoban

ABC: A Child’s First Alphabet By Jay

The Huey’s in the New Sweater By Jeffers

Quit Calling Me a Monster! By John

You are (not) Small By Kang

Aqualicious By Kann

Betty Bunny wants a Goal By Kaplan

Do Unto Otters By Keller

Three Pig Sisters By Kim

Jack and the Giant Barbeque By Kimmel

My Truck is Stuck! By Kirk

We Found Hat! By Klassen

Jungle Bullies By Kroll

Ugly Fish By LaReau

Bats at the Library By Lies

Have you seen my Dragon? By Light

Hello School! By Lillegard

Frog & Toad are Friends By Lobel

Froggy Plays T-ball By London

How I Became a Pirate By Long

Hot Rod Hamster By Lord

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

Finding Winnie! By Mattick

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

Monster Musical Chairs By Murphy

The Cloud Police By Nieman

The Book with no Pictures By Novack

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

It’s Okay to Make Mistakes By Parr

How to Eat an Airplane By Pearson

The Kissing Hand By Penn

Reading Makes You Feel Good By Parr

Kindergarten Diary By Portis

School’s First Day of School By Rex

Curious George By Rey

Creepy Carrots By Reynolds

Steam Train, Dream Train By Rinker

The 12 Days of Kindergarten By Rose

The Ticky-Tacky Doll By Rylant

The Adventures of Beekle By Santat

Bear Ate your Sandwich By Sarcone

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

Kid Sheriff & the Terrible Toads By Shea

I’m the Biggest Thing in the Ocean By Sherry

Look Both Ways By Shore

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

They All Saw a Cat By Wenzel

Dino-Skateboarding By Wheeler

Tom goes to Kindergarten By Wild

Nanette’s Baguette 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