“2nd Grade” in kids-books

“2nd Grade”

Frog and Toad Together

by: Arnold Lobel

Five further adventures of two best friends as they share cookies, plant a garden, and test their bravery.

Make way for Ducklings

by: Robert McCloskey

Mr. and Mrs. Mallard proudly return to their home in the Boston Public Garden with their eight offspring.

Duck for President

by: Doreen Cronin

When Duck gets tired of working for Farmer Brown, his political ambition eventually leads to his being elected President.

Dude, Where's my Spaceship?

by: Dan Greenburg

When their spaceship crash lands on Earth, Ploo is captured by the Army and taken to the mysterious Area 51. While her brothers, Lek and Klatu, try to rescue her, Ploo uses her ESP to make a new friend.

Nim's Island

by: Wendy Orr

Gr. 3-6. Nim loves her island home and the animals she shares it with even while her scientist father is away doing research, but trouble is on the way and a new e-mail friend could be the only one who can help.


by: Andrew Clements

A haiku poem about a loveable dog.

A Fine, Fine School

by: Sharon Creech

Ages 5-8. When a principal loves his school so much that he wants the children to attend classes every day of the year, it's up to his students to show him free time is a good thing, too.

Dinosaurs Before Dark

by: Mary Pope Osborne

Gr. 1-2. Eight-year-old Jack and his younger sister Annie find a magic treehouse, which whisks them back to an ancient time zone where they see live dinosaurs.

Horrible Harry in Room 2B

by: Suzy Kline

Doug discovers that though being Harry's best friend in Miss Mackle's second grade class isn't always easy, as Harry likes to do horrible things, it is often a lot of fun.

Freckle Juice

by: Judy Blume

Andrew, who wants freckles so badly he buys Sharon's secret recipe, drinks the resulting concoction and manages to get temporary freckles, but then has doubts about the whole enterprise.

Arthur Goes to Camp

by: Marc Brown

Arthur is not looking forward to Camp Meadowcroak, and when mysterious things start happening there, he decides to run away.