Grade 2 Summer 2014 Reading List

8 Class Pets + 1 Squirrel [Divided By] 1 Dog = Chaos Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780823423644
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Published: Holiday House - October 2011

Twitch, the school yard squirrel, has really gotten himself into a bind this time. While trying to escape from a hungry owl, he roused the principal's dog and got chased into the school. Now he's locked in for a dangerous and disastrous night. Can Green Eggs and Hamster, Sweetie the library rat, and the other school pets save Twitch from the crazed dog, Cuddles?


A Butterfly Is Patient Cover Image
By Dianna Hutts Aston, Sylvia Long (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780811864794
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Published: Chronicle Books (CA) - May 18th, 2011

The creators of the award-winning An Egg Is Quiet and A Seed Is Sleepy have teamed up again to create this gorgeous and informative introduction to the world of butterflies.


Benny and Penny in the Big No-No! Cover Image
By Geoffrey Hayes, Geoffrey Hayes (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781935179351
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Published: Toon Books - March 11th, 2014

Benny and his sister Penny know it's wrong to sneak into someone else's backyard but their mysterious new neighbor--or is it a monster?--may be a thief. They go snooping and discover a lot about themselves and...a new friend.


Chicken Big Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780811872379
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Published: Chronicle Books (CA) - August 18th, 2010

On a teeny little farm, in an itty-bitty coop, a very small hen laid a big, giant egg. And out of this egg came one big, humongous . . . something. "It's big " clucked the little rooster. "It's enormous " clucked the small chicken. "It's anelephant " peeped the smallest chicken. "Run for your lives " they cried.


Chloe and the Lion Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Adam Rex (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781423113348
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Published: Hyperion Books - April 3rd, 2012

Meet Chloe: Every week, she collects loose change so she can buy tickets to ride the merry-go-round. But one fateful day, she gets lost in the woods on her way home, and a large dragon leaps out from-"Wait It's supposed to be a lion," says Mac Barnett, the author of this book. But Adam Rex, the illustrator, thinks a dragon would be so much cooler (don't you agree?).


Fly Guy Presents: Space (Scholastic Reader, Level 2) Cover Image
$3.99
ISBN: 9780545564922
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Published: Scholastic Reference - August 27th, 2013

During a visit to a space museum, Fly Guy and Buzz learn all about planets, space crafts, space suits, and even dirty snowballs (i.e. comets!)! With straightforward fun facts, humorous illustrations of Fly Guy and Buzz, and vivid photographs throughout, this book is sure to be a hit. Full color.


Fly Guy Presents: Dinosaurs Cover Image
$3.99
ISBN: 9780545631594
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Published: Scholastic Reference - January 7th, 2014

Fly Guy Presents: Sharks Cover Image
$3.99
ISBN: 9780545507714
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Published: Scholastic Reference - April 30th, 2013

Fly Guy is buzzzzing on over to the nonfiction genre!


Heroes of the Surf: A Rescue Story Based on True Events Cover Image
By Elisa Carbone, Nancy Carpenter (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780670063123
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Published: Viking Children's Books - May 10th, 2012

Adventure on the high seas

WHAM The Pliny jolts as if Black Beard himself has just punched her in the belly. Pedro and I slide and smack--bang--into the bulwark.

"We're grounded," cries the first mate. "We've hit a shoal "


Looking at Lincoln Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399240393
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - January 5th, 2012

Abraham Lincoln is one of the first giants of history children are introduced to, and now Maira Kalman brings him to life with her trademark style and enthusiasm. Lincoln's legacy is everywhere - there he is on your penny and five-dollar bill. And we are still the United States because Lincoln helped hold them together.


Magritte's Marvelous Hat: A Picture Book Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780547558646
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - April 17th, 2012

"Everything we see hides another thing, we always want to see what is hidden by what we see." Rene Magritte


Nursery Rhyme Comics: 50 Timeless Rhymes from 50 Celebrated Cartoonists! Cover Image
By Various Various Authors, Chris Duffy (Editor), Leonard S. Marcus (Introduction by)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781596436008
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Published: First Second - October 11th, 2011

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

First Second is very proud to present Nursery Rhyme Comics. Featuring fifty classic nursery rhymes illustrated and interpreted in comics form by fifty of today's preeminent cartoonists and illustrators, this is a groundbreaking new entry in the canon of nursery rhymes treasuries.


Minnie and Moo Go Dancing Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780789425362
Availability: Out of Print
Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - September 7th, 1998

Moo's far-fetched longing for a nice pair of thumbs leads the two bovine friends amusingly to the magic of frilly dresses, hair color, eye shadow--and dancing. Full color.


The Night of the Living Bed Cover Image
By Denys Cazet, Denys Cazet (Illustrator)
$3.99
ISBN: 9780060005054
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Published: HarperTrophy - September 7th, 2004

One of the scariest nights of the year turns into one of the funniest After racing into town on a runaway bed, Minnie and Moo and their fellow farm buddies decide to join the Halloween festivities -- performing hilarious tricks to earn their treats


Wanted Dead or Alive Cover Image
By Denys Cazet, Denys Cazet (Illustrator)
$3.99
ISBN: 9780060730123
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Published: HarperTrophy - August 28th, 2007

When Minnie and Moo are mistaken for bank robbers, will they escape the long arm of the law?


The Case of the Missing Jelly Donut Cover Image
$3.99
ISBN: 9780060730093
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Published: HarperTrophy - September 5th, 2006

Minnie's jelly donut is gone! Moo is sure it has been stolen. Can the cunning cows stop the crime wave before the donut-napper strikes again?