Kindergarten Reading List

Reading suggestions for Kindergartners from the Weber County Library

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From Maple Trees to Maple Syrup
Artist/Author/Cast:
Keller, Kristin Thoennes
Call Number:
J641.3364 T4494f 2005
Description:

An introduction to the basic concepts of food production, distribution, and consumption by tracing the production of maple syrup from maple trees to the finished product.

Good Rosie!
Artist/Author/Cast:
DiCamillo, Kate; Bliss, Harry (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP DiCamillo
Description:
Gregory, the Terrible Eater
Artist/Author/Cast:
Sharmat, Mitchell; Aruego, Jose (Illustrator); Dewey, Ariane (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Sharmat
Description:

A very picky eater, Gregory the goat refuses the usual goat diet staples of shoes and tin cans in favor of fruits, vegetables, eggs, and orange juice.

Hop On Pop
Artist/Author/Cast:
Seuss, Dr. (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JER Seuss
Description:

Pairs of rhyming words are introduced and used in simple sentences, such as "Day. Play. We play all day. Night. Fight. We fight all night."

I Want My Hat Back
Artist/Author/Cast:
Klassen, Jon (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Klassen
Description:

A bear almost gives up his search for his missing hat until he remembers something important.

I'm Growing!
Artist/Author/Cast:
Aliki (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
J612.65 A4115i
Description:

Describes human growth and how the different parts of the body change as it grows.

Jabari Jumps
Artist/Author/Cast:
Cornwall, Gaia (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Cornwall
Description:
Jamaica's Find
Artist/Author/Cast:
Havill, Juanita; O'Brien, Anne Sibley (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Havill
Description:

Jamaica finds a stuffed dog at the playground and after taking him home discovers her conscience as well.

Johnny Appleseed
Artist/Author/Cast:
Schaefer, Lola M.; Saunders-Smith, Gail (Editor)
Call Number:
J92 Appleseed 2003
Description:

An introduction to the life of John Chapman, known as Johnny Appleseed, who is famed for his distribution of apple seeds and trees across America.

Just Saving My Money
Artist/Author/Cast:
Mayer, Mercer (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JER Mayer
Description:

When Little Critter wants a new skateboard, Dad tells him that he needs to save his own money to buy it. Little Critter tries his very best, but soon finds that saving enough for what he wants isn't so easy.

Leaf Man
Artist/Author/Cast:
Ehlert, Lois
Call Number:
JP Ehlert
Description:
A man made of leaves blows away, traveling wherever the wind may take him.
Lemons Are Not Red
Artist/Author/Cast:
Seeger, Laura Vaccaro (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
J535.6 S4517L 2004
Description:
Explores different colors by allowing readers to change an object or animal's color from unusual to common by turning the die-cut pages.
Lena's Shoes Are Nervous: A First-Day-Of-School Dilemma
Artist/Author/Cast:
Calabrese, Keith; Medina, Juana (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Calabrese
Description:
Let's Be Friends
Artist/Author/Cast:
Miller, Amanda
Call Number:
J158.25 M6472L 2010
Description:

Learn what it means to be a friend.

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.

Mommy's Khimar
Artist/Author/Cast:
Thompkins-Bigelow, Jamilah; Glenn, Ebony (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Thompkins-Bigelow
Description:
Mushroom in the Rain
Artist/Author/Cast:
Ginsburg, Mirra; Aruego, Jose (Illustrator); Dewey, Ariane (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Ginsburg
Description:
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.

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