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Suggested Reading For Over The Summer!

Freehold Borough Suggested Summer Reading List
(All Books Are Available At The Freehold Borough Public Library)
PreK Going Into Kindergarten:
The Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carl
Very Busy Spider by Eric Carl
Snow Sounds by David A. Johnson
Bean Thirteen by Matthew McElligott
My Very First Mother Goose by Iona Opie
The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn
The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper
Smash!  Crash by Jon Scieszka
Turkeys Together by Carol Wallace
The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse : an Aesop fable by Helen Ward
Biscuit (series) by Alyssa Satin Capucilli
Sam (series) by Mary Labatt
Frog and Toad (series) by Arnold Lobel
Kindergarten Going To First Grade Summer Book List                
(All Books Are Available At The Freehold Borough Public Library)
The Mitten:  A Ukrainian Folktale by Jan Brett
Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes
Danny and the Dinosaur by Syd Hoff
The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats
Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock by Eric Kimmel
Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey
My Friend Rabbit by Eric Rohmann
Duck!  Rabbit!  By Amy Krouse Rosenthal
One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish by Dr. Seuss
Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten by Joseph Slate
A Sick Day for Amos McGee by Philip C. Stead
Tops and Bottoms by Janet Stevens
Yoko by Rosemary Wells
Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!  By Mo Willems
Knuffle Bunny by Mo Willems
 1st Grade Going To 2nd Grade Summer Book List
(All Books Are Available At The Freehold Borough Public Library)
Young Cam Jansen and the Dinosaur Game by David A. Adler
Stellaluna by Janell Cannon
Hooway for Wodney Wat by Helen Lester
Little Bear by Else Holmelund Minarik
Grandfather’s Journey by Allen Say
Hop on Pop by Dr. Seuss
Bad Kitty by Nick Bruel
Days with Frog and Toad by Arnold Lobel
Henry and Mudge Series by Cynthia Rylant
Fancy Nancy by Jane O’Connor
Amelia Bedelia Books by Peggy/Herman Parish
Click, Clack, Moo:  Cows That Type by Doreen Cronn
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff
Bats at the Beach by Brian Lies
A House for Hermit Crab by Eric Carl
 2nd Grade Going To 3rd Grade Summer Book List
(All Books Are Available At The Freehold Borough Public Library)
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs by Judi Barrett
Wolf!  By Becky Bloom
Aunt Eater Loves a Mystery by Doug Cushman
Owen Foote, Soccer Star by Stephanie Green
Miss Daisy Is Crazy! (My Weird School Stories) by Dan Gutman
Stink:  The Incredible Shrinking Kid by Megan McDonald
The High Rise Private Eyes:  The Case of the Missing Monkey by Cynthia Rylant
Dear Mrs. LaRue by Mark Teague
Lulu and the Brontosaurus by Judith Viorst
Cam Jansen Series by David Adler
Horrible Harry Series by Suzy Kline
Judy Moody Series by Megan McDonald
Magic Tree House Series by Mary Pope Osborne
Junie B. Jones Series by Barbara Park
 3rd Grade Going To 4thGrade Summer Book List
(All Books Are Available At The Freehold Borough Public Library)
Muggie Maggie by Beverly Clearly
Jake Drake, Class Clown by Andrew Clements
Annie Pitts, Burger Kid by Diane DeGroat
How I Became a Pirate by Melinda Long
A Pizza the Size of the Sun:  poems by Jack Prelutsky
Martin’s Big Words:  the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Doreen Rappaport
Sideways Stories from Wayside School by Louis Sachar
The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka
A Bad Case of the Stripes by David Shannon
Doctor De Soto by William Steig
Charlott’s Web by E.B. White
Animal Ark Series by Ben Baglio
Captain Underpants by Dav Pilkey
Rainbow Magic Series by Daisy Meadows
A Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket
4th Grade Going To 5th Grade Summer Book List
(All Books Are Available At The Freehold Borough Public Library)
Superfudge by Judy Blume
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume
Lunch Money by Andrew Clements
Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins
Gossamer by Lois Lowry
The Borrowers by Mary Norton
The Hoboken Chicken Emergency by Daniel Pinkwater
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
Knucklehead by John Scieszka
So You Want to Be President by Judith St. George
The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Library Lil by Suzanne Williams
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series by Jeff Kinney
The Babysitter’s Club by Ann M. Martin
Encyclopedia Brown Series by Donald Sobol