Good books for your first grader to read. 2014.

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Fly Guy #13: Fly Guy and the Frankenfly
Tedd Arnold

ER ARNOLD

Buzz has a nightmare that his best friend Fly Guy has created a gigantic Frankenfly monster.


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Biscuit in the Garden (My First I Can Read)
Alyssa Satin Capucilli

ER CAPUCILLI

Biscuit the puppy is eager to see the plants and make friends with the animals in the garden.


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Katy Duck and the Tip-Top Tap Shoes (Ready-to-Reads)
Alyssa Satin Capucilli

ER CAPUCILLI

When the new student in Katy Duck’s ballet class makes a tapping sound, the music stops and everyone looks at her feet.


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Pinch and Dash and the Terrible Couch (Pinch & Dash)
Michael J. Daley

ER DALEY

When his aunt’s couch is delivered to Pinch, he and his friend Dash try to find a way to fit it into Pinch’s cozy home.


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Fiercely and Friends: The Big Something - Library Edition
Patricia Reilly Giff

ER GIFF

When Jilli and Jim see a big red structure being built next door, they imagine all kinds of frightening things before finding out the truth.


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Bramble and Maggie: Give and Take
Jessie Haas

HORSES ER HAAS

Bramble the horse is starting life with her new person, Maggie. When Maggie wants to go for a ride, Bramble is hesitant because she feels that neither she nor Maggie should be boss all the time. There should be some give-and-take. Maggie agrees, and a carrot seals the deal.


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Come Back, Ben (I Like to Read®)
John Hassett,Ann Hassett

ER HASSETT

A balloon takes Ben on an adventure.


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Penny and Her Marble
Kevin Henkes

ER HENKES

Penny feels guilty after taking a beautiful blue marble that she sees in Mrs. Goodwin’s grass, but gets a pleasant surprise when she goes to return it the next day.


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Pinkalicious: Puptastic! (I Can Read Book 1)
Victoria Kann

ER KANN

Pinkalicious finds that her family will be dog sitting a poodle named Pinky for a week. But when Pinky arrives, the little poodle heads for a safe spot under the sofa and won’t come out.


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Twinky the Dinky Dog (Step into Reading)
Kate Klimo

ER KLIMO

The world treats Twinky like a dinky dog. The only problem is that Twinky doesn’t feel dinky. What can a little dog do to prove the age-old adage that size doesn’t matter?


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Scholastic Reader Level 2: Twin Magic #1: Lost Tooth Rescue!
Kate Ledger

ER LEDGER

Twins Lottie and Mia have special magical powers and help Anna when she loses her tooth at school.


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You Can Do It! (I Like to Read)
Betsy Lewin

ER LEWIN

Two alligators challenge each other and themselves as they compete in a race.


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Ling & Ting Share a Birthday
Grace Lin

ER LIN

Identical twins Ling and Ting celebrate their birthday by sharing gifts and making wishes.


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Pete Won't Eat (I Like to Read®)
Emily Arnold McCully

ER MCCULLY

Pete the pig does not want to eat his slop, but cannot go out to play with his brother and sisters until he does.


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See Me Dig (I Like to Read)
Paul Meisel

E MEISEL

A group of dogs that loves to dig has a fun-filled day of making mischief, in this easy-to-read story.


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Annie and Simon: The Sneeze and Other Stories
Catharine O'Neill

ER ONEILL

Recounts four adventures of Annie, her big brother Simon, and their dog Hazel as they collect horse chestnuts, visit a lake to observe and sketch wildlife, muse about the nature of dogs and cats, and deal with Simon’s sneeze.


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Robot, Go Bot! (Step into Reading Comic Reader)
Dana M. Rau

ER RAU

A young girl makes so many demands on the robot she has constructed that he runs away.


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Mr. Putter & Tabby Drop the Ball
Cynthia Rylant

ER RYLANT

Mr. Putter and his cat Tabby take time off from napping to play on the Yankee Doodle Dandies baseball team.


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Inch and Roly and the Very Small Hiding Place (Ready-to-Reads)
Melissa Wiley

ER WILEY

Roly finds Inch hiding in a hole to avoid a bird, but as she and other creatures dive into the same hole to be safe, the hiding place becomes more and more dangerous.


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A Big Guy Took My Ball! (An Elephant and Piggie Book)
Mo Willems

ER WILLEMS

Piggie is upset because a whale took the ball she found but Gerald finds a solution that pleases all of them.


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I'm a Frog! (An Elephant and Piggie Book)
Mo Willems

ER WILLEMS

Piggie introduces his reluctant friend, Gerald the elephant, to the wonderful world of pretend.


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