Lincoln Elementary School-River Forest Reading Recommendations

Lincoln Elementary School

Select your books from of our Kindergarten-4th Grade Recommended Reads Books.



Great Read for Kindergarteners & 1st Graders


 

Tiny T. Rex and the Very Dark Dark: (Read-Aloud Family Books, Dinosaurs Kids Book About Fear of Darkness) Cover Image
By Jonathan Stutzman, Jay Fleck (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781452170343
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 3rd, 2020

Speak Up, Molly Lou Melon Cover Image
By Patty Lovell, David Catrow (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399260025
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 8th, 2020

Also an Octopus Cover Image
By Maggie Tokuda-Hall, Benji Davies (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781536215915
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Published: Candlewick - September 8th, 2020

Sofia Valdez, Future Prez (The Questioneers) Cover Image
By Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419737046
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - November 5th, 2019

How to Read to a Grandma or Grandpa (How To Series) Cover Image
By Jean Reagan, Lee Wildish (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524701932
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - July 7th, 2020

Roy Digs Dirt (David Books) Cover Image
By David Shannon, David Shannon (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338251012
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Published: The Blue Sky Press - April 7th, 2020

If I Built a Car Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780142408254
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Published: Puffin Books - June 14th, 2007

What We'll Build: Plans For Our Together Future Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593206751
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Published: Philomel Books - October 6th, 2020

Pete the Cat’s Groovy Guide to Kindness Cover Image
By James Dean, James Dean (Illustrator), Kimberly Dean
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062974020
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Published: HarperCollins - March 31st, 2020

Astronaut Annie Cover Image
By Suzanne Slade, Nicole Tadgell (Illustrator)
$9.95
ISBN: 9780884485742
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - September 8th, 2020

Be You!  Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338572315
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Published: Orchard Books - March 3rd, 2020

Rescuing Mrs. Birdley Cover Image
By Aaron Reynolds, Emma Reynolds (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534427044
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - June 30th, 2020

Chester's Masterpiece Cover Image
By Mélanie Watt, Mélanie Watt (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781554533541
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Published: Kids Can Press - September 1st, 2020

Ivan: A Gorilla's True Story Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780358417460
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Published: Clarion Books - June 23rd, 2020

One Girl Cover Image
By Andrea Beaty, Dow Phumiruk (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419719059
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - October 6th, 2020

Unicorns Are the Worst! Cover Image
By Alex Willan, Alex Willan (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534453838
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 29th, 2020

If I Built a House Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781984814845
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Published: Puffin Books - August 13th, 2019

The Bad Seed Cover Image
By Jory John, Pete Oswald (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062467768
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Published: HarperCollins - August 29th, 2017

The Couch Potato Cover Image
By Jory John, Pete Oswald (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062954534
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Published: HarperCollins - November 3rd, 2020

The Pigeon HAS to Go to School! Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781368046459
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Published: Hyperion Books for Children - July 2nd, 2019

One of These Is Not Like the Others Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823445608
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Published: Neal Porter Books - March 3rd, 2020

On Account of the Gum Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452181547
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 6th, 2020

We Will Rock Our Classmates (Penelope #2) Cover Image
By Ryan T. Higgins, Ryan T. Higgins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368059596
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - July 21st, 2020

Pete the Cat: Crayons Rock! Cover Image
By James Dean, James Dean (Illustrator), Kimberly Dean
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062868558
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Published: HarperCollins - September 1st, 2020

Creepy Pair of Underwear! Cover Image
By Aaron Reynolds, Peter Brown (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781442402980
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - August 15th, 2017

I Am Every Good Thing Cover Image
By Derrick Barnes, Gordon C. James (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525518778
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - September 1st, 2020

I Am One: A Book of Action (I Am Books) Cover Image
By Susan Verde, Peter H. Reynolds (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419742385
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

The Kindness Book Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316423816
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 1st, 2019

Little Fox and the Wild Imagination Cover Image
By Jorma Taccone, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250212504
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 8th, 2020

Great Reads for 2nd Graders


13th Street #1: Battle of the Bad-Breath Bats (HarperChapters) Cover Image
By David Bowles, Shane Clester (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780062947796
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Published: HarperCollins - July 7th, 2020

Pug Blasts Off: A Branches Book (Diary of a Pug #1) Cover Image
By Kyla May, Kyla May (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338530032
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - October 1st, 2019

Ada Twist and the Perilous Pants: The Questioneers Book #2 Cover Image
By Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781419734229
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Published: Amulet Books - April 16th, 2019

Stink and the Hairy, Scary Spider Cover Image
By Megan McDonald, Peter H. Reynolds (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781536209204
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Published: Candlewick - September 8th, 2020

Bad Kitty: Kitten Trouble Cover Image
By Nick Bruel, Nick Bruel (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781250233288
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Published: Square Fish - December 31st, 2019

The Princess in Black and the Bathtime Battle Cover Image
By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, LeUyen Pham (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781536215755
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Published: Candlewick - September 8th, 2020

The Conundrum of the Crooked Crayon: Solving Mysteries Through Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math Cover Image
By Ken Bowser, Ken Bowser (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781634409346
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Published: Red Chair Press - August 1st, 2020

Mercy Watson Thinks Like a Pig Cover Image
By Kate DiCamillo, Chris Van Dusen (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780763652319
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Published: Candlewick - February 8th, 2011

Heidi Heckelbeck for Class President Cover Image
By Wanda Coven, Priscilla Burris (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781534461307
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Published: Little Simon - August 25th, 2020

The Great Bunk Bed Battle: An Acorn Book (Fox Tails #1) Cover Image
By Tina Kügler, Tina Kügler (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338561678
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - September 1st, 2020

Mia Mayhem Steals the Show! Cover Image
By Kara West, Leeza Hernandez (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781534467231
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Published: Little Simon - July 14th, 2020

Cat Kid Comic Club: From the Creator of Dog Man Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator), Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338712766
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Published: Graphix - December 1st, 2020

Shadow in the Woods and Other Scary Stories: An Acorn Book (Mister Shivers #2) Cover Image
By Max Brallier, Letizia Rubegni (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338615418
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - July 7th, 2020

Trouble at Table 5 #1: The Candy Caper (HarperChapters) Cover Image
By Tom Watson, Marta Kissi (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780062953407
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Published: HarperCollins - February 25th, 2020

Late Lunch with Llamas (Magic Tree House (R) #34) Cover Image
By Mary Pope Osborne, AG Ford (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9780525648406
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - July 7th, 2020

Agent Moose Cover Image
By Mo O'Hara, Jess Bradley (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250222213
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - August 4th, 2020

Big Nate: The Gerbil Ate My Homework Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781524860653
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - September 1st, 2020

The Bad Guys in the Baddest Day Ever (The Bad Guys #10) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338305845
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - December 26th, 2019

Marvel Black Panther Rules!: Discover what it takes to be a Super Hero Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781465491596
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Published: DK Children - June 30th, 2020

I am Anne Frank (Ordinary People Change the World) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780525555940
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Published: Dial Books - October 13th, 2020

I am Benjamin Franklin (Ordinary People Change the World) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780525555919
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Published: Dial Books - October 13th, 2020

Action Presidents #1: George Washington! Cover Image
By Fred Van Lente, Ryan Dunlavey (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062891174
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Published: HarperAlley - June 2nd, 2020

Great Reads for 3rd & 4th Graders


Pages & Co.: The Bookwanderers Cover Image
By Anna James, Paola Escobar (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781984837141
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Published: Puffin Books - February 25th, 2020

Lily to the Rescue (Lily to the Rescue! #1) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9781250234353
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Published: Starscape - March 17th, 2020

Klawde: Evil Alien Warlord Cat #1 Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780593225233
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Published: Penguin Workshop - July 7th, 2020

The Great Treehouse War Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780147516718
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Published: Puffin Books - May 1st, 2018

Code Word Courage (Dogs of World War II) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780545840767
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - April 7th, 2020

The Unteachables Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062563903
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Published: Balzer + Bray - December 30th, 2019

Upside-Down Magic (Upside-Down Magic #1) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780545800464
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - August 30th, 2016

Mr. Lemoncello and the Titanium Ticket (Mr. Lemoncello's Library) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780525647744
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - August 25th, 2020

Restart Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781338053807
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Published: Scholastic Press - March 27th, 2018

The Bookshop Girl Cover Image
By Sylvia Bishop, Poly Bernatene (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781682631997
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Published: Peachtree Publishing Company - August 1st, 2020

Iggy Is Better Than Ever Cover Image
By Annie Barrows, Sam Ricks (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781984813336
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 6th, 2020

Jaclyn Hyde Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062671462
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Published: HarperCollins - July 14th, 2020

Stick Dog Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062264350
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Published: HarperCollins - May 12th, 2020

The Wild Robot Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780316382007
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2020

The One and Only Bob Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062991317
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Published: HarperCollins - May 5th, 2020

Three Keys (A Front Desk Novel) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338591385
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Published: Scholastic Press - September 15th, 2020

The Incredibly Dead Pets of Rex Dexter Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781368051835
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 28th, 2020

The Magic Eraser #1 (Locker 37 #1) Cover Image
By Aaron Starmer, Courtney La Forest (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593222850
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Published: Penguin Workshop - July 7th, 2020

I Survived The California Wildfires, 2018 (I Survived #20) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9781338317442
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - September 1st, 2020

Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky (A Tristan Strong Novel, Book 1) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781368042413
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Published: Rick Riordan Presents - September 22nd, 2020

Cape (The League of Secret Heroes #1) Cover Image
By Kate Hannigan, Patrick Spaziante (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781534439122
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Published: Aladdin - May 5th, 2020

The Adventures of a Girl Called Bicycle Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780823445738
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Published: Margaret Ferguson Books - April 7th, 2020