Lists and Suggestions for Kids

List: Grades 2-3 Honorable Mentions for Best Books 2021

Applegate, Katherine

Doggo, an older dog, is used to things a certain way. When Pupper shows up, Doggo's routine ch...

Arnold, Elana

"Introducing Starla Jean! She's full of moxie, clever as a fox, and obsessed with catchin...

Dominguez, Angela

"Stella is happy as a clam in fourth grade. She's the president of the Sea Musketeers con...

Henkes, Kevin

"On his eighth birthday, Billy Miller wishes for something exciting to happen. None of his wis...

Scieszka, Jon

So far the AstroNuts have failed to find a suitable planet, but NNASA has come up with a new plan: ...

Braddock, Paige

When he gets separated from Butter and Crackers, Peanut becomes the new target of the Pint-Sized Pa...

Harper, Charise

Boo is excited about playing in the rain, while Pepper would rather stay indoors with the Cat until...

Friddell, Claudia

"Led by twenty-five-year-old Grace Banker, thirty-two telephone operators -- affectionately ca...

Davids, Sharice

This inspiring picture book autobiography tells the remarkable story of Sharice Davids, one of the ...

Lasky, Kathryn

"Ever since Williamina Fleming was little she was curious, and her childhood fascination with ...

Mcanulty, Stacy

Meet Mars! The red planet. Planet Marvelous. Favorite sibling of Earth (or so he claims). Sometimes...

Griffith, Evan

"How did a nineteenth-century dressmaker revolutionize science? Jeanne Power was creative: she...

Paeff, Colleen

"This funny and informative picture book tells the story of Joseph Bazalgette, a 19th century ...

Soreil, Traci

"A group of Native American kids from different tribes presents twelve historical and contempo...