Collegiate Required Summer Reading - Rising 2nd Grade

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Rising 2nd Graders:

REQUIRED (CHOOSE ONE): 
Dodsworth in New York by  Tim Egan
Bink & Gollie by  Kate DiCamillo
Mercy Watson to the Rescue by  Kate DiCamillo
Poppleton by  Cynthia Rylant

CHOICE BOOKS:
No More Homework! No More Tests! by  Bruce Lansky
Lemonade, and Other Poems Squeezed from a Single Word by  Bob Raczka
From Seed to Plant by Gail Gibbons
Who Eats What? Food Chains and Food Webs by Patricia Lauber
Anansi and the Talking Melon by Eric A. Kimmel
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble by  William Steig
Nate the Great by Marjorie Wienman Sharmat
A to Z Mysteries: The Absent Author by Ron Roy
Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Stolen Diamonds by David A. Adler
Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl
Freckle Juice by Judy Blume
When Dinosaurs Came With Everything by Elise Broach
The Remarkable Farkle McBride by John Lithgow
Who Is Temple Grandin? by  Patricia Brennan Demuth
I Am Jackie Robinson by Brad Meltzer
I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark by Debbie Levy
Hey Wall: A Story of Art and Community by Susan Verde
Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story by Kevin Noble Maillard
The Korean Cinderella by Shirley Climo
The Librarian of Basra: A True Story from Iraq by Jeanette Winter

 

Dodsworth in New York (A Dodsworth Book) By Tim Egan Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780547248318
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Published: Clarion Books - October 19th, 2009

Bink and Gollie By Kate DiCamillo, Alison McGhee, Tony Fucile (Illustrator) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780763659547
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Published: Candlewick - April 10th, 2012

Mercy Watson to the Rescue By Kate DiCamillo, Chris Van Dusen (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kate DiCamillo, Chris Van Dusen (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780763645045
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Published: Candlewick - December 22nd, 2009

Poppleton: An Acorn Book (Poppleton #1) By Cynthia Rylant, Mark Teague (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Cynthia Rylant, Mark Teague (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9781338566673
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - September 3rd, 2019

Lemonade: and Other Poems Squeezed from a Single Word By Bob Raczka, Nancy Doniger (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bob Raczka, Nancy Doniger (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781250018946
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Published: Square Fish - March 19th, 2013

From Seed to Plant By Gail Gibbons Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780823410255
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Published: Holiday House - January 1st, 1991

Who Eats What?: A Slide-and-Learn Book By Stephanie Babin, Kiko (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Stephanie Babin, Kiko (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9782408004361
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Published: Twirl - August 7th, 2018

Anansi the Spider: A Tale from the Ashanti By Gerald McDermott, Gerald McDermott (Illustrator) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780805003116
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Published: Square Fish - March 15th, 1987

Sylvester and the Magic Pebble By William Steig, William Steig (Illustrator) Cover Image
By William Steig, William Steig (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780671662691
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Published: Aladdin - April 2nd, 1987

Nate the Great By Marjorie Weinman Sharmat, Marc Simont (Illustrator) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780440461265
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Published: Yearling - April 15th, 1977

A to Z Mysteries: The Absent Author By Ron Roy, John Steven Gurney (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ron Roy, John Steven Gurney (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780679881681
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 23rd, 1997

Cam Jansen: the Mystery of the Stolen Diamonds #1 By David A. Adler, Susanna Natti (Illustrator) Cover Image
By David A. Adler, Susanna Natti (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780142400104
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Published: Puffin Books - July 22nd, 2004

Fantastic Mr. Fox By Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780142410349
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 16th, 2007

Freckle Juice By Judy Blume, Debbie Ridpath Ohi (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Judy Blume, Debbie Ridpath Ohi (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781481411028
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 27th, 2014

When Dinosaurs Came with Everything By Elise Broach, David Small (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Elise Broach, David Small (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781534452275
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - June 11th, 2019

The Remarkable Farkle McBride By John Lithgow, C. F. Payne (Illustrator) Cover Image
By John Lithgow, C. F. Payne (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780689835414
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2003

Who Is Temple Grandin? (Who Was?) By Patricia Brennan Demuth, Who HQ, Robert Squier (Illustrator) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780451532510
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Published: Penguin Workshop - April 7th, 2020

I am Jackie Robinson (Ordinary People Change the World) By Brad Meltzer, Christopher Eliopoulos (Illustrator) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780803740860
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Published: Rocky Pond Books - January 8th, 2015

I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark By Debbie Levy, Elizabeth Baddeley (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Debbie Levy, Elizabeth Baddeley (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781481465595
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 20th, 2016

Hey, Wall: A Story of Art and Community By Susan Verde, John Parra (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Susan Verde, John Parra (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481453134
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - September 4th, 2018

Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story By Kevin Noble Maillard, Juana Martinez-Neal (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781626727465
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - October 22nd, 2019

The Korean Cinderella By Shirley Climo, Ruth Heller (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Shirley Climo, Ruth Heller (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780064433976
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Published: HarperCollins - January 18th, 1996

The Librarian of Basra: A True Story from Iraq By Jeanette Winter, Jeanette Winter (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jeanette Winter, Jeanette Winter (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780358141839
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Published: Clarion Books - September 24th, 2019