Multcolib Kids Picks: K-1st Grade--Books for the Beginning Reader

Sleeping Ugly
Sleeping Ugly By Yolen, Jane Book - 1997 jE Reader YOLEN Available in some locations

Annotation:When beautiful Princess Miserella, Plain Jane, and a fairy fall under a sleeping spell, a prince undoes the spell in a surprising way.

Abracadabra! Magic With Mouse and Mole
Abracadabra! Magic With Mouse and Mole By Yee, Wong Herbert Book - 2007 jE Reader YEE Available in some locations

Annotation:Mole is crazy about magic until he takes his friend Mouse to a show that turns out to be all tricks, but then Mouse conjures up a special night program to show him the enchantment found in nature.

Pigs Make Me Sneeze!
Pigs Make Me Sneeze! An Elephant & Piggie Book By Willems, Mo Book - 2009 jE Reader WILLEMS 2009 Available in some locations

Annotation:Gerald believes he is allergic to his best friend! Will he have to stay away from Piggie forever?

Dig Dig Digging
Dig Dig Digging By Mayo, Margaret Book - 2006 jbb Available in some locations

Annotation:Simple rhymes introduce various large vehicles, such as dump trucks, fire engines, and tractors, and describe the work that they do.

Dancing Dinos
Dancing Dinos By Lucas, Sally Book - 1998 jE Beginning Reader LUCAS Available in some locations

Annotation:The dancing dinosaurs come out of their book and have fun cavorting on the beach.

Mud Tacos
Mud Tacos By Lopez, Mario Book - 2009 jE LOPEZ 2009 Available in some locations

Annotation:Mario and his younger sister make tacos out of mud and other things they find in their Nana's backyard.

Cloudy Day Sunny Day
Cloudy Day Sunny Day By Crews, Donald Book - 1999 jE Beginning Reader CREWS Available in some locations

Annotation:Whether the day is cloudy or sunny, it provides lots of opportunities for fun and entertainment.

Rip's Secret Spot
Rip's Secret Spot By Butler, Kristi T. Book - 2003 jE Beginning Reader BUTLER 2003 Available in some locations

Annotation:When Pat, Mom, and Dad mysteriously lose some of their things, the family dog helps find them.

Fly Guy Meets Fly Girl!
Fly Guy Meets Fly Girl! By Arnold, Tedd Book - 2010 jE Reader ARNOLD 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:When Fly Guy meets Fly Girl, he is amazed and smitten.

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These titles are examples of introductory books for kids who are starting to learn to read.