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Multcolib Kids Picks: 2nd-3rd Grade--Fantastic Fiction

Stinky and Successful
Stinky and Successful The Riot Brothers Never Stop By Amato, Mary (Book - 2007 ) j AMATO Available in some locations

Annotation:The hilarious Wilbur and Orville Riot are back in their third book full of clever fun.

Fly Guy and the Frankenfly
Fly Guy and the Frankenfly By Arnold, Tedd (Book - 2013 ) jE Reader ARNOLD 2013 Available in some locations

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

Anna Hibiscus
Anna Hibiscus By Atinuke (Book - 2010 ) j ATINUKE 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:Anna Hibiscus lives in Africa, amazing Africa, with her mother, father, twin brothers, grandmother, grandfather, aunties, uncles, and cousins. Short chapters tell universal stories whether you're in Africa or America.

Rabbit and Robot
Rabbit and Robot The Sleepover By Bell, Cece (Book - 2012 ) jE Reader BELL 2012 Available in some locations

Annotation:Rabbit is excited about the sleepover he has carefully planned for his friend Robot, but Robot has some different ideas about how things should go.

Snake and Lizard
Snake and Lizard By Cowley, Joy (Book - 2008 ) j COWLEY 2008 Available in some locations

Annotation:A collection of stories about the friendship between Snake and Lizard.

Bink & Gollie
Bink & Gollie By DiCamillo, Kate (Book - 2010 ) jE Reader DICAMILLO 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:Two roller-skating best friends--one tiny, one tall--share three comical adventures involving outrageously bright socks, an impromptu trek to the Andes, and a most unlikely marvelous companion.

Halfway to Perfect
Halfway to Perfect A Dyamonde Daniel Book By Grimes, Nikki (Book - 2012 ) j GRIMES 2012 Available in some locations

Annotation:Despite what Dyamonde and Free say, Damaria worries that she is getting fat, until a classmate's problem with diabetes causes her to change her thoughts about body image.

Clara Lee and the Apple Pie Dream
Clara Lee and the Apple Pie Dream By Han, Jenny (Book - 2011 ) j HAN 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:Korean American fourth-grader Clara Lee longs to be Little Miss Apple Pie, and when her luck seems suddenly to change for the better, she overcomes her fear of public speaking and enters the competition.

Bed, Bats, & Beyond
Bed, Bats, & Beyond By Holub, Joan (Book - 2008 ) jE Reader HOLUB 2008 Available in some locations

Annotation:It's dawn and time for bats to go to bed, but Fang's brother Fink can't sleep. Soon the whole family tries different bedtime stories to lull Fink to sleep.

Zapato Power
Zapato Power Freddie Ramos Takes Off By Jules, Jacqueline (Book - 2010 ) j JULES 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:Freddie finds a mysterious package outside his apartment containing sneakers that allow him to run faster than a train, and inspire him to perform heroic deeds.

Alvin Ho Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things
Alvin Ho Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things By Look, Lenore (Book - 2008 ) j LOOK 2008 Available in some locations

Annotation:A young boy in Concord, Massachusetts, who loves superheroes and comes from a long line of brave Chinese farmer-warriors, wants to make friends, but first he must overcome his fear of everything.

Ruby Lu, Empress of Everything
Ruby Lu, Empress of Everything By Look, Lenore (Book - 2006 ) jE Reader LOOK Available in some locations

Annotation:After Ruby Lu's deaf cousin, Flying Duck, and her parents come from China to live with Ruby’s family, Ruby finds life challenging as she adjusts to her new family, tries to mend her rocky relationship with her friend Emma, and faces various adventures in summer school.

You and Me and Home Sweet Home
You and Me and Home Sweet Home By Lyon, George Ella (Book - 2009 ) jE LYON 2009 Available in some locations

Annotation:Third-grader Sharonda and her mother help volunteers from their church to build the house that will be their very own.

Stink and the Shark Sleepover
Stink and the Shark Sleepover By McDonald, Megan (Book - 2014 ) j MCDONALD 2014 Available in some locations

Annotation:When Stink's parents win an aquarium sleepover, Stink and his two friends enjoy a scavenger hunt before trying to fall asleep while worrying about the frankensquid on the loose.

Lulu and the Duck in the Park
Lulu and the Duck in the Park By McKay, Hilary (Book - 2012 ) j MCKAY 2012 Available in some locations

Annotation:A young girl who loves animals brings an abandoned duck egg to school, even though her teacher has banned her from bringing animals to school ever again.

Joe and Sparky Go to School
Joe and Sparky Go to School By Michalak, Jamie (Book - 2013 ) jE Reader MICHALAK 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:The mismatched pals accidentally latch onto a big yellow bus and leave the cageless zoo for their first trip to school.

Three Stories You Can Read to your Cat
Three Stories You Can Read to your Cat By Miller, Sara Swan (Book - 1997 ) jE Reader MILLER Available in some locations

Annotation:A cat hears three stories about a dull rainy day, a yummy bug, and a good day of destruction in the house.

The Case of the Missing Moose
The Case of the Missing Moose By Montgomery, Lewis B. (Book - 2011 ) jE Reader MONTGOMER 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:While Milo and Jazz, detectives-in-training, are at summer camps on the same lake, the mascot built by Milo's team for the color wars disappears.

Looking Like Me
Looking Like Me By Myers, Walter Dean (Book - 2009 ) jE MYERS 2009 Available in some locations

Annotation:Jeremy sets out to discover all of the different "people" that make him who he is, including brother, son, writer, and runner.

Tales for Very Picky Eaters
Tales for Very Picky Eaters By Schneider, Josh (Book - 2011 ) jE Reader SCHNEIDER 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:A father tells outlandish stories while trying to get his young son, who is a very picky eater, to eat foods he thinks he will not like.

The One and Only Stuey Lewis
The One and Only Stuey Lewis Stories From the Second Grade By Schoenberg, Jane (Book - 2011 ) jE Reader SCHOENBER 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:Stuey Lewis makes his way through second grade facing reading problems, pulling off a great Halloween caper, joining a soccer team, and more with the help of family, friends, and a special teacher.

Keena Ford and the Secret Journal Mix-up
Keena Ford and the Secret Journal Mix-up By Thomson, Melissa (Book - 2010 ) jE Reader THOMSON 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:When she accidentally leaves her journal in Tiffany's apartment, Keena is afraid that Tiffany will reveal all of her secrets.

Lulu and the Brontosaurus
Lulu and the Brontosaurus By Viorst, Judith (Book - 2010 ) j VIORST 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:Lulu's parents refuse to give in when Lulu demands a brontosaurus for her birthday and so she sets out to find her own, but while the brontosaurus she finally meets approves of pets, he does not intend to be Lulu's.

EllRay Jakes Walks the Plank!
EllRay Jakes Walks the Plank! By Warner, Sally (Book - 2012 ) j WARNER 2012 Available in some locations

Annotation:Third-grader EllRay is becoming famous for messing up, and when his little sister accidentally kills EllRay's class goldfish, and then EllRay forgets his teacher's read-aloud book at home, it only makes matters worse.

Frankie Pickle and the Mathematical Menace
Frankie Pickle and the Mathematical Menace By Wight, Eric (Book - 2011 ) j WIGHT 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:Worried that he will not pass his math quiz on Monday, Frankie cannot find any time to study over the weekend. Comic strip illustrations are interspersed throughout the text.

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Popular fiction for 2nd and 3rd graders, from funny to poignant and everything in between. Many of these titles are part of series and available in books on CD, digital audio, or ebook formats. Search by the title to find more options!


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