Dragons Love Tacos

More by Adam Rubin:

Secret Pizza Party

Those Darn Squirrels!


Junie B Jones

More in the Junie Series:

Junie B, First Grader (at last!)

Junie B, First Grader: Boss of Lunch

Junie B, First Grader: Toothless Wonder

Junie B, First Grader: One-Man Band

Junie B, First Grader: Cheater Pants

Top-Secret Personal Beeswax: A Journal by Junie B (and Me!)


Apollo to the Moon

Space Emergency (Count Down to Space) by Michael D. Cole

Apollo 13 by Jim Lovell and Jeffrey Kluger


A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol: A Young Reader’s

Edition of the Classic Holiday Tale, by

Charles Dickens

Christmas Ghost Stories, by Charles


Great Expectations, by Charles Dickens

Oliver Twist, by Charles Dickens


The Cat in the Hat

Theodor Seuss Geisel wrote and illustrated 50 books in his long career.  Here is a list of the Dr. Seuss books referenced in “Seussical”:

Horton Hears a Who

Horton Hatches the Egg

Green Eggs and Ham

Oh, the Thinks You Can Think

McElligot’s Pool

The Cat in the Hat

I Had Trouble Getting to Solla Sollew

Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories



Charlotte’s Web

Students may also enjoy these animal stories by E.B. White:

Stuart Little

The Trumpet of the Swan



The Lightning Thief

More of Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson Series (Greek Mythology):

The Sea of Monsters

The Titan’s Curse

The Battle of the Labyrinth

The Last Olympian


The Kane Chronicles (Egyptian):

The Red Pyramid

The Throne of Fire

The Serpent’s Shadow


Magnus Chase (Norse):

The Sword of Summer



Harriet Tubman

Freedom Train: The Story of Harriet Tubman by DorothySterling

Harriet Tubman, Secret Agent: How Daring Slaves and Free Blacks Spied for the Union During the Civil War by Thomas B. Allen

Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom by Carole Boston Weatherford and Kadir Nelson

Who Was Harriet Tubman? by Yona Zeldis McDonough and Nancy Harrison


Huck and Tom

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

The Prince and the Pauper

Life on the Mississippi

Mark Twain and the Queens of the Mississippi, by Cheryl Harness

Who was Mark Twain?, by April Jones Prince




The Waylon series

The Stuart series

The Flat Stanley series

Pierre in Love

Meet the Dullards

Summer of the Gypsy Moths

Sparrow Girl



Nugget and Fang

More books by Tammi Sauer:

Truck, Truck, Goose!

Caring for your Lion
Your Alien Returns
Mary Had a Little Glam
Ginny Louise and the School Field Day

I Love Cake!: Starring Rabbit, Porcupine, and Moose


Your Alien

Ginny Louise and the School Showdown

The Twelve Days of Christmas in Oklahoma

Oh, Nuts!

Princess Training

Bawk and Roll

We Want Pet!

Mr. Duck Means Business

Mostly Monsterly

Chicken Dance

Cowboy Camp