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Booklist for Grades 1-2

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June 26th– August 13th

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Picture Books

Alda, Arlene. Lulu's Piano Lesson

Brown, Marc.Arthur, it's only rock'n'roll 

Busse, Sarah Martin. Banjo granny 

Copeland, Misty. Firebird : ballerina Misty Copeland shows a young girl how to dance like the firebird 

Crimi, Carolyn. Rock 'n' roll Mole 

Crow, Kristyn. The middle-child blues 

Czekaj, Jef. Hip & Hop, don't stop! 

Czekaj, Jef. Yes, yes, Yaul! /

Dean, Kimberly.  Pete the cat and the cool cat boogie 

Dominguez, Angela. Sing, don't cry 

Engle, Margarita Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music 

Fern, Tracey. Buffalo music 

Formento, Alison. These rocks count

Greenfield, Eloise. PAR-TAY! : dance of the veggies (and their friends) 

Hort, Lenny. The seals on the bus 

Hurs, Carol Otis. Rocks in his head 

Johnson, Angela. Violet's music 

Karwoski, Gail Langer. Julie the rockhound 

Lies, Brian. Bats in the band 

Litchfield, David. The bear and the piano 

London, Jonathan. Froggy plays in the band 

McGowan, Jayme One bear extraordinaire 

Murguia, Bethanie Deeney. Cockatoo, too 

Myers, Walter Dean. The blues of Flats Brown 

Newman, Lesléa. Ketzel, the cat who composed 

Peoples-Riley, Daria. This is it 

Protopopescu, Orel. Thelonious Mouse 

Robinson, Fiona. What animals really like: a new song composed & conducted by Mr. Herbert Timberteeth 

Roche, Suzzy. Want to be in a band? 

Sullivan, Sarah. Passing the music down 

Thaler, Mike. The music teacher from the Black Lagoon  J PAPERBACK PIC

Winter, Jeanette. Kali's song 

Easy To Read

Long, Ethan. Dance, dance, dance! 

Marzollo Jean I am a rock 

Meister, Cari. I love rocks 

Mills, Claudia. Gus and Grandpa and the piano lesson /

Rylant, Cynthia. Mr. Putter & Tabby toot the horn 

Sharmat, Marjorie Weinman. Nate the Great and the musical note  

Willems, Mo.  Elephants cannot dance! 

Easy Chapters

Bang-Campbell, Monika. Little Rat makes music 

Brown, Marc. Arthur rocks with Binky 

Reed, Melody.  Battle of the bands 

Simon, Francesca. Horrid Henry rocks 

Stern, AJ. Rocking out! 

Trine, Greg. The Grateful Fred 


(J 398 V) The laughing river : a folktale for peace   Vega, Elizabeth Haze.

(J 552 B) Can you find these rocks? Bredeson, Carmen.

(J 552 T) Rocks & minerals  Tomecek, Steve.

(J 552 Z) Rocks and minerals  Zoehfeld, Kathleen Weidner. 

(J 599.367 R) Prairie dog song : the key to saving North America's grasslands. 
Roth, Susan L.

(J 780 A) Ah, music!  Aliki.

(J 782.42 B)Frog trouble deluxe songbook. Boynton, Sandra.

(J 782.42 K) Mosquitoes are ruining my summer! : and other silly dilly camp songs. Katz, Alan.                                                

(J 782.42 L) We shall overcome : the story of a song  Levy, Debbie. 

(J 811.54 S) Feel the beat : dance poems that zing from salsa to swing. Singer, Marilyn. 


J BIOGRAPHY Cotton. Libba : the magnificent musical life of Elizabeth Cotten by Veirs, Laura.

J BIOGRAPHY Ellington. Duke Ellington: the piano prince and his orchestra  Pinkney, Andrea Davis

J BIOGRAPHY Jackson. Mahalia Jackson : walking with kings and queens 
Nina Nolan 

J BIOGRAPHY Seeger . Stand up and sing! : Pete Seeger, folk music, and the path to justice 

J BIOGRAPHY Sinatra Frankie liked to sing