Independent Reading, Series

Dory Fantasmagory: Dory, Dory, Black Sheep by Abby Hanlon

Grade 2

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Dory, also known as Rascal, lives in two worlds: in real life with her family and friends at home and at school, and her imaginary world that includes her best friend Mary, a friendly monster that lives under her bed. Dory has a loose tooth, and she thinks that Mrs. Gobble Gracker, her imaginary enemy is going to prevent the Tooth Fairy from coming. To find out what happens, Read Dory Fantasmagory: Dory, Dory, Black Sheep by Abby Hanlon.

Animals, Independent Reading

Ballet Cat: The Totally Secret Secret by Bob Shea

Grades K-2

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Ballet Cat and Sparkles the Pony are friends, and they are trying to decide what they want to do together one day. Sparkles suggests different activities such as making lemonade, playing checkers and doing crafts. However, none of these things is ballet, Ballet Cat’s favorite thing to do. Sparkles is sad as he starts to spin and twirl, so Ballet Cat asks what the matter is. Sparkles has a secret that Ballet Cat won’t like. Will Ballet Cat get mad at him for keeping a secret?

Fantasy, Independent Reading

Princess In Black and the Perfect Princess Party by Shannon Hale & Dean Hale

Grades 2-3

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In Princess In Black and the Perfect Princess Party by Shannon Hale & Dean Hale, it’s Princess Magnolia’s birthday and she’s so excited! She wants everything to be perfect. She makes sure that the castle is clean, decorated and ready for her party. Then, there’s a monster attack! This is a job for Princess in Black, so Magnolia dresses in her black outfit and prepares to save the day! Read all about her adventures in Princess In Black and the Perfect Princess Party by Shannon Hale & Dean Hale.

 

Independent Reading

Heidi Hecklebeck Might Be Afraid of the Dark by Wanda Coven

Grades 2-3

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Heidi Hecklebeck Might Be Afraid of the Dark by Wanda Coven is book number fifteen in the Heidi Hecklebeck series. In this book, Heidi is afraid of the dark, and has to sleep with three lights on. Then she gets invited to her friend Lucy’s house for a slumber birthday party. What will she do when the girls sleep with all the lights off? Find out in Heidi Hecklebeck Might Be Afraid of the Dark by Wanda Coven.