Booklists

Kindergarten Books

Countdown to Kindergarten

By: Alison McGhee

ISBN: 9780152025168

Ten days before the start of kindergarten, a preschooler can not tie her shoes by herself and fears the worst.

Curious George’s First Day of School

By: Margret & H.A. Rey’s

ISBN: 9780618605637

When Curious George attends the first day of school as a special helper, he winds up creating a big mess.

First Day Jitters

By: Julie Danneberg

ISBN: 9781580890540

Sarah is afraid to start at a new school, but both she and the reader are in for a surprise when she gets to her class.

Is your Buffalo ready for Kindergarten?

By: Audrey Vernick

ISBN: 9780061762758

Although kindergarten provides unique challenges for a young buffalo, one who follows the rules and tries his best will get along fine.

Kindergarten, Here I Come!

By: D.J Steinberg

ISBN: 9780448456249

"Follows a child through kindergarten, from checking off a list of supplies for the first day through saying goodbye to the teacher on the last one." --MEL

Kindergarten Rocks!

By: Katie Davis

ISBN: 9780152049324

Dexter knows everything there is to know about kindergarten and is not at all scared about his first day there, but his stuffed dog, Rufus, is very nervous.

Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten

By: Joseph Slate

ISBN: 9780525454465

Introduces the letters of the alphabet as Miss Bindergarten and her students get ready for kindergarten.

The Night Before Kindergarten

By: Natasha Wing

ISBN: 9780613925891

In the narrative tradition of "The Night Before Christmas," shows children from all over town preparing for their first day of kindergarten, imagining what wonders they will see.

On the First Day of Kindergarten

By: Tish Rabe

ISBN: 978006234834

"A five-year-old recounts the cool new things she got to do in the first twelve days of kindergarten"-- Provided by publisher.

The Pirate of Kindergarten

By: George Ella Lyon

ISBN: 9781416950240

Ginny's eyes play tricks on her, making her see everything double, but when she goes to vision screening at school and discovers that not everyone sees this way, she learns that her double vision can be cured.

Planet Kindergarten

By: Sue Ganz-Schmitt

ISBN: 9781452118932

A young child imagines going off to Kindergarten as a journey to another planet.

The Twelve Days of Kindergarten

By: Deborah Lee Rose

ISBN: 9780810945128

A cumulative counting verse in which a child enumerates items in the kindergarten classroom, from the whole alphabet, A to Z, to twelve eggs for hatching.

Welcome to Kindergarten

By: Anne Rockwell

ISBN: 9780802776648

A boy visits the classroom where he will attend kindergarten the following fall and finds out what is in store for him.