Beginning Chapter Books

As children become more confident readers, they move from beginning readers, leveled readers, to chapter books. Here are some of the easiest chapter books, usually about a second or third grade level.

When children begin reading chapter books independently, they often find it easiest to read a series. The familiar characters and storylines can help them build confidence and speed as they read chapter books. Most of the books on are lists are the first book in a series.

Realistic Fiction - Beginning Chapter Books

Realistic Fiction - Beginning Chapter Books

Realistic Fiction - Beginning Chapter Books

Fantasy - Beginning Chapter Books

Fantasy - Beginning Chapter Books

Fantasy - Beginning Chapter Books

Animals - Beginning Chapter Books

Animals - Beginning Chapter Books

Animals - Beginning Chapter Books

Mystery - Beginning Chapter Books

Mystery - Beginning Chapter Books

Mystery - Beginning Chapter Books