Beginning Chapter Books - Animals

Perfect for the animal loving kid!

A summer spell

Sue Bentley ; illustrated by Angela Swan ; [cover illustration by Andrew Farley]
ISBN: 9780448449982

Spending a boring summer in the country with her aunt turns exciting for ten-year-old Lisa when she discovers a magic kitten.

The pirate pig

Cornelia Funke ; translated by Oliver Latsch ; illustrated by Kerstin Meyer
ISBN: 9780385375443

On Butterfly Island, sailer Stout Sam and his deckhand Pip must rescue their treasure-sniffing pig from nasty pirate Barracuda Bill.

A new friend

by Poppy Green ; Illustrated by Jennifer A. Bell
ISBN: 9781481428330

Eight-year-old Sophie Mouse is excited to return to school after the long winter break, but there is a new student--a snake--and Sophie and the other animals are afraid to sit near him, much less ask him to play with them, because they have heard snakes are awful.

No dogs allowed

Stephanie Calmenson & Joanna Cole ; illustrated by Heather Ross
ISBN: 9780805096453

Best friends and dog lovers Kate and Lucie live in apartments where dogs are not allowed, but a pair of unusual necklaces they find in a thrift store allow them to become dogs whenever they wish.

Eva's treetop festival

by Rebecca Elliott
ISBN: 9780545683623

Having a Bloomtastic Festival at school to celebrate spring is a great idea--but Eva Wingdale, a young owl, discovers that it is also a lot of work, and there is nothing wrong with asking her friends for help.