Growing Reader

Giggle-Inducing Books for Second and Third Graders

by Janssen Bradshaw

Photo credit: Tony Garcia, Image Source/Getty Images

One of the secrets to helping kids learn to love reading is to give them books they’ll really enjoy. And is there anything more enjoyable than a book that gives you the giggles?

From picture books to chapter books, these stories for second and third graders are guaranteed to elicit laughter — whether children are reading on their own or listening to a read-aloud.