Contemporary Awesome Girls Reading List

A.K.A Beyond "Junie B. Jones”

Looking for something to read after Junie B. Jones? Take a look at this list compiled by Rhona Campbell.

These are in order from easiest to most difficult to read… 2nd-4th grade level:

  • Barrows, Annie. Ivy & Bean books
  • Harper, Cherise. Just Grace books
  • Lowry, Lois. Gooney Bird Greene books
  • Mazer, Anne. Sister Magic series
  • MacDonald, Megan. Judy Moody series
  • Holt, Kimberly Willis. Piper Reed books
  • Pennypacker, Sarah. Clementine books
  • Danziger, Paula. Amber Brown books
  • Gifford, Peggy. Moxy Maxwell books
  • Kelly, Katie. Lucy Rose books
  • Mazer, Anne. Amazing Days Of Abbie Hayes books
  • Look, Lenore. Ruby Lu books
  • Cabot, Meg. Allie Finkle book

… and don’t forget Ramona (Beverly Cleary) – even if she’s not contemporary!