Friday, May 31, 2013

get to the library now

Well okay, grand friends. It's that time again. Grandy's Summer Reading Challenge. Starts June 1st (tomorrow) through August 15th. Same rules apply as in the past:

100 books for those 3 and up. 50 books for those 2 and under.

Prizes and big party at the end.

Here's a list I put together to get you started (it's sort of alphabetized) or you can refer to our past lists here:

Grandy’s SRC List for 2013 


An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving (picture book)

Abigail Takes the Wheel
By Avi, illustrated by Don Bolognese ages 5-9

Best Little Wingman
Janet Allen (Author), Jim Postier (Illustrator)

Winter Harvest
Jane Chelsea Aragon (Author), Leslie A. Baker (Illustrator) (ages 4-6)

A Seed Is Sleepy (non fiction)
Dianna Hutts Aston (Author), Sylvia Long (Illustrator)

Salt Hands (Picture Puffins)
Jane Chelsea Aragon (Author), Ted Rand (Illustrator) (5-7 ages)

Country Crossing
Jim Aylesworth (Author), Ted Rand (Illustrator) (4-8 ages)

Mr. McGill Goes to Town
Jim Aylesworth (Author), Thomas Graham (Illustrator)  (3-6 ages)

Song and Dance Man
Karen Ackerman (Author), Stephen Gammell (Illustrator) (5-8 ages)

Deer at the Brook
Jim Arnosky (Author) (3-6 ages)

Oats and Wild Apples
Frank Asch (Author) ( 3-6 ages)


Bub: Or the Very Best Thing
Natalie Babbitt (Author)  (ages 4-7)

Morning Beach
Leslie A. Baker (Author) (ages5-7)

The Magic Fan
Keith Baker (Author) ages 5-8

To Love a Dog
Colleen Stanley Bare (Author)  ages 3-7

The Dove's Letter
Keith Baker (Author) (ages 4-8)

Digby and Kate: Level 2 (Easy-to-Read, Puffin)
Barbara Baker (Author), Marsha Winborn (Illustrator) (ages 4-7)

A Winter Walk
Lynn Barasch (Author) (ages 4-7)

Sally Jean, the Bicycle Queen
Cari Best (Author), Christine Davenier (Author)

City Fox
Donna Bergman (Author), Peter E. Hanson (Author, Illustrator) (ages 4-7)

Summer's End
Maribeth Boelts (Author), Ellen Kandoian Sweeney (Illustrator) 5-7 years

Play ball, Zachary!
Muriel Blaustein (Author) (ages 4-7)

Once Upon a Time and Grandma
Lenore Blegvad (Author, Illustrator)
(ages 4-8)

Goldilocks & the Three Bears
Jan Brett (Author) (ages 5-7)

The Brontes
Catherine Brighton (Author) (ages 5-9)

The Greatest Skating Race: A World War II Story from the Netherlands (5-9 ages)
By Louise Borden, illustrated by Niki Daly

The Three Snow Bears
Jan Brett (Author, Illustrator)

When Dinosaurs Came with Everything
Elise Broach (Author), David Small (Illustrator)

Someone Special, Just Like You
Tricia Brown (Author), Effie Lee Morris (Author), Fran Ortiz (Photographer) ages 5-8

When Daddy Came to My School
Julie Brillhart (Author), Abby Levine (Editor) (ages 2-4)

The Old Mill
Margaret Wise Brown (Author) (ages 5-8)

D.W. the Picky Eater (D. W. Series) 4-8 years
Marc Brown (Author)

Party Rhymes
Marc Brown (Author) (ages 3-7)

Play Rhymes
Marc Brown (Editor, Illustrator) (ages 2-6)

Pop's Bridge
Eve Bunting (Author), C.F. Payne (Illustrator)

Sunshine Home
Eve Bunting (Author), Diane de Groat (Illustrator) (ages 5-8)


On the Go with Pirate Pete and Pirate Joe!
A.E. Cannon (Author), Elwood Smith (Illustrator)

The Best-Loved Doll
Rebecca Caudill (Author), Elliott Gilbert (Illustrator) ages 5-9 years

Utterly Otterly Day
Mary Casanova (Author), Ard Hoyt (Illustrator)

Herbert Binns and the Flying Tricycle
Caroline Castle (Author), Peter Weevers (Author) ages 5-9

Harald and the Great Stag
Donald Carrick (Author) ages 5-8

Because Your Daddy Loves You
Andrew Clements (Author), R. W. Alley (Illustrator)

Agapanthus Hum and the Eyeglasses
Joy Cowley (Author), Jennifer Plecas (Illustrator) ages 5-9 years

That Rabbit Belongs to Emily Brown (picture book)
Cressida Cowell (Author), Neal Layton (Illustrator)

A Gift (picture book)
Yong Chen (Author)

Guji Guji
Chih-Yuan Chen (Author) ages 5-9

Henry Huggins
Beverly Cleary (Author), Louis Darling (Illustrator) ages 5-9

The Biggest Horse I Ever Did See
Susan Arkin Couture (Author), Claire Ewart (Illustrator) (ages 4-8)

The Painter
Peter Catalanotto (Author) (ages 4-7)

What Do Authors Do?
Eileen Christelow (Author) (ages 5-9)

My Cat Jack
Patricia Casey (Author) (ages 3-5)

Pin the Tail on the Donkey: And Other Party Games
Joanna Cole (Author), Stephanie Calmenson (Author), Alan Tiegreen (Illustrator) (ages 4-7)

Archibald Frisby
Michael Chesworth (Author, Illustrator) (ages 4-8)

Dinner at the Panda Palace
Stephanie Calmenson (Author), Nadine Bernard Wescott (Author) (ages 3-7)

The Three Little Pigs
Jean Claverie (Author), Elizabeth D. Crawford (Author) (ages 3-5)

Noah's Ark
Lucy Cousins (Author) (ages 2-4)

The Ugly Duckling
Lorinda Bryan Cauley (Author) (ages 5-8)

Who's Sick Today?
Lynne Cherry (Author)
 (ages 4-6)

Nancy White Carlstrom (Author), Sucie Stevenson (Illustrator)
(ages 2-4)

Over the River and Through the Wood: A Thanksgiving Poem
Lydia Marie Child (Author), Christopher Manson (Illustrator) (ages 3-7)

Helen Cresswell (Author), Margaret Chamberlain (Illustrator) (ages 3-7)


Mrs. Huggins and Her Hen Hannah: 2 (ages 3-7)
Lydia Dabcovich (Author)

Goha The Wise Fool
Denys Johnson-Davies (Author), Hag Hamdy Mohamed Fattou (Illustrator), Hany El Saed Ahmed (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Teddy Goes Shopping
Amanda Davidson (Author) ages 2-5

T-Rex Is Missing!: A Barkers Book
Tomie dePaola (Author, Illustrator) 5-9 years

The Little Polar Bear
Hans de Beer (Author) ages 4-7

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
Kate DiCamillo (Author), Bagram Ibatoulline (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Mercy Watson to the Rescue
Kate DiCamillo (Author), Chris Van Dusen (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Everybody Cooks Rice
Norah Dooley (Author), Peter J. Thornton (Illustrator) ages 5-8

Gossie and Gertie (Gossie & Friends)
Olivier Dunrea (Author)

The Guinea Pig ABC
Kate Duke (Author) age 3-6

Dear Daddy..
Philippe Dupasquier (Author) ages 3-8

The Day My Mom Almost Enrolled in Preschool
Dianne Dannhaus (Author), Karron Watts (Illustrator) (ages 3-5)

Aunt Isabel Tells a Good One
Kate Duke (Author) (ages 5-8)

Aunt Isabel Makes Trouble
Kate Duke (Author, Illustrator) (ages 5-8)

Wake Up, Mr. B.!
Penny Dale (Author, Illustrator) (ages 3-6)

Stradivari's Singing Violin (On My Own)
Catherine Deverell (Author), Andrea Shine (Illustrator) (ages 5-9)

Bet You Can't!
Penny Dale (Author, Illustrator) (ages 3-6)


Hands : Growing up to Be an Artist (picture book)
Lois Ehlert (Author)

The Pink Refrigerator (Picture book)
Tim Egan (Author)

Fast Food (picture book)

Mary Engelbreit's Mother Goose: One Hundred Best-Loved Verses
Mary Engelbreit (Author, Illustrator)

Up to Ten and Down Again
Lisa Campbell Ernst (Author) ages 3-5

The Glorious ABC
Cooper Edens (Author, Compiler) (ages 3-5)

Play with Me
Marie Hall Ets (Author, Illustrator)  (ages 3-7)


Rosa's Special Garden
Dale Fife (Author), Marie De John (Illustrator) ages 4-7

Understood Betsy
Dorothy Canfield Fisher (Author) ages 5-9

Lowji Discovers America
Candace Fleming (Author) ages 5-9

Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars: Space Poems and Paintings
Douglas Florian (Author)

Don Freeman (Author) ages 3-7

Wildest Brother (picture book)
Cornelia Funke (Author)

I'll See You When the Moon Is Full
Jim Fowler (Author), Susi Gregg Fowler (Author) (ages (3-6)

Little Elephant
Miela Ford (Author), Tana Hoban (Illustrator, Photographer) (ages 3-5)

Patrick Fort (Author) (ages 4-10)

Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge
Mem Fox (Author), Julie Vivas (Illustrator) (ages 5-8)

One Ballerina, Two
Vivian French (Author), Jan Ormerod (Illustrator) (ages 3-5)

Baseball, Football, Daddy and Me
David Friend (Author) (ages 3-7)

Giant Story/Mouse Tale: A Half Picture Book
 (ages 4-7)

Can Play Soccer (I Can Series)
Sheila Fraser (Author), Lisa Kopper (Illustrator) (ages 4-6)

The house of a mouse: Poems
Aileen Lucia Fisher (Author) (ages -8)


What's Claude Doing, Pa?
Dick Gackenbach (Author) ages 3-7

Pigs from 1 to 10  
Arthur Geisert (Author) all ages

Don't Tell the Girls: A Family Memoir
Patricia Reilly Giff (Author) 5-9 ages

All in Just One Cookie (picture book)
Susan E. Goodman (Author), Timothy Bush (Illustrator)

Three Little Robbers
Christine Graham (Author), Susan Boase (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Little Toot
Hardie Gramatky (Author), Mark Burgess (Illustrator) ages 3-5

What Do You Like? [Board Book]
Michael Grejniec (Author) (ages 3-5)

Animal Camouflage and Defence
Anita Ganeri (Author) (ages 5-9)

Beauty, Brave and Beautiful
Dick Gackenbach (Author) (ages 4-7)


The Big Snow
Berta Hader (Author), Elmer Hader (Author) ages 5-8

What Shall We Do When We All Go Out
Shari Halpern (Author) (ages 2-5)

Jamaica's Blue Marker
Juanita Havill (Author), Anne Sibley O'Brien (Illustrator) (ages 3-6)
The Empress and the Silkworm
Lily Toy Hong (Author, Illustrator) (ages 4-8)

Road Builders
B. G. Hennessy (Author), Simms Taback (Illustrator) (ages 3-7)

Wild Horse Winter
Tetsuya Honda (Author) (ages 5-8)

Deer in the Hollow
Efner Tudor Holmes (Author), Marlowe deChristopher (Illustrator) (ages 5-8)

Joan Hewett (Author), Donald Carrick (Illustrator) (ages 4-7)

The Day the Teacher Went Bananas
James Howe (Author)
(ages 4-6)

Prince Boghole
Erik Christian Haugaard (Author) ages 5-10

Henry & The Kite Dragon (picture book)
Bruce Edward Hall (Author), William Low (Illustrator)

Meet the Marching Smithereens
Ann Hayes (Author), Karmen Thompson (Illustrator) ages 5-8

"B" Is for Betsy
Carolyn Haywood (Author) ages 5-7

Max and the Magic Word
Colin Hawkins (Author), Jacqui Hawkins (Author) ages 2-6

 Kevin Henkes (3-5 ages)

The Purple Coat
Amy Hest (Author), Amy Schwartz (Illustrator) ages 5-8

The Littlest Duckling
Gail Herman (Author), Ann Schweninger (Illustrator) ages 2-4

Down by the Station (picture book)

Grandma Gets Grumpy
Anna Grossnickle Hines (Author) ages 3-5

Maybe a Band-aid Will Help
Anna Grossnickle Hines (Author) ages 4-6

Solomon Grundy
Susan Hoguet (Author) ages 4-7

The Train to Lulu's
Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard (Author) ages 4-7

I Wish I Were a Butterfly
James Howe (Author), Ed Young (Illustrator) ages 4-7

The Giant Hug (picture book)
Sandra Horning (Author), Valeri Gorbachev (Illustrator)

I Wonder What It's Like to Be an Earthworm (Life Science Wonder Series) (non fiction)
Erin M. Hovanec (Author)

Grandfather's Gold Watch
Louise Garff Hubbard (Author) ages 5-11

The Knight Who Was Afraid to Fight
Barbara Shook Hazen (Author) (ages 5-8)

Sara Loves Her Big Brother
Ruth Hooker (Author), Margot Apple (Illustrator) ages 4-6



If Wishes Were Horses: Mother Goose Rhymes (ages 3-7)
Susan Jeffers (Author)

Toys Go Out: Being the Adventures of a Knowledgeable Stingray, a Toughy Little Buffalo, and Someone Called Plastic
Emily Jenkins (Author), Paul Zelinsky (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Living Color (non fiction)
Steve Jenkins (Author)

What Do You Say, Dear? (by Sesyle Joslin and Maurice Sendak ages 3-8

The Cow Who Wouldn't Come Down
Paul Johnson (Author) ages 5-8

So Much in Common
Laurie A. Jacobs (Author), Valeri Gorbachev (Illustrator) ages 3-8

Never Babysit the Hippopotamuses!
Doug Johnson (Author), Abby Carter (Illustrator) ages 4-7

Three Jovial Huntsmen (A Mother Goose Rhyme) [
Susan Jeffers (Author), Susan [illustrator] Jeffers (Illustrator) ages 4-7

If Wishes Were Horses: 2Mother Goose Rhymes
Susan Jeffers (Author) ages 2-5


Sleepy Boy (picture book)
Polly Kanevsky (Author), Stephanie Anderson (Illustrator)

The Mightiest  (picture book)
Keiko Kasza (Author)

Jack Kent's Fables of Aesop
Jack Kent (Author) all ages

How the whale got his throat, how the camel got his hump and how the rhinoceros got his skin by Rudyard Kipling (ages 4-8)

Mole And Shrew All Year Through
Jackie French Koller (Author) ages 5-9

The Wheels on the Bus: An Adaptation of the Traditional Song
Maryann Kovalski (Author, Illustrator) ages 3-7

Christopher Columbus
Stephen Krensky (Author) ages 5-7

Whistle for Willie
Ezra Jack Keats (Author) ages 3-5

Last One in Is a Rotten Egg (I Can Read Book 2)
Leonard Kessler (Author, Illustrator) ages 5-8

The Elephant's Child
Rudyard Kipling (Author), Geoffrey Patterson (Illustrator) ages 4-8

Mandy Sue Day
 Roberta Karim, illustrated by Karen Ritz ages 6-9

The Thingumajig Book of Manners
Irene Keller (Author), Dick Keller (Illustrator) ages 3-8

Not Yet, Yvette
Helen Ketteman (Author), Irene Trivas (Illustrator) ages 3-6

Holly Keller (Author, Illustrator) ages 4-6


The Bunny Play
Loreen Leedy (Author) ages 5-8

Oliver and Albert, Friends Forever
Jean Van Leeuwen (Author), Ann Schweninger (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Amanda Pig and the Awful, Scary Monster
Jean Van Leeuwen (Author), Ann Schweninger (Illustrator) ages 5-9

More Tales of Amanda Pig
Jean Van Leeuwen (Author), Ann Schweninger (Illustrator) ages 4-8

The Story of Ferdinand
Munro Leaf (Author), Robert Lawson (Illustrator) ages 3-7

Clara and the Bookwagon
Nancy Smiler Levinson (Author), Carolyn Croll (Illustrator) ages 4-8

Snowshoe Thompson
Nancy Smiler Levinson (Author), Joan Sandin (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Watch the Stars Come Out
Riki Levinson (Author), Diane Goode (Illustrator) ages 4-8

The Midnight Farm
Reeve Lindbergh (Author), Susan Jeffers (Author) ages 4-6

Frog and Toad All Year
Arnold Lobel (Author, Illustrator) ages 5-9

Small Pig
Arnold Lobel (Author, Illustrator) ages 5-9

The Story of Doctor Dolittle (Dover Children's Classics)
Hugh Lofting (Author) ages 5-9

Things I Can Make With Button
Sabine Lohf (Author) ages 3-7

Anna and the Bagpiper
Thomas Locker (Author) ages 5-7

Grandfather's Lovesong
Reeve Lindbergh (Author), Rachel Isadora (Illustrator) ages 3-7

Just Not the Same
Addie Lacoe (Author), Paul Estrada (Illustrator) ages 3-7

Soon, Annala
Riki Levinson (Author), Julie Downing (Illustrator) ages 3-7

Once upon a Golden Apple (Picture Puffins)
Jean Little (Author), Maggie De Vries (Author), Phoebe Gilman (Illustrator) ages 3-8

Benjamin's Barn
Reeve Lindbergh (Author), Susan Jeffers (Illustrator) ages 4-7

Kim Lewis (Author, Illustrator) ages 4-7

The Story of the Little Old Man
Barbro Lindgren (Author), Steven T. Murray (Author), Eva Eriksson (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Grand Old Duke of York
Maureen Roffey (Author), Bernard Lodge (Author) ages 3-7

The Name of the Tree: A Bantu Tale Retold
Celia Barker Lottridge (Author), Ian Wallace (Illustrator) ages 5-8

It Wasn't My Fault
Helen Lester (Author), Lynn Munsinger (Illustrator) ages 3-5

A Birthday for Blue
Kerry Raines Lydon (Author), Michael Hays (Illustrator) ages 5-8


Velma Gratch and the Way Cool Butterfly (picture book)
Alan Madison (Author), Kevin Hawkes (Illustrator)

A Mother's Journey
Sandra Markle (Author), Alan Marks (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Rats on the Range and Other Stories
James Marshall (Author) ages 5-9

Up and Down on the Merry-Go-Round
Bill Martin (Author), John Archambault (Author), Ted Rand (Illustrator) ages 2-5

How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin? (picture book)
Margaret McNamara (Author), G. Brian Karas (Illustrator)

Make Way for Ducklings
Robert McCloskey (Author, Illustrator) ages 5-9

David McPhail (Author, Illustrator) ages 2-5

Zuzu's Wishing Cake
Linda Michelin (Author), D.B. Johnson (Illustrator) ages 5-9

How Oliver Olson Changed the World
Claudia Mills (Author), Heather Maione (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Little Bear
Elsa Holmelund Minarik (Author), Maurice Sendak (illustrator) ages 5-9

Enemy Pie  (picture book)
Derek Munson (Author), Tara Calahan King (Illustrator)

Hooray for Grandma Jo
Thomas McKean (Author) ages 4-7

Boomer's Big Day
Constance W. McGeorge (Author), Mary Whyte (Illustrator) ages 3-7

Tree in the Wood
Christopher Manson (Author) ages 3-6

Hippopotamus Hunt
Bernard Most (Author) ages 6-8

Busy Day for a Good Grandmother
Margaret Mahy (Author), Margaret Chamberlain (Author) ages 5-8

Grandfather's Christmas Camp
Marc McCutcheon (Author), Kate Kiesler (Illustrator) ages 5-8

Little Dog Lost
Inga Moore (Author)
Ages 4-8

Mouse Views: What the Class Pet Saw
Bruce McMillan (Author) ages 5-7

Daniel meets a lion: Activity, song, and gospel story
Cleona D Morgan (Author) ages 5-7

Time to--
Bruce McMillan (Author) ages 4-7

Listen to the Rain
Bill Martin (Author), John Archambault (Author), James Endicott (Illustrator) ages5-7

17 Kings And 42 Elephants
Margaret Mahy (Author), Patricia MacCarthy (Illustrator) ages 3-7

Wait and See
Robert Munsch (Author), Michael Martchenko (Illustrator) ages 3-6

Is This a House for Hermit Crab?
Megan McDonald (Author), Villafane (Illustrator), S. D. Schindler (Illustrator) ages 4-7


Smarter Than Squirrels (Down Girl and Sit Series)
Lucy Nolan (Author) ages 5-9

If You Give a Moose a Muffin
Laura Numeroff (Author), Felicia Bond (Illustrator) ages 3-7

Elmer Blunt's Open House
Matt Novak (Author) ages 5-7


Fancy Nancy (picture book)
Jane O'Connor (Author), Robin Preiss Glasser (Illustrator)

Our Dog (Out-and-About) (
Helen Oxenbury (Author) ages 3-6

Jonathan Mouse, Detective
Ingrid Ostheeren (Author) ages 5-8

My Buddy
Audrey Osofsky (Author), Ted Rand (Illustrator) ages 5-8

Amelia Bedelia Collection (I Can Read Book 2)
Peggy Parish (Author) ages 5-9

Play Ball, Amelia Bedelia (I Can Read Book 2)
Peggy Parish (Author), Wallace Tripp (Illustrator) ages 4-8

The Royal Bee
Frances and Ginger Park (Author), Christopher Zhang (Illustrator), Ginger Park (Author), Christopher Zhong-Yuan Zhang (Author) ages 5-9

My Favorite Time of Year
Susan Pearson (Author), John Wallner (Illustrator) ages 5-8

Huge Harold
Bill Peet (Author) ages 5-9

The Littlest Owl (picture book)
Caroline Pitcher (Author), Tina Macnaughton (Illustrator)

Not a Box [Board Book]
Antoinette Portis (Author, Illustrator)


Our Teacher's in a Wheelchair
Mary Ellen Powers (Author, Illustrator) ages 4-8

Penny in the Road by Katharine Wilson Precek (ages 5-11)

The House on Maple Street
Bonnie Pryor (Author), Beth Peck (Illustrator) ages 5-8

The Trees of the Dancing Goats  
Patricia Polacco (Author, Illustrator) ages 5-9

Once Upon a Picnic
Vivian French (Author), John Prater (Illustrator) ages 3-7

How to Make an Apple Pie and See the World
Marjorie Priceman (Author) ages 4-8

Spaceburger: A Kevin Spoon and Mason Mintz Story
Daniel Manus Pinkwater (Author) ages 5-9

Babushka Baba Yaga
Patricia Polacco (Author)  ages 5-9



The Wheat Doll (picture book)
Alison Randall (Author), Bill Farnsworth (Illustrator)

Ellen Raskin (Author) ages 5-9

Hugo at the Window
Anne F. Rockwell (Author) ages 2-4

Things That Go
Anne Rockwell (Author) ages 3-6

Things to Play With
Anne Rockwell (Author) ages 3-6

Mr. Putter & Tabby Feed the Fish
Cynthia Rylant (Author), Arthur Howard (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Night in the Country
Cynthia Rylant (Author), Mary Szilagyi (Illustrator) ages 4-7

In Aunt Lucy's Kitchen: Ready-for-Chapters
Cynthia Rylant (Author), Wendy Anderson Halperin (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Sergio Makes a Splash (picture book)
Edel Rodriguez (Author)

The Surprise Family
Lynn Reiser (Author) ages 5-8

Silver Packages: An Appalachian Christmas Story
Cynthia Rylant (Author), Chris K. Soentpiet (Illustrator) ages 5-8

The Trouble With Elephants
Chris Riddell (Author) ages 4-7

It Came from the Swamp
Nicole Rubel (Author) ages 4-8

Everyday Children
Cynthia Rylant (Author, Illustrator) ages 2-4 (also everyday pets, everyday house, everyday town)

The Farmer in the Dell
Mary Maki Rae (Author) ages 3-6

When the Frost Is on the Punkin
James Whitcomb Riley (Author), Glenna Lang (Illustrator) ages 2-6

Hangdog [Import]
Graham Round (Author) ages 3-7

UNDER THE MOON (A Just right book)
Joanne Ryder (Author) ages 3-5

A Flower Grows
Ken Robbins (Author) ages 4-6

The Story of Wali Dad
Kristina Rodanas (Author), Andrew Lang (Author) ages 5-8


Faye & Dolores
Barbara Samuels (Author) ages 3-7

Down the Road
Alice Schertle (Author), E. B. Lewis (Illustrator) ages 4-8

First the Egg  (picture book)
Laura Vaccaro Seeger (Author, Illustrator)

Nate the Great on the Owl Express
Marjorie Weinman Sharmat (Author), Mitchell Sharmat (Illustrator), Martha Weston (Illustrator) ages 5-9

What Happens to a Hamburger?  
Paul Showers (Author), Edward Miller (Illustrator)
What's Inside? (ages 2-3)
Anthea Sieveking (Author, Illustrator) ages 5-9

The Watcher
Brenda Silsbe (Author), Alice Priestley (Illustrator) ages 4-7

All God's Critters
Bill Staines (Author), Kadir Nelson (Illustrator) ages 4-7

A Sick Day for Amos McGee
Philip C. Stead (Author), Erin Stead (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Snuggle Piggy and the Magic Blanket
Michele Stepto (Author), John Himmelman (Illustrator) ages 2-5

Grandma Buffalo, May and Me
Carol Curtis Stilz (Author), Constance Rummel Bergum (Illustrator) ages 5-8

The House in the Night
Susan Marie Swanson (Author), Beth Krommes (Illustrator)

Off to School!
Ann Schweninger (Author) ages 2-6

Higher on the Door
James Stevenson (Author) ages 5-8

A Hat So Simple
Jerry Smath (Author) ages 3-6

Joel Strangis (Author), Ruth Recht Gamper (Illustrator) ages 4-8

A Fruit and Vegetable Man
Roni Schotter (Author), Jeanette Winter (Illustrator) ages 4-8

Captain Snap and the Children of Vinegar Lane
Roni Schotter (Author), Marcia Sewall (Illustrator) ages 5-8

On Grandma's Roof
Erica Silverman (Author), Deborah Kogan Ray (Illustrator) ages 3-5

Keep Looking!
Joyce Hunt (Author), Millicent Selsam (Author), Normand Chartier (Illustrator) ages 4-7

Animal song
Marcia Sewall (Author) ages 3-6

Meet Jack Apple Knock
Arnold Sundgaard (Author) ages 3-7

That Olive!
Alice Schertle (Author), Cindy Wheeler (Illustrator) ages 3-5

William and Grandpa 
Alice Schertle (Author), Lydia Dabcovich (Illustrator) ages 4-6

Turtle in July
Saul Singer (Author) ages 5-8

Amos: The Story of an Old Dog and His Couch
Howie Schneider (Author), Susan Seligson (Author) ages 5-10

On Mother's Lap
Ann Herbert Scott (Author), Glo Coalson (Illustrator) ages 2-5


Joseph Had a Little Overcoat (Caldecott Medal Book)
Simms Taback (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Putting the World to Sleep
Shelly Moore Thomas (Author), Bonnie Christensen (Illustrator) ages 3-6

Imagine a Night, (also
Imagine a Day)
Sarah L. Thomson (Author), Rob Gonsalves (Illustrator)

Will You Come Back for Me?
Ann Tompert (Author), Robin Kramer (Illustrator) ages 2-5

Do Not Disturb
Nancy Tafuri (Author) ages 3-7

The Camel Who Took a Walk
Jack Tworkov (Author), Roger Duvoisin (Illustrator) ages 4-7

Rachel and Obadiah
Brinton Turkle (Author) ages 5-8


What Mary Jo Shared
Janice May Udry (Author), Elizabeth Sayles (Illustrator) ages 5-7


The Jewel Box Ballerinas (picture book)
Monique de Varennes (Author), Ana Juan (Illustrator)

Oliver Pig at School
Jean Van Leeuwen (Author), Ann Schweninger (Illustrator) ages 4-6

Possum Come A-Knockin'
Nancy Van Laan (Author), George Booth (Illustrator) ages 4-9


The Wild Horses of Sweetbriar
Natalie Kinsey-Warnock (Author) ages 5-9

Bertie Was a Watchdog (picture book)
Rick Walton (Author), Arthur Robins (Illustrator)

Two and Too Much
Mildred Pitts Walter (Author), Pat Cummings (Illustrator) ages 5-7

Shy Charles
Rosemary Wells (Author) ages 4-8

All My Little Ducklings
Monica Wellington (Author) ages 2-5

Skip to My Lou [Board Book]

Hip, Hip, Hooray for Annie McRae
Brad Wilcox (Author), Julie Olson (Author)

Lizzie and Harold
Elizabeth Winthrop (Author), Martha Weston (Illustrator) ages 4-6

Dance, Pioneer, Dance!
Rick Walton (Author), Brad Teare (Illustrator)

The Big Big Sea
Martin Waddell (Author), Jennifer Eachus (Illustrator) ages 4-8

Let's Go Home, Little Bear
Martin Waddell (Author), Barbara Firth (Illustrator) ages 3-6

Will You Still Love Me?
Rick Walton (Author) ages 3-6

Home by Five
Ruth Wallace-Brodeur (Author) ages 5-8

Mother Holly
Bernadette Watts (Author) ages 5-8

Skip to My Lou [Board Book] ages 4-7

Simple Signs
Cindy Wheeler (Author) ages 4-8

Clouds of Terror (On My Own)
Catherine A. Welch (Author), Laurie K. Johnson (Illustrator) ages 5-9

Frances Ward Weller (Author)  ages 4-8

Forest of Dreams
Rosemary Wells (Author), Susan Jeffers (Illustrator) ages 3-7

Karen Lynn Williams (Author), Catherine Stock (Illustrator) ages 5-8

Mr. Nick's Knitting
Margaret Wild (Author), Dee Huxley (Illustrator) ages 4-7

Silly Sally
Audrey Wood (Author) ages 3-6

Dads Are Such Fun
Jakki Wood (Author) ages 2-4



Who Says Moo?
Ruth Young (Author), Lisa Campbell Ernst (Illustrator) ages 2-5


You Can't See Your Bones with Binoculars: A Guide to Your 206 Bones (non fiction)
Harriet Ziefert (Author), Amanda Haley (Illustrator)

It's a Good Thing, Too
Steve Zukmann (Author), Kelly McMahon (Author, Illustrator) ages 3-6