Gift Book Suggestions

Grade levels are indicated after the titles.

Adventure & Survival | Animals | Biography | Fantasy | Folk & Fairy Tales
Ghost & Scary Stories | Historical Fiction | Humor | Misfits & Outcasts
Mysteries & Thrillers | Nonfiction | Poetry | Romance | School, Friends & Family
Science Fiction| Series & Sets | Short Stories | Sports | Books for Preschoolers

Adventure & Survival

Avi The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle.  7-8
Blumberg, Rhoda Shipwrecked! The True Adventures of a Japanese Boy  3- 4
Cooney, Caroline Flight #116 is Down. 7-8
Creech, Sharon Ruby Holler.  5-7
George, Jean Julie of the Wolves.  5-7
Haddix, Margaret Running Out of Time.  5-6
Hesse, Karen The Music of Dolphins.  5-6
Hobbs, Will Downriver.  5-6
Konigsburg, E.L. From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler.  4-5
Kipling, Rudyard Rikki-Tikki-Tavi.  2-3
Mazer, Harry The Last Mission. 7-8
Mazer, Harry Snow Bound. 7-8
McSwigan, Marie Snow Treasure.  4-6
O'Dell, Scott Island of the Blue Dolphins.  5-7
Richter, Conrad The Light in the Forest.   4-8
Sachar, Louis Holes.  5-8
Stevenson, Robert Treasure Island.  5-6
Taylor, Theodore The Cay.  5-6
White, Robb Deathwatch. 7-8

Animals

Atwater, Richard Mr. Popper's Penguins.   3-6
Bulla, Clyde Singing Sam.  2
Burnford, Sheila The Incredible Journey.  5-6
Byars, Betsy Wanted ... Mud Blossom. 4-5
DiCamillo, Kate Because of Winn-Dixie.  3-5
Dickinson, Peter Chuck and Danielle. 4-5
Eastman, P.D. Go Dog Go!  K-1
Farley, Walter The Black Stallion.  5-6
George, Jean Craighead Julie of the Wolves.   5-8
George, Jean Craighead There's an Owl in the Shower.  3-4
Goodall, Jane My Life with the Chimpanzees.  3-4
Griffith, Helen Alex and the Cat  2
Haas, Jessie Runaway Radish.   2-4
Hall, Lynn Barry, the Bravest Saint Bernard.   2
Henry, Marguerite Misty of Chincoteague.  5-6
Hurwitz, Johanna A Llama in the Family.  3-4
King-Smith, Dick Animal Stories.  3-4
Kipling, Rudyard The Jungle Book.  5-6
Knight, Eric Lassie Come Home.  5-6
London, Jonathan Shawn and Keeper:  Show and Tell.  1
Mikaelsen, Ben Rescue Josh McGuire.  5-6
Morey, Walt Gentle Ben.  5-6
Mowat, Farley Never Cry Wolf.  6-7
Mowat, Farley Owls in the Family.  5-6
Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds Shiloh.  3-4
North, Sterling Rascal: A Memoir of a Better Era.   5-8
Perkins, Al The Digging-est Dog.  1
Schlein, Miriam The Year of the Panda.  3
Selden, George The Cricket in Times Square.   3-5
Sewell, Anna Black Beauty.   4-6
Terhune, Albert Lad, a Dog.   4-7
Wallace, Bill Watchdog and the Coyotes.  3-4
White, E.B. Charlotte's Web.   4-6

Biography

Beals, Melba Warriors Don't Cry:  A Searing Memoir of the Battle to Integrate Little Rock's Central High. 7-8
Carter, Forrest The Education of Little Tree. 7-8
Codell, Esmé Educating Esmé:  Diary of a Teacher's First Year. 7-8
Coerr, Eleanor Sadako and theThousand Paper Cranes. 4
Dahl, Roald Boy: Tales of Childhood.  5
Dahl, Roald Going Solo. 7-8
DePaola, Tomie 26 Fairmount Avenue.   2-3
Fleischman, Sid The Abracadabra Kid: A Writer's Life. 4-5

Flowers, Pam

Alone Across the Arctic:  One Woman's Epic Journey by Dog Team. 7-8
Fritz, Jean What's the Big Idea, Ben Franklin?  3

Gantos, Jack

Hole in My Life. 7-8
George, Jean A Tarantula in My Purse: And 172 Other Wild Pets. 4-5
Gilbreth, Frank Cheaper by the Dozen.  6-7
Golenbock, Peter Teammates.  2-3
Goodall, Jane My Life with the Chimpanzees.  4-5
Hickam, Homer Rocket Boys:  A Memoir.  -8
Kehret, Peg Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio.  4-5
Mitchell, Barbara CLICK! A Story About George Eastman.  4-5
Myers, Walter Dean Bad Boy:  A Memoir. 7-8
Paulsen, Gary My Life in Dog Years. 4-5
Paulsen, Gary Woodsong.  6-7
Peet, Bill Bill Peet: An Autobiography. 4-5
San Souci, Robert Kate Shelley: Bound for Legend.  2-3
Spinelli, Jerry Knots in My Yo-yo String: The Autobiography of a Kid.  4-6
Stanley, Fay Last Princess: The Story of Princess Kaiulani.  2-3
Tarbox, Katherine Katie.com:  My Story. 7-8
Tillage, Leon Leon's Story. 4-5

Fantasy

Adams, Richard

Watership Down.  7-8
Anderson, M.T. Thirsty. 7-8
Avi Poppy.  3-4
Babbitt, Natalie Tuck Everlasting.   5-7
Banks, Lynn Reid The Fairy Rebel. 4-5
Bianco, Margery Williams The Velveteen Rabbit.    2-4
Boston, L.M. The Children of Green Knowe.   4-6
Brock, Betty No Flying in the House. 4-5
Buller, Jon 20,000 Baseball Cards Under the Sea.  2
Butterworth, Oliver The Enormous Egg.   3-5
Carroll, Lewis Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.   4-6
Catling, Patrick The Chocolate Touch.  3-4
Christian, Mary Blount Swamp Monsters.  2
Colfer, Eoin Artemis Fowl.  5-6
Cooper, Susan The Boggart. 4-6
Coville, Bruce Into the Land of the Unicorns. 4-5
Coville, Bruce The Monster's Ring.  3-4
Crossley-Holland, Kevin The Seeing Stone.  6-7
Dahl, Roald Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.   4-6
Fleming, Ian Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.   4-6

Gould, Steven

Jumper.  7-8
Grahame, Kenneth The Wind in the Willows.   4-6
Griffin, Peni Switching Well.  5-6
Hesse, Karen The Music of Dolphins. 4-5
James, Mary Shoebag.  4-5
Jones, Diana Wynne Dark Lord of Derkholm.  6-8
Jones, Diana Wynne Witch Week.  5-6
Juster, Norton The Phantom Tollbooth.   4-6
Kindl, Patrice Owl in Love.  6-7
King-Smith, Dick Jenius: The Amazing Guinea Pig.   2
Klause, Annette Curtis Blood and Chocolate. 7-8
Lally, Soinbhe A Hive for the Honeybee.  6-7
Lawson, Robert Ben and Me.  2-4
Levine, Gail Carson Ella Enchanted.  5-6
Lopshire, Robert Put Me in the Zoo.  K-1
Martin, Ann M. The Doll People.  3-4
Napoli, Donna Jo Beast. 7-8
Napoli, Donna Jo Zel.  6-7
Nix, Garth Sabriel. 7-8
Pratchett, Terry The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents.  6-7
Pullman, Philip The Golden Compass.  6-8
Pullman, Philip I was a Rat! 4
Rodgers, Mary Freaky Friday.   4-5
Seidler, Tor The Wainscott Weasel. 4-5
Service, Pamela Being of Two Minds.  5-7
Smith, Robert Kimmel Chocolate Fever.   4-5
Thomas, Shelley Moore Good Night, Good Knight.   1
Thompson, Kate Switchers.  5-7
Tolkien, J.R.R. The Hobbit.   5-8
White, T.H. The Sword and the Stone.   5-8
Winthrop, Elizabeth The Castle in the Attic.  5-6

Folk & Fairytales

Aardema, Verna Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears.  K-2
Kellogg, Steven Paul Bunyan, a Tall Tale.  K-2
Kimmel, Eric Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock.   K-2
Kimmel, Eric Baba Yaga: A Russian Folktale.  K-2
Lester, Julius John Henry.   K-2
Marshall, James Hansel and Gretel.  K-2
Paye, Won-Ldy Head, Body, Legs.   K-2
Pyle, Howard The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood.   4-6
Pyle, Howard The Story of King Arthur and His Knights.   4-6
Young, Ed Lon Po Po.  1-2

Ghost & Scary Stories

Avi Something Upstairs: A Tale of Ghosts.  5-6
Benchley, Nathaniel  A Ghost Named Fred.  1
Dahl, Roald The Witches. 4-6
Del Negro, Janice Lucy Dove.  3-4
Galdone, Joanna The Tailypo: a Ghost Story.  2-3
Hague, Michael Kate Culhane: A Ghost Story.  3-4
Johnston, Tony The Ghost of Nicholas Greebe.  3-4
Levy, Elizabeth Night of the Living Gerbil.   2-3
Martin, Bill The Ghost-Eye Tree.  2-3
Mosel, Arlene The Funny Little Woman.  2-3
Schwartz, Alvin In a Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories.  1-2
Schwartz, Alvin Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark.  2-3
Utton, Peter The Witch's Hand.  1-2
Woolley, Catherine Gus was a Gorgeous Ghost.  1-2
Ziefert, Harriet  The Teeny-Tiny Woman.  1-2

Historical Fiction

Benchley, Nathaniel

Small Wolf.  K-1
Bishop, Claire Twenty and Ten.  3-4
Burnett, Frances H. The Secret Garden.   4-6
Byars, Betsy The Golly Sisters Go West.  1-2
Cohen, Barbara Molly's Pilgrim.  2-3
Cross, Gillian The Great American Elephant Chase.  4-6
Cushman, Karen Catherine, Called Birdy.  5-6
Dumas, Alexandre The Three Musketeers.   5-7
Erdrich, Louise The Birchbark House. 4-5
Fleischman, Paul Bull Run. 4-5
Greene, Bette Summer of My German Soldier.   5-8
Hamilton, Virginia The House of Dies Drear.   5-6
Hilgartner, Beth A Murder for Her Majesty.  5-6
Lawson, Robert Ben and Me.   2-4
Lowry, Lois Number the Stars.  5-6
MacLachlan, Patricia Sarah, Plain and Tall.  3-5
Mayerson, Evelyn The Cat Who Escaped from Steerage.  3-4
Mochizuki, Ken Baseball Saved Us.  1-3
Monjo, F.N. The Drinking Gourd.  1-2

Namioka, Lensey

Ties that Bind, Ties that Break. 7-8
Nichol, Barbara Beethoven Lives Upstairs.  1-2
Rostkowski, Margaret After the Dancing Days.  6-7
Speare, Elizabeth The Sign of the Beaver.  5-6
Speare, Elizabeth The Witch of Blackbird Pond.  5-6
Taylor, Mildred Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry.  6-7

Humor

Ahlberg, Allan Woof!  4-5
Berenstain, Stan Old Hat, New Hat. K-1
Brenner, Barbara Too Many Mice.  1-2
Brownrigg, Sheri Best Friends Wear Pink Tutus.  1-2
Dahl, Roald The Enormous Crocodile.  1-2
Dahl, Roald The Witches.  5-6
Dickinson, Peter Chuck and Danielle  3-5
Doyle, Roddy The Giggler Treatment.  3-4
Eastman, P.D. Are You My Mother?  K-1
Horvath, Polly The Trolls.  3-4
Howe, Norma The Adventures of Blue Avenger. 6-8
Jones, Diana Wynne Dark Lord of Derkholm. 6-8
Korman, Gordon The Chicken Doesn't Skate.  4-5
Korman, Gordon No More Dead Dogs.  5-6
Manes, Stephen Be a Perfect Person in Just Three Days. 4-5
McCloskey, Robert Homer Price.   4-5
Merrill, Jean The Pushcart War.  5
Milne, A.A. Winnie-the-Pooh.   4-5
Mowat, Farley Owls in the Family.  5-6
Munsch, Robert Makeup Mess.   K-2
Napoli, Donna Jo The Prince of the Pond: Otherwise Known as De Fawg Pin.  3-4
Peck, Richard A Long Way from Chicago.  5-6
Peet, Bill Capyboppy.  2-3
Rockwell, Thomas How to Eat Fried Worms. 4-5
Seuss, Dr. Green Eggs and Ham.  K-1

Mysteries & Thrillers


4-5
Avi Who Stole the Wizard of OZ.
Carlon, Patricia The Price of an Orphan.  7-8
Duncan, Lois Don't Look Behind You.  6-7
Duncan, Lois Killing Mr. Griffin. 7-8
Hahn, Mary The Dead Man in Indian Creek.  5-6
Hilgartner, Beth A Murder for Her Majesty.  5-6
Hoban, Lillian The Case of the Two Masked Robbers.  K-1
Hoeye, Michael Time Stops for No Mouse.  5-6
Howe, James Eat Your Poison, Dear.  4-5
Nickerson, Sara How to Disappear Completely and Never Be Found.  6-7
Pullman, Philip The Ruby in the Smoke. 7-8
Raskin, Ellen The Westing Game.  5-6
Roberts, Willo The View from the Cherry Tree.  5-6
Roberts, Willo Davis What Could Go Wrong?  5-6
Shusterman, Neal The Shadow Club.  6-7
Vande Velde, Vivian Never Trust a Dead Man.  5-6
Werlin, Nancy The Killer's Cousin. 7-8
Wright, Betty Ren The Dollhouse Murders.  4-5
Yolen, Jane Piggins.  2-3

Non-Fiction

Adamson, Joy

Born Free:  A Lioness of Two Worlds. 7-8
Armstrong, Jennifer Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World:  Shackleton's Amazing Voyage. 7-8
Goldschneider, Gary The Secret Language of Birthdays:  Personology Profiles for Each Day of the Year. 7-8
Gravelle, Karen 5 Ways to Know About You. 7-8

Poetry

Chaikin, Miriam Don’t Step on the Sky: A Handful of Haiku. 1-3
Dotlich, Rebecca Kai When Riddles Come Rumbling: Poems to Ponder.  K-3
George, Kristine O’Connell Little Dog Poems.   K-3
George, Kristine O'Connell Swimming Ustream: Middle Shool Poems.   4–7
Graham, Joan Bransfield Flicker Flash.   1-3
Hoberman, Mary Ann You Read to Me, I’ll Read to You:  Very Short Stories to Read Together.  K-2
Kennedy, X.J. Knock at a Star: A Child’s Introduction to Poetry. 4-8
Lewis, J. Patrick Freedom Like Sunlight: Praisesongs for Black Americans.   4-8
Millay, Edna St. Vincent Edna St. Vincent Millay.  6-8
Prelutsky, Jack The New Kid on the Block.   2-4
Silverstein, Shel Where the Sidewalk Ends. 2-4
Wayland, April Halprin Girl Coming in For A Landing.   5-7
Wise, William Dinosaurs Forever.   K-3
Paolilli, Paul Silver Seeds:  A Book of Nature Poems.    k-2
Zemach, Margot Some From the Moon Some From the Sun: Poems and Songs for Everyone.  K-2

Romance

Cabot, Meg Princess in Love. 7-8
Cohen, Barbara Seven Daughters and Seven Sons. 7-8
Greene, Bette Summer of My German Soldier. 7-8
Klause, Annette The Silver Kiss. 7-8
Qualey, Marsha Revolutions of the Heart. 7-8

School, Friends and Family

Chorao, Kay Ups and Downs with Oink and Pearl.  1
Cleary, Beverly Dear Mr. Henshaw. 4-5
Cleary, Beverly Muggie Maggie.   2-3
Clements, Andrew Frindle.  3-5
Clements, Andrew The School Story. 4-5
Danziger, Paula P.S. Longer Letter Later.  4-5
De Paola, Tomie Kit and Kat.  K-1
DiCamillo, Kate Because of Winn-Dixie. 4-6
Duffey, Betsy How to Be Cool in Third Grade.   2-3
Feiffer, Jules The Man in the Ceiling. 4-5
Fine, Anne Step by Wicked Step. 4-5
Fitzhugh, Louise Harriet the Spy.   4-5
Fletcher, Ralph Flying Solo.  5-6
Gilson, Jamie Thirteen Ways to Sink a Sub.  3-4
Guilfoile, Elizabeth Nobody Listens to Andrew.   K-1
Hill, Kirkpatrick The Year of Miss Agnes.  3-4
Honey, Elizabeth Don't Pat the Wombat!  4-5
Konigsburg, E.L. From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler.   4-5
Minarik, Else No Fighting, No Biting.  K-1
Park, Barbara Mick Harte was Here. 4-6
Paterson, Katherine Bridge to Terabithia.  6
Robertson, Keith Henry Reed, Inc.   4-5
Rockwell, Thomas How to Eat Fried Worms.   4-5
Sachar, Louis Holes.  5-8
Schnur, Steven The Koufax Dilemma.  3-4
Smith, Roberts The War with Grandpa. 4-5
Soto, Gary The Skirt.  3-4
Vail, Rachel Daring to be Abigail! 4-5
Wolff, Virginia Make Lemonade. 7-8

Science Fiction

Bell, Hilari

A Matter of Profit. 7-8
Buller, Jon Baseball Camp on the Planet of the Eyeballs.  2
Clements, Andrew Things Not Seen.  5-6
Elliott, David The Transmogrification of Roscoe Wizzle.  3-4
Etra, Jonathan Aliens for Breakfast.  3-4
Gardiner, John Top Secret. 4-5
Gauthier, Gail My Life Among the Aliens. 3-4
Gilmore, Kate The Exchange Student.  6-7
Greer, Gery Max and Me and the Time Machine. 4-5
Haddix, Margaret Among the Hidden.  5-6
Haddix, Margaret Peterson Turnabout. 7-8
Hesse, Karen The Music of Dolphins.  5-6
Howarth, Lesley Maphead.  5-6
Hughes, Monica Invitation to the Game.  6-7
Johnston, Tony Alien and Possum:  Friends No Matter What.  K-1
Jones, Diana Wynne Hexwood. 7-8
Logue, Mary Dancing with  an Alien. 7-8
Lowry, Lois Gathering Blue.  6-7
Lowry, Lois The Giver.  5-8
Mackel, Kathy Can of Worms. 4-6
Nix, Garth Shade's Children. 6-8
O'Brien, Robert Z for Zachariah.  6-7
Pratchett, Terry Truckers. 7-8
Service, Pamela Stinker from Space.  3-4
Slobodkin, Louis The Space Ship Under the Apple Tree.   4-5
Yorinks, Arthur Company’s Going.  1-2

Series & Sets

Adams, Douglas The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy 7-8
Adler, David Cam Jansen  2-3
Adler, David Young Cam Jansen  1-2
  The American Girls Collection  3
Atwater-Rhodes, Amelia Demon in My View 7-8
Bailey, Linda Stevie Diamond Mysteries  3-5
Baum, L. Frank The Wizard of Oz   4-6
Bellairs, John The House with a Clock in Its Walls  5-6
Berenstain, Stan The Berenstain Bears  K-1
Blume, Judy Fudge  3-4
Bond, Michael Paddington Bear  2-3
Brashares, Ann The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 7-8
Brown, Marc Arthur  K-2
Cabot, Meg The Princess Diaries 7-8
Cameron, Ann Julian and Huey  2-3
Cameron, Eleanor The Mushroom Planet  3-4
Capucilli, Alyssa Biscuit  K-1
Card, Orson Scott Ender's Game  6-8
Cazet, Denys  Minnie and Moo  K-1
Cleary, Beverly Ramona  3-4
Clifford, Eth Harvey  3-4
Christopher, John The Tripods   5-6
Cole, Joanna The Magic School Bus  K-2
Cooney, Caroline The Face on the Milk Carton 7-8
Cooper, Susan The Dark is Rising  5-6
Coville, Bruce My Teacher is an Alien  3-4
Danziger, Paula Amber Brown  2-3
Duane, Diane Young Wizards  4-5
Eager, Edward Half Magic   4-5
Erickson, John Hank the Cowdog  3-4
Fitzgerald, John The Great Brain  4-5
Gannett, Ruth My Father's Dragon  1-3
Gantos, Jack Joey Pigza  4-5
Gantos, Jack Rotten Ralph  K-2
George, Jean My Side of the Mountain 4-5
Giff, Patricia Ronald Morgan  K-2
Greenburg, Dan Zack Files  2-3
Hoban, Lillian Arthur K-1
Horowitz, Anthony Alex Rider, Spy  5-7
Howe, Deborah Clarence the cat and Harold the dog  3-4
Howe, James Pinky and Rex  1-2
Hurwitz, Johanna Hot and Cold Summer  4-5
Hurwitz, Johanna Elisa  2-3
Hurwitz, Johanna Russell  2-3
Jacques, Brian Redwall  5-6
King, Laurie Mary Russell 7-8
Kline, Suzy Horrible Harry  2-3
Krensky, Stephen Lionel  1-2
Krensky, Stephen Louise  2-3
Lawlor, Laurie Addie  3-4
Le Guin, Ursula Catwings  3-4
L'Engle, Madeleine Wrinkle in Time  5-7
Levine, Gail Carson Princess Tales  3-4
Lewis, C.S. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe   4-6
Lindgren, Astrid Pippi Longstocking 4-6
Lobel, Arnold Frog and Toad  1-2
Lofting, Hugh Doctor Dolittle   4-6
Lovelace, Maud Hart Betsy-Tacy   4-5
Lowry, Lois Anastasia Krupnik  5-6
MacDonald, Betty Bard Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle  3-4
Maguire, Gregory Hamlet Chronicles  3-4
Marshall, James Fox  K-1
McCaffrey, Anne Dragonriders of Pern  6-8
McDonald, Megan Judy Moody  3-4
Mills, Claudia Gus and Grandpa  1-2
Montgomery, L.M. Anne of Green Gables   5-7
Moss, Marissa Amelia's Notebooks  2-3
Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds Alice  5-6
Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds The Bessledorf Hotel  4-5
Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds The Hatfords and Malloys  3-4
Nixon, Joan Orphan Train  4-5
Norton, Mary The Borrowers  4
O'Brien, Robert C. The Rats of NIMH   5-7
Parish, Peggy Amelia Bedelia  K-2
Parish, Peggy Key to the Treasure  3-4
Park, Barbara Junie B. Jones  1-2
Paulsen, Gary Brian  6-7
Peck, Robert Soup  4-5
Pierce, Tamora Alanna  4-5
Pierce, Tamora Circle of Magic  5-6
Pilkey, Dav Captain Underpants  2-3
Pilkey, Dav Ricky Ricotta  1-2
Porte, Barbara Harry  1-2

Pratchett, Terry

Discworld 7-8
Rennison, Louise Confessions of Georgia Nicolson 7-8
Rowling, J.K. Harry Potter   4-8
Roy, Ron A to Z Mysteries  3-4
Rylant, Cynthia Henry and Mudge  1-2
Rylant, Cynthia  Mr. Putter and Tabby  1-2
Sachar, Louis Marvin Redpost  2-3
Sachar, Louis Wayside School 4-5
Scieszka, Jon Time Warp Trio  3-4
Sharmat, Marjorie Nate the Great  2-3
Sheffield, Charles Jupiter  6-8
Snicket, Lemony A Series of Unfortunate Events 4-6
Sobol, Donald Encyclopedia Brown  3-4
Taylor, Sydney All-of-a-Kind Family   3-4
Thaler, Mike School from the Black Lagoon  1-2
Van Draanen, Wendelin Sammy Keyes  4-5
Van Leeuwen, Jean Oliver and Amanda Pig  K-1
Voigt, Cynthia Bad Girls  4-5
Warner, Gertrude Boxcar Children  2-3
Whybrow, Ian Little Wolf  3-4
Wilder, Laura Ingalls Little House   4-5
Wiseman, Bernard Morris and Boris  1-2
Wrede, Patricia The Enchanted Forest Chronicles  5-6
Yolen, Jane Commander Toad.  2

Short Stories

Crutcher, Chris Athletic Shorts: Six Short Stories. 7-8
Gordon, Ruth It Takes a Dog to Raise a Village: True Stories of Remarkable Canine Vagabonds.  6-8
  Vampires: A Collection of Original Stories. 7-8
Vande Velde, Vivian Being Dead:  Stories. 7-8
Vande Velde, Vivian Curses, Inc. and Other Stories.  6-7
Wrede, Patricia Book of Enchantments.  5-6

Sports

Allard, Harry Miss Nelson Has a Field Day.   1-2
Bildner, Phil Shoeless Joe and Black Betsy.   1-2
Cristaldi, Kathryn Baseball Ballerina.  1-2
Deuker, Carl On the Devil's Court.  6-7
Giff, Patricia Ronald Morgan Goes to Bat.  1-2
Gutman, Dan The Million Dollar Shot.  3-4
Hurwitz, Johanna Baseball Fever. 4-5
Kessler, Leonard Kick, Pass, and Run.  1-2
Klass, David Danger Zone. 7-8
Korman, Gordon The Toilet Paper Tigers. 4-5
Korman, Gordon The Zucchini Warriors.  4-5
Mills, Claudia Gus and Grandpa at Basketball.  1-2
Schnur, Steven The Koufax Dilemma. 4-5
Stout, Glenn On the Halfpipe with ... Tony Hawk  3-4
Wolff, Virginia Bat 6.  5-6

Books for Preschoolers

Barrett, Judi Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.
Bemelmans, Ludwig Madeline.
Brown, Margaret Wise Goodnight Moon.
Brown, Marcia Stone Soup.
Brown, Marc Arthur's April Fool.
Brunhoff, Jean de Babar the King.
Burton, Virginia The Little House.
Carle, Erict The Very Quiet Cricket.
Carrick, Carol What Happened to Patrick's Dinosaurs?
DePaola, Tomie Strega Nona.
Flack, Marjorie Ask Mr. Bear.
Freeman, Don Corduroy.
Gag, Wanda Millions of Cats.
Ginsburg, Mirra Mushroom in the Rain.
Henkes, Kevin A Weekend with Wendell.
Hoban, Russell Bread and Jam for Frances.
Holabird, Katharine Angelina and the Princess.
Kellogg, Steven The Mysterious Tadpole.
Marshall, James George and Martha.
McCloskey, Robert Make Way for Ducklings.
Moore, Clement C. The Night Before Christmas.
Payne, Emmy Katy No-Pocket.
Peet, Bill The Caboose Who Got Loose.
Piper, Watty The Little Engine that Could.
Potter, Beatrix The Tale of Benjamin Bunny.
Rey, H. A. Curious George.
Slobodkina, Esphyr Caps for Sale.
Sendak, Maurice Where the Wild Things Are.
Seuss, Dr. Horton Hatches the Egg.
Steig, William Doctor DeSoto.
Ward, Lynd The Biggest Bear.
Zion, Gene Harry the Dirty Dog.


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