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Monday, February 20, 2012

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It's Monday! What Are You Reading? is a blog meme hosted by Book Journey and adapted for the children's department by Teach Mentor Texts.

This past week, I read The Scorpio Races by Maggie Steifvater, along with a huge list of upcoming picture books from Penguin and MPS:

Llama Llama Hoppity-Hop! by Anna Dewdney
The Roller Coaster Kid by Mary Ann Rodman and illustrated by Roger Roth
Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney
Millie Fierce by Jane Manning
Chico the Brave by Dave Horowitz
The Insomniacs by Karina Wolf and The Brothers Hilts
Bad Apple: A Tale of Friendship by Edward Hemingway
The Perfect Present by Fiona Roberton
The Dead Family Diaz by P.J. Bracegirdle and illustrated by Poly Bernatene
Hands around the Library: Protecting Egypt's Treasured Books by Susan L. Roth and Karen Leggett Abouraya and illustrated by Susan L. Roth
What to Do If an Elephant Stands on Your Foot by Michelle Robinson and illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds
This Monster Needs a Haircut by Bethany Barton
The Best Bike Ride Ever by James Priomos and Johanna Wright
Dog in Charge by K.L. Going and illustrated by Dan Santat
Duck Sock Hop by Jane Kohuth and illustrated by Jane Porter
Ladybug Girl and Bingo by David Soman and Jacky Davis
Crinkleroot's Guide to Giving Back to Nature by Jim Arnosky
Pearl and Wagner: Five Days 'Til Summer by Kate McMullan and illustrated by R.W. Alley
Heroes of the Surf by Elisa Carbone and Nancy Carpenter
Hanging Off Jefferson's Nose: Growing Up on Mount Rushmore by Tina Nichols Coury and illustrated by Sally Wern Comport
Every Cowgirl Loves a Rodeo by Rebecca Janni and illustrated by Lynne Avril
I Know a Wee Piggy by Kim Norman and illustrated by Henry Cole
Look Look Outside! by Peter Linenthal
Monkey See, Look at Me! by Lorena Siminovich
Olympig!: The Triumphant Story of an Underdog by Victoria Jamieson
My Special One and Only by Joe Berger
Dog Gone! by Leeza Hernandez
My No, No, No Day! by Rebecca Patterson
ABCers by Carole Lexa Schaefer and illustrated by Pierr Morgan
Rat and Roach: Friends to the End by David Covell
The World's Greatest Lion by Ralph Helfer and illustrated by Ted Lewin
Andrew Henry's Meadow by Doris Burn
Bea at Ballet by Rachel Isadora
Green by Laura Vaccaro Seeger
Plant a Little Seed by Bonnie Christensen
Stop Thief! by Adam J.B. Lane
My Snake Blake by Randy Siegel and Serge Bloch
Mousterpiece by Jane Breskin Zalben
Lucy Can't Sleep by Amy Schwartz
It's a Dog's Life: How Man's Best Friend Sees, Hears and Smells the World by Susan E. Goodman and illustrated by David Slonim
Some Cat! by Mary Casanova and illustrated by Ard Hoyt
A Home for Bird by Philip C. Stead
Creature Count: A Prehistoric Rhyme by Brenda Huante and illustrated by Vincent Nguyen
Working Mummies by Joan Horton and illustrated by Drazen Kozjan
The Chandeliers by Vincent X. Kirsch
Paiute Princess: The Story of Sarah Winnemucca by Deborah Kogan Ray

Over the next week, I will be reading grown-up book American Dervish by Ayad Akhtar in preparation for his author event along with more MPS picture books.

What are you reading?

1 comment:

  1. Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Did you read the list or all the books on the list, and if so, how?Must go read now.

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