2011 January/February

Marco Polo

Marco Polo

Demi
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 8 to 10
Marshall Cavendish Children's Books, 2008   ISBN: 978-0761454335
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Chippy Chipmunk Parties in the Garden

Chippy Chipmunk Parties in the Garden

Kathy M. Miller
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Celtic Sunrise, 2009   ISBN: 978-0984089307
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Ellen Craft's Escape from Slavery

Ellen Craft's Escape from Slavery

Cathy Moore
Illustrator:  Mark Braught 
Nonfiction
For ages 7 to 9
Millbrook Press, 2010   ISBN: 978-0761358756
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Poems for the Very Young

Poems for the Very Young

Selected by Michael Rosen
Illustrator:  Bob Graham 
Poetry Picture Book
For ages 3 to 6
Houghton Mifflin, 2004   ISBN: 0753458160
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How Many Ways Can You Catch a Fly?

How Many Ways Can You Catch a Fly?

Steve Jenkins, Robin Page
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Houghton Mifflin, 2008   ISBN: 978-0618966349
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The Icky Bug Counting Book

The Icky Bug Counting Book

Jerry Pallotta
Illustrator:  Ralph Masiello 
Board Book
Charlesbridge , 1992   ISBN: 0881064963
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Rolling in the Aisles: A Collection of Laugh-Out-Loud poems

Rolling in the Aisles: A Collection of Laugh-Out-Loud poems

Edited by Bruce Lansky
Illustrator:  Stephen Carpenter 
Poetry Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Meadowbrook, 2004   ISBN: 068903766X
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Moon

Moon

Steve Tomecek
Nonfiction
For ages 5 to 7
National Geographic Children's Books, 2005   ISBN: 079228304X
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Ghosts of the White House

Ghosts of the White House

Cheryl Harness
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 10
Simon and Schuster, 2002   ISBN: 0689848927
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The Curse of the Pharaohs : My Adventures with Mummies

The Curse of the Pharaohs : My Adventures with Mummies

Zahi Hawass
Nonfiction
For ages 12 and up
National Geographic Children's Books, 2004   ISBN: 079226665X
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Animals Marco Polo Saw

Animals Marco Polo Saw

Sandra Markle
Illustrator:  Daniela Jaglenka Terrazzini 
Nonfiction  Series
For ages 7 to 10
Chronicle Books, 2009   ISBN: 978-0811850513
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Inside the Beagle with Charles Darwin

Inside the Beagle with Charles Darwin

Fiona Macdonald
Illustrator:  Mark Bergin 
Nonfiction
For ages 8 to 11
Enchanted Lion Books, 2005   ISBN: 1592700411
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Benjamin Franklin, American Genius: His Life and Ideas with 21 Activities (For K

Benjamin Franklin, American Genius: His Life and Ideas with 21 Activities (For K

Brandon Marie Miller
Nonfiction
For ages 9 to 12
Chicago Review Press, 2009   ISBN: 978-1556527579
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Small, Medium and Large

Small, Medium and Large

Jane Monroe Donovan
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Sleeping Bear Press, 2010   ISBN: 1585364479
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Ben and the Emancipation Proclamation

Ben and the Emancipation Proclamation

Historical Fiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 9
Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2009   ISBN: 978-0802853196
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