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Caldecott Medal Winners
The Caldecott Medal has been awarded each year since 1938 to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children. It is awarded by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association.

Newbery Medal Winners
The Newbery Medal has been awarded each year since 1922 to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children. It is awarded by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association.

Christian Book Award Winners
The Christian Book Award has been awarded each year since 1978 to recognize quality Christian books in several categories, including children's books. From 1978 to 2005 the award was known as the Gold Medallion Book Award. It is awarded by The Evangelical Christian Publishers Association.

Top 10 Books for Babies
A list of our top 10 favorite books to read aloud to babies.

Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4
The following books are included in the Sonlight homeschool curriculum for preschool children. These books can be purchased as a package from Sonlight or directly from Amazon or another retailer. If you decide not to purchase the books from Sonlight and you want to use them for homeschool I recommend purchasing the Level P3/4 Parent’s Companion from Sonlight.

Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4
The following books are included in the Before Five in a Row homeschool curriculum for preschool children.

New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
The New York Public Library compiled this list of 100 picture books everyone should know.

Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
The following books are included in the Five in a Row homeschool curriculum for young children.

Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
The following books are included in the Sonlight homeschool curriculum for Pre-K children. These books can be purchased as a package from Sonlight or directly from Amazon or another retailer. If you decide not to purchase the books from Sonlight and you want to use them for homeschool I recommend purchasing the Core P4/5 Instructor's Guide from Sonlight.

What We Read: New Year and Seasons
My newly 4-year old son and I decided to mostly read books about New Years and seasons this week. Here's what we read.

Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature
The following books are included in the Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature Package for homeschool students. These books can be purchased as a package from Veritas Press or directly from Amazon or another retailer.

Cybils Award Winners
The Cybils Awards are given each year by bloggers for the year's best children's and young adult titles. The Cybils Awards aims to recognize the children's and young adult authors and illustrators whose books combine the highest literary merit and popular appeal.

Ezra Jack Keats Award Winners
The Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Award was established in 1985 to encourage and celebrate up-and-coming authors of picture books written in the tradition of Keats­—that is, with original, well-told stories that reflect the universal qualities of childhood and the multicultural nature of our world. The goal is to help writers continue to create outstanding picture books for a diverse audience. The New Illustrator Award was added in 2001 to reward originality of artistic expression as well.

What We Read: Winter and Snow
We decided to read about winter and snow this week. My son enjoys snow vicariously through books since we live in Northern California.

What We Read: Trucks and Construction
Ever since he was a year old my son has loved trucks. The highlight of his second birthday was the construction going on outside our house. That interest remains and he loved this week's focus on construction.

Sonlight Level A for Ages 5-7
The following books are included in the Sonlight homeschool curriculum for children ages 5-7. These books can be purchased as a package from Sonlight or directly from Amazon or another retailer. If you decide not to purchase the books from Sonlight and you want to use them for homeschool I recommend purchasing the Level A Instructor's Guide from Sonlight.

Moving Beyond the Page Age 4-5 Literature Package
The following books are included in the Moving Beyond the Page homeschool curriculum for children ages 4-5. These books can be purchased as a package from Moving Beyond the Page or directly from Amazon or another retailer. You may also be interested in the complete Moving Beyond the Page Age 4-5 Curriculum.

Top 10 Thanksgiving Picture Books
A list of our favorite Thanksgiving picture books.

Top 10 Vintage Anthologies
A list of our favorite vintage anthologies.

Michael L. Printz Award Winners
The Michael L. Printz Award is an award for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature. Services Association. The award is sponsored by Booklist, a publication of the American Library Association.

Top 10 Books to Read Aloud During Advent
Our favorite books to read aloud during Advent as we prepare for the celebration of the coming of our Savior.

Top 25 Christmas Picture Books
A list of our favorite Christmas picture books.

Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
A list of 100 children's books to read selected by the Amazon Book Editors.

Top 10 First Chapter Books for Preschoolers
These short and engaging chapter books are a great way to help children begin to enjoy longer books with fewer pictures.

Top 10 Audible Audiobooks for Children
A list of some of the best audiobooks for children that can be found on Audible. And here are 10 more of our favorite Audible audiobooks.

TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
To honor the best books for young adults and children, TIME compiled this survey in consultation with respected peers such as U.S. Children's Poet Laureate Kenn Nesbitt, children's-book historian Leonard Marcus, the National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature, the Young Readers Center at the Library of Congress, the Every Child a Reader literacy foundation and 10 independent booksellers.

Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales
A list of our favorite beautifully illustrated fairy tales.

What We Read: Russia
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Russia.

What We Read: Canada
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Canada.

What We Read: Music
This week my 4-year old son and I read about music and we read picture books where the words are lyrics to well known songs.

What We Read: Japan
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Japan.

What We Read: Korea
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Korea.

Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
To encourage the joy of reading, the Mensa Foundation has developed the Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Program, a year-round challenge to kids of all ages based on the NEH's "Summertime Favorites" reading list, with some alterations.

Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners
The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are given annually to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African American culture and universal human values. The award commemorates the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and honors his wife, Mrs. Coretta Scott King, for her courage and determination to continue the work for peace and world brotherhood.

The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are now an officially recognized ALA award.

What We Read: China
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in China.

What We Read: Southeast Asia
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. For the past two weeks we read books about Southeast Asia focusing primarily on the Philippines and Thailand.

What We Read: New Zealand
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in New Zealand. We also read a story from Papua New Guinea and Fiji.

Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8
The following books are included in the Sonlight homeschool curriculum for children ages 6-8. The focus of this curriculum is Intro to World History. These books can be purchased as a package from Sonlight or directly from Amazon or another retailer. If you decide not to purchase the books from Sonlight and you want to use them for homeschool I recommend purchasing the Level B Instructor's Guide from Sonlight.

Top 10 Book List Books and Resources
I would love to post every book list on this site but some excellent resources are copyrighted and I want to make sure you're aware of them. These are some of our go-to resources.

What We Read: Australia
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Australia.

What We Read: Antarctica
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're on the continent of Antarctica.

My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection
The following books are included in the My Father's World homeschool curriculum for children in Kindergarten. These books can be purchased as a collection from My Father's World or directly from Amazon or another retailer. You may also be interested in the complete My Father's World Kindergarten Curriculum.

What We Read: Summer and the Beach
We decided to read about summer and the beach this week.

What We Read: India
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in India and Sri Lanka.

What We Read: Middle East
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in the Middle East focusing on Israel, Iran, and Pakistan.

What We Read: Greece
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Greece.

Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
To encourage the joy of reading, the Mensa Foundation has developed the Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Program, a year-round challenge to kids of all ages based on the NEH's "Summertime Favorites" reading list, with some alterations.

What We Read: Eastern Europe
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Eastern Europe focusing on Poland and Hungary.

What We Read: Nordic Countries
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Scandinavia or the Nordic countries of Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and Iceland.

What We Read: Scotland and Wales
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Scotland and Wales.

Top 10 Easter Picture Books
A list of our favorite Easter picture books.

Picture Books for Minor Holidays
As a family we don't decorate or do much for the holidays except Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. However, we do try to read at least one or two books for each holiday. Here are some of our favorites.

What We Read: England
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in England.

What We Read: Ireland
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Ireland.

Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package
The following books are included in the Moving Beyond the Page homeschool curriculum for children ages 5-7. These books can be purchased as a package from Moving Beyond the Page or directly from Amazon or another retailer. You may also be interested in the complete Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Curriculum.

What We Read: The Netherlands and Belgium
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in the Netherlands and Belgium.

Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 7-8
To encourage the joy of reading, the Mensa Foundation has developed the Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Program, a year-round challenge to kids of all ages based on the NEH's "Summertime Favorites" reading list, with some alterations.

What We Read: Germany, Austria, and Switzerland
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.

What We Read: France
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in France.

What We Read: Italy
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Italy.

What We Read: Spain and Portugal
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Spain and Portugal.

What We Read: North Africa (Egypt and Morocco)
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in North Africa and focusing on Egypt and Morocco.

What We Read: West Africa
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in West Africa.

Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
Reading Roadmaps is a manual containing annotated reading lists for grades K-12 created by the Center for Lit. The manual summarizes the plot, themes, and other literary devices in each of the books. The following books are covered for Kindergarten.

Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 9-12
To encourage the joy of reading, the Mensa Foundation has developed the Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Program, a year-round challenge to kids of all ages based on the NEH's "Summertime Favorites" reading list, with some alterations.

What We Read: Central Africa
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Central Africa.

What We Read: East Africa
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in East Africa.

What We Read: Southern Africa
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Southern Africa.

What We Read: Brazil and Argentina
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in South America, focusing on Brazil and Argentina.

Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Reading Roadmaps is a manual containing annotated reading lists for grades K-12 created by the Center for Lit. The manual summarizes the plot, themes, and other literary devices in each of the books. The following books are covered for 1st grade.

What We Read: Colombia and Peru
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in South America, focusing on Colombia and Peru.

Moving Beyond the Page Age 6-8 Literature Package
The following books are included in the Moving Beyond the Page homeschool curriculum for children ages 6-8. These books can be purchased as a package from Moving Beyond the Page or directly from Amazon or another retailer. You may also be interested in the complete Moving Beyond the Page Age 6-8 Curriculum.

What We Read: Central America and the Caribbean
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Central America and the Caribbean.

What We Read: Mexico
My 5-year old son and I are studying geography and reading books from different countries. This week we're in Mexico.

Angelicum Academy Nursery Good Books
The following books are included in the Nursery Good Books Guide written by Dr. James S. Taylor and available from Angelicum Academy Bookstore.

Angelicum Academy Preschool Good Books
The following books are included in the Preschool Good Books Guide written by Dr. James S. Taylor and available from Angelicum Academy Bookstore.

Sonlight Level C for Ages 7-9
The following books are included in the Sonlight homeschool curriculum for children ages 7-9. The focus of this curriculum is Intro to World History. These books can be purchased as a package from Sonlight or directly from Amazon or another retailer. If you decide not to purchase the books from Sonlight and you want to use them for homeschool I recommend purchasing the Level C Instructor's Guide from Sonlight.

Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
The following books are included in the Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program. These books can be purchased as a package from Memoria Press or directly from Amazon or another retailer. You may also be interested in the complete Memoria Press Jr. Kindergarten Curriculum.

Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
The following books are included in the Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program. These books can be purchased as a package from Memoria Press or directly from Amazon or another retailer. You may also be interested in the complete Memoria Press Kindergarten Curriculum.

Veritas Press 2nd Grade Literature
The following books are included in the Vertias Press 2nd Grade Literature Package for homeschool students. These books can be purchased as a package from Vertias Press or directly from Amazon or another retailer.

Top 10 Poetry Collections for Children
A list of our favorite poetry collections.

Angelicum Academy Kindergarten Good Books
The following books are included in the Kindergarten Good Books Guide written by Dr. James S. Taylor and available from Angelicum Academy Bookstore.

Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
The following books are included in the Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program. These books can be purchased as a package from Memoria Press or directly from Amazon or another retailer. You may also be interested in the complete Memoria Press 1st Grade Curriculum.

Top 10 Books for Toddlers
A list of our top 10 favorite books to read aloud to toddlers.

Reading Roadmaps 2nd Grade
Reading Roadmaps is a manual containing annotated reading lists for grades K-12 created by the Center for Lit. The manual summarizes the plot, themes, and other literary devices in each of the books. The following books are covered for 2nd grade.

Reading Roadmaps 3rd Grade
Reading Roadmaps is a manual containing annotated reading lists for grades K-12 created by the Center for Lit. The manual summarizes the plot, themes, and other literary devices in each of the books. The following books are covered for 3rd grade.

Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
The following books are included in the Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program. These books can be purchased as a package from Memoria Press or directly from Amazon or another retailer. You may also be interested in the complete Memoria Press 2nd Grade Curriculum.

Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
The following books are included in the Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program. These books can be purchased as a package from Memoria Press or directly from Amazon or another retailer. You may also be interested in the complete Memoria Press 3rd Grade Curriculum.

101 Great Books Recommended for College-Bound Readers
A list of 101 books recommended for college-bound readers as compiled by The College Board.

Angelicum Academy 1st Grade Good Books
The following books are included in the 1st Grade Good Books Guide written by Dr. James S. Taylor and available from Angelicum Academy Bookstore.

Angelicum Academy 2nd Grade Good Books
The following books are included in the 2nd Grade Good Books Guide written by Dr. James S. Taylor and available from Angelicum Academy Bookstore.

Angelicum Academy 3rd Grade Good Books
The following books are included in the 3rd Grade Good Books Guide written by Dr. James S. Taylor and available from Angelicum Academy Bookstore.

NPR's Top 100 Science-Fiction, Fantasy Books
The results of the NPR Science Fiction and Fantasy survey, as nominated by 60,000 participants and the NPR Science Fiction and Fantasy Panel.

Note: Many of these books are appropriate for late teens and young adults.

Moving Beyond the Page Age 7-9
The following books are included in the Moving Beyond the Page homeschool curriculum for children ages 7-9. These books can be purchased as a package from Moving Beyond the Page or directly from Amazon or another retailer. You may also be interested in the complete Moving Beyond the Page Age 7-9 Curriculum.

Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature
The following books are included in the Vertias Press 3rd Grade Literature Package for homeschool students. These books can be purchased as a package from Vertias Press or directly from Amazon or another retailer.

Sonlight Level D for Ages 8-11
The following books are included in the Sonlight homeschool curriculum for children ages 8-11. The focus of this curriculum is Intro to American History. These books can be purchased as a package from Sonlight or directly from Amazon or another retailer. If you decide not to purchase the books from Sonlight and you want to use them for homeschool I recommend purchasing the Level D Instructor's Guide from Sonlight.

Sonlight Grade 1 Readers
The following books are included in the Grade 1 Readers package from Sonlight, a homeschool curriculum provider. They are great early readers for children who are beginning to learn to read. These books can be purchased as a package from Sonlight or directly from Amazon or another retailer.

Sonlight Grade 2 Readers
The following books are included in the Grade 2 Readers package from Sonlight, a homeschool curriculum provider. They are great early readers for children who are beginning to learn to read. These books can be purchased as a package from Sonlight or directly from Amazon or another retailer.

New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing 2010
In 2010 librarians from the New York Public Library compiled this list of what they considered to be the very best children's books for toddlers through sixth graders.

Top 20 Christmas Chapter Books
A list of our favorite chapter books to read at Christmas time.

New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing 2011
In 2011 librarians from the New York Public Library compiled this list of what they considered to be the very best children's books for toddlers through sixth graders.

12 Books to Read During the Twelve Days of Christmas
To celebrate the twelve days of Christmas between Christmas day and Epiphany we enjoy reading these picture books.

Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Mater Amabilis is a free online Pre-K-8 Charlotte Mason style curriculum for Catholics. The following books are recommended for Pre-K ages 4-5.

Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
Mater Amabilis is a free online Pre-K-8 Charlotte Mason style curriculum for Catholics. The following books are recommended for Kindergarten ages 5-6.

Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
The Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards recognize and reward excellence in literature for children and young adults. The winning titles must be published in the United States but they may be written or illustrated by citizens of any country.

Top 10 Books to Read Aloud During Lent
Our favorite books to read aloud during Lent as we reflect on our need for Jesus and the beautiful story of resurrection.

Mater Amabilis Level 1B Book List for Ages 6-7
Mater Amabilis is a free online Pre-K-8 Charlotte Mason style curriculum for Catholics. The following books are recommended for Grade 1 ages 6-7. Please note that this curriculum offers many choices and does not expect all the books listed to be read in the year.

Sonlight Level E for Ages 9-12
The following books are included in the Sonlight homeschool curriculum for children ages 9-12. The focus of this curriculum is the second half of Intro to American History. These books can be purchased as a package from Sonlight or directly from Amazon or another retailer. If you decide not to purchase the books from Sonlight and you want to use them for homeschool I recommend purchasing the Level E Instructor's Guide from Sonlight.

Former Sonlight Books
The following books were formally included in the Sonlight homeschool curriculum. Over the years Sonlight has modified their curriculum and these books are no longer included. The year they were removed is included if it's known. This list was compiled using archive.org and doesn't include books that were removed prior to 2001 when the Sonlight website was launched.

National Book Award Young People's Literature Winners
The National Book Foundation awards books that are written by American citizens and published by American publishers between December 1 of the previous year and November 30 of the current year. The following list represents the winners from the Young People's Literature category.

National Book Award Children's Book Winners
The National Book Foundation awards books that are written by American citizens and published by American publishers between December 1 of the previous year and November 30 of the current year. The following list represents the winners from the Children's Book categories that were awarded from until 1969 until 1982.

10 More of our Favorite Audible Audiobooks
We've discovered more fantastic audiobooks on Audible. In additional to our original list of our top 10 here are 10 more of our favorites.

Our Favorite Mother Goose Collections
Mother Goose Day is May 1st and to celebrate I've rounded up a list of our favorite Mother Goose collections.

Top 20 Science and Nature Books for Young Children
A list of our favorite science and nature books for young children.

Top 10 Books About the Olympics
Our favorite books to read aloud before and during the Olympics.

Sonlight Level F for Ages 10-13
The following books are included in the Sonlight homeschool curriculum for children ages 10-13. The focus of this curriculum is non-Western cultures. These books can be purchased as a package from Sonlight or directly from Amazon or another retailer. If you decide not to purchase the books from Sonlight and you want to use them for homeschool I recommend purchasing the Level F Instructor's Guide from Sonlight.

Top 10 Christmas Audiobooks
These are our favorite audiobooks to enjoy during the Christmas season.

Angelicum Academy 4th Grade Good Books
The following books are included in the 4th Grade Good Books Guide written by Dr. James S. Taylor and available from Angelicum Academy Bookstore.

Sonlight Grade 3 Readers
The following books are included in the Grade 3 Readers package from Sonlight, a homeschool curriculum provider. These books can be purchased as a package from Sonlight or directly from Amazon or another retailer.

This Is Not My HatThis Is Not My Hat
by Jon Klassen
Recommended Age: 3
Caldecott Medal Winners

A Ball for DaisyA Ball for Daisy
by Chris Raschka
Recommended Age: 2
Caldecott Medal Winners
New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing 2011

A Sick Day for Amos McGeeA Sick Day for Amos McGee
by Philip C. Stead, Illustrated by Erin E. Stead
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners
New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing 2010
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Lion and the MouseThe Lion and the Mouse
by Jerry Pinkney
Recommended Age: 3
Caldecott Medal Winners

The House in the NightThe House in the Night
by Susan Marie Swanson, Illustrated by Beth Krommes
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners

The Invention of Hugo Cabret: A Novel in Words and PicturesThe Invention of Hugo Cabret: A Novel in Words and Pictures
by Brian Selznick
Recommended Age: 10
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Caldecott Medal Winners

FlotsamFlotsam
by David Wiesner
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners

The Hello, Goodbye WindowThe Hello, Goodbye Window
by Norton Juster, Illustrated by Chris Raschka
Recommended Age: 2
Caldecott Medal Winners

KittenKitten's First Full Moon
by Kevin Henkes
Recommended Age: 2
Caldecott Medal Winners
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

The Man Who Walked Between the TowersThe Man Who Walked Between the Towers
by Mordicai Gerstein
Recommended Age: 6
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Caldecott Medal Winners
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

My Friend RabbitMy Friend Rabbit
by Eric Rohmann
Recommended Age: 3
Caldecott Medal Winners
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

The Three PigsThe Three Pigs
by David Wiesner
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten

So You Want to Be President?So You Want to Be President?
by Judith St. George, Illustrated by David Small
Recommended Age: 8
Caldecott Medal Winners

Joseph Had a Little OvercoatJoseph Had a Little Overcoat
by Simms Taback
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners

Snowflake BentleySnowflake Bentley
by Jacqueline Briggs Martin, Illustrated by Mary Azarian
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Top 20 Science and Nature Books for Young Children
What We Read: Winter and Snow

RapunzelRapunzel
by Paul O. Zelinsky
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

GolemGolem
by David Wisniewski
Recommended Age: 12
Caldecott Medal Winners

Officer Buckle and GloriaOfficer Buckle and Gloria
by Peggy Rathmann
Recommended Age: 6
Caldecott Medal Winners
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program

Smoky NightSmoky Night
by Eve Bunting, Illustrated by David Diaz
Recommended Age: 8
Caldecott Medal Winners

GrandfatherGrandfather's Journey
by Allen Say
Recommended Age: 4
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Caldecott Medal Winners
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
What We Read: Japan

Mirette on the High WireMirette on the High Wire
by Emily Arnold McCully
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
What We Read: France

TuesdayTuesday
by David Wiesner
Recommended Age: 6
Caldecott Medal Winners
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Black and WhiteBlack and White
by David Macaulay
Recommended Age: 9
Caldecott Medal Winners

Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story from ChinaLon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story from China
by Ed Young
Recommended Age: 8
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Caldecott Medal Winners
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
What We Read: China

Song and Dance ManSong and Dance Man
by Karen Ackerman, Illustrated by Stephen Gammell
Recommended Age: 3
Caldecott Medal Winners
What We Read: Music

Owl MoonOwl Moon
by Jane Yolen, Illustrated by John Schoenherr
Recommended Age: 3
Caldecott Medal Winners
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Picture Books for Minor Holidays
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Hey, AlHey, Al
by Arthur Yorinks, Illustrated by Richard Egielski
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners

The Polar ExpressThe Polar Express
by Chris Van Allsburg
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

Saint George and the DragonSaint George and the Dragon
Retold by Margaret Hodges, Illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Recommended Age: 6
Caldecott Medal Winners
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales
What We Read: England

The Glorious Flight: Across the Channel with Louis BleriotThe Glorious Flight: Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot
by Alice & Martin Provensen
Recommended Age: 6
Caldecott Medal Winners
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
What We Read: France

ShadowShadow
Translated and Illustrated by Marcia Brown
Recommended Age: 11
Caldecott Medal Winners

JumanjiJumanji
by Chris Van Allsburg
Recommended Age: 9
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Caldecott Medal Winners
National Book Award Children's Book Winners
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade

FablesFables
by Arnold Lobel
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners
Former Sonlight Books

Ox-Cart ManOx-Cart Man
by Donald Hall, Illustrated by Barbara Cooney
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

The Girl Who Loved Wild HorsesThe Girl Who Loved Wild Horses
by Paul Goble
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners

NoahNoah's Ark
by Peter Spier
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners
National Book Award Children's Book Winners
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4

Ashanti to Zulu: African TraditionsAshanti to Zulu: African Traditions
by Margaret Musgrove, Illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners

Why Mosquitoes Buzz in PeopleWhy Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears
Retold by Verna Aardema, Illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Moving Beyond the Page Age 6-8 Literature Package
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
What We Read: West Africa

Arrow to the SunArrow to the Sun
by Gerald McDermott
Recommended Age: 3
Caldecott Medal Winners

Duffy and the DevilDuffy and the Devil
Retold by Harve Zemach, Illustrated by Margot Zemach
Recommended Age: 6
Caldecott Medal Winners
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade

The Funny Little WomanThe Funny Little Woman
Retold by Arlene Mosel, Illustrated by Blair Lent
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners

One Fine DayOne Fine Day
by Nonny Hogrogian
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program

A Story A StoryA Story A Story
by Gail E. Haley
Recommended Age: 6
Caldecott Medal Winners
What We Read: Central Africa

Sylvester and the Magic PebbleSylvester and the Magic Pebble
by William Steig
Recommended Age: 4
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Caldecott Medal Winners
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Moving Beyond the Page Age 6-8 Literature Package
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Fool of the World and the Flying ShipThe Fool of the World and the Flying Ship
Retold by Arthur Ransome, Illustrated by Uri Shulevitz
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
What We Read: Russia

Drummer HoffDrummer Hoff
Adapted by Barbara Emberley, Illustrated by Ed Emberley
Recommended Age: 3
Caldecott Medal Winners

Sam, Bangs & MoonshineSam, Bangs & Moonshine
by Evaline Ness
Recommended Age: 7
Caldecott Medal Winners
Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade

Always Room for One MoreAlways Room for One More
by Sorche Nic Leodhas, Illustrated by Nonny Hogrogian
Recommended Age: 6
Caldecott Medal Winners

May I Bring a Friend?May I Bring a Friend?
by Beatrice Schenk de Regniers, Illustrated by Beni Montresor
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners
Top 10 Books for Toddlers

Where the Wild Things AreWhere the Wild Things Are
by Maurice Sendak
Recommended Age: 4
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Caldecott Medal Winners
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Snowy DayThe Snowy Day
by Ezra Jack Keats
Recommended Age: 2
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4
Caldecott Medal Winners
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Top 10 Books for Toddlers
What We Read: Winter and Snow

Once a MouseOnce a Mouse
Retold and Illustrated by Marcia Brown
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners

Baboushka and the Three KingsBaboushka and the Three Kings
by Ruth Robbins, Illustrated by Nicolas Sidjakov
Recommended Age: 4
12 Books to Read During the Twelve Days of Christmas
Caldecott Medal Winners

Nine Days to ChristmasNine Days to Christmas
by Marie Hall Ets and Aurora Labastida, Illustrated by Marie Hall Ets
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners

Chanticleer and the FoxChanticleer and the Fox
Adapted and Illustrated by Barbara Cooney
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program

Time of WonderTime of Wonder
by Robert McCloskey
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners
What We Read: Summer and the Beach

A Tree Is NiceA Tree Is Nice
by Janice Udry, Illustrated by Marc Simont
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection

Frog Went A-CourtinFrog Went A-Courtin'
Retold by John Langstaff, Illustrated by Feodor Rojankovsky
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners

Cinderella, or the Little Glass SlipperCinderella, or the Little Glass Slipper
by Marcia Brown
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners

MadelineMadeline's Rescue
by Ludwig Bemelmans
Recommended Age: 3
Caldecott Medal Winners
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade

The Biggest BearThe Biggest Bear
by Lynd Ward
Recommended Age: 7
Caldecott Medal Winners
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Finders KeepersFinders Keepers
by William Lipkind, Illustrated by Nicholas Mordvinoff
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners

The Egg TreeThe Egg Tree
by Katherine Milhous
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners

Song of the SwallowsSong of the Swallows
by Leo Politi
Recommended Age: 6
Caldecott Medal Winners

The Big SnowThe Big Snow
by Berta & Elmer Hader
Recommended Age: 6
Caldecott Medal Winners
Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
What We Read: Winter and Snow

White Snow, Bright SnowWhite Snow, Bright Snow
by Alvin Tresselt, Illustrated by Roger Duvoisin
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program

The Little IslandThe Little Island
by Margaret Wise Brown, Illustrated by Leonard Weisgard
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Moving Beyond the Page Age 4-5 Literature Package
What We Read: Summer and the Beach

The Rooster CrowsThe Rooster Crows
by Maud & Miska Petersham
Recommended Age: 3
Caldecott Medal Winners

Prayer for a ChildPrayer for a Child
by Rachel Field, Illustrated by Elizabeth Orton Jones
Recommended Age: 1
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4
Caldecott Medal Winners

Many MoonsMany Moons
by James Thurber, Illustrated by Louis Slobodkin
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade

The Little HouseThe Little House
by Virginia Lee Burton
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Moving Beyond the Page Age 6-8 Literature Package

Make Way for DucklingsMake Way for Ducklings
by Robert McCloskey
Recommended Age: 3
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Caldecott Medal Winners
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

They Were Strong and GoodThey Were Strong and Good
by Robert Lawson
Recommended Age: 10
Caldecott Medal Winners
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program

Abraham LincolnAbraham Lincoln
by Ingri & Edgar Parin d’Aulaire
Recommended Age: 9
Caldecott Medal Winners

Mei LiMei Li
by Thomas Handforth
Recommended Age: 10
Caldecott Medal Winners

Animals of the BibleAnimals of the Bible
by Helen Dean Fish, Illustrated by Dorothy P. Lathrop
Recommended Age: 9
Caldecott Medal Winners

The One and Only IvanThe One and Only Ivan
by Katherine Applegate
Recommended Age: 8
Newbery Medal Winners

Dead End in NorveltDead End in Norvelt
by Jack Gantos
Recommended Age: 12
Newbery Medal Winners

Moon over ManifestMoon over Manifest
by Clare Vanderpool
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners

When You Reach Me
by Rebecca Stead
Recommended Age: 10
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Newbery Medal Winners

Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval VillageGood Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village
by Laura Amy Schlitz
Recommended Age: 10
Former Sonlight Books
Newbery Medal Winners

The Higher Power of Lucky
by Susan Patron, Illustrated by Matt Phelan
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners

Criss Cross
by Lynne Rae Perkins
Recommended Age: 10
Newbery Medal Winners

Kira-Kira
by Cynthia Kadohata
Recommended Age: 12
Newbery Medal Winners

All-of-a-Kind FamilyAll-of-a-Kind Family
by Sydney Taylor
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Sonlight Level E for Ages 9-12

Crispin: The Cross of Lead
by Avi
Recommended Age: 11
Newbery Medal Winners

A Single Shard
by Linda Sue Park
Recommended Age: 10
Newbery Medal Winners

A Year Down Yonder
by Richard Peck
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners

Bud, Not Buddy
by Christopher Paul
Recommended Age: 10
Newbery Medal Winners

HolesHoles
by Louis Sachar
Recommended Age: 9
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
National Book Award Young People's Literature Winners
Newbery Medal Winners

Out of the Dust
by Karen Hesse
Recommended Age: 11
Newbery Medal Winners

The View from Saturday
by E.L. Konigsburg
Recommended Age: 12
Newbery Medal Winners

The Midwife’s Apprentice
by Karen Cushman
Recommended Age: 12
Newbery Medal Winners

Walk Two MoonsWalk Two Moons
by Sharon Creech
Recommended Age: 11
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Newbery Medal Winners

The GiverThe Giver
by Lois Lowry
Recommended Age: 12
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Former Sonlight Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 7-8
Newbery Medal Winners

Missing MayMissing May
by Cynthia Rylant
Recommended Age: 10
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Newbery Medal Winners

ShilohShiloh
by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
Recommended Age: 11
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Newbery Medal Winners

Maniac MageeManiac Magee
by Jerry Spinelli
Recommended Age: 11
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Newbery Medal Winners

Number the Stars
by Lois Lowry
Recommended Age: 10
Newbery Medal Winners

Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices
by Paul Fleischman
Recommended Age: 7
Newbery Medal Winners

Lincoln: A Photobiography
by Russell Freedman
Recommended Age: 10
Newbery Medal Winners

The Whipping BoyThe Whipping Boy
by Sid Fleischman
Recommended Age: 9
Moving Beyond the Page Age 7-9
Newbery Medal Winners
Reading Roadmaps 2nd Grade

Sarah, Plain and TallSarah, Plain and Tall
by Patricia MacLachlan
Recommended Age: 8
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level D for Ages 8-11
Veritas Press 2nd Grade Literature

The Hero and the Crown
by Robin McKinley
Recommended Age: 13
Newbery Medal Winners

Dear Mr. Henshaw
by Beverly Cleary
Recommended Age: 10
Newbery Medal Winners

Dicey’s Song
by Cynthia Voigt
Recommended Age: 12
Newbery Medal Winners

A Visit to William BlakeA Visit to William Blake's Inn: Poems for Innocent and Experienced Travelers
by Nancy Willard
Recommended Age: 2
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Newbery Medal Winners

Jacob Have I LovedJacob Have I Loved
by Katherine Paterson
Recommended Age: 13
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 7-8
Newbery Medal Winners

A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl’s Journal, 1830-1832A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl’s Journal, 1830-1832
by Joan W. Blos
Recommended Age: 15
Former Sonlight Books
National Book Award Children's Book Winners
Newbery Medal Winners

Bridge to TerabithiaBridge to Terabithia
by Katherine Paterson
Recommended Age: 8
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Newbery Medal Winners

Roll of Thunder, Hear My CryRoll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
by Mildred D. Taylor
Recommended Age: 11
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 7-8
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level E for Ages 9-12

The Grey King (The Dark is Rising Sequence)The Grey King (The Dark is Rising Sequence)
by Susan Cooper
Recommended Age: 11
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Newbery Medal Winners

M. C. Higgins, the GreatM. C. Higgins, the Great
by Virginia Hamilton
Recommended Age: 12
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
National Book Award Children's Book Winners
Newbery Medal Winners

The Slave Dancer
by Paula Fox
Recommended Age: 12
Newbery Medal Winners

Julie of the WolvesJulie of the Wolves
by Jean Craighead George
Recommended Age: 14
Former Sonlight Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 7-8
Newbery Medal Winners

Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMHMrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH
by Robert C. O’Brien
Recommended Age: 9
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Newbery Medal Winners

Summer of the Swans
by Betsy Byars
Recommended Age: 8
Newbery Medal Winners

SounderSounder
by William H. Armstrong
Recommended Age: 11
Former Sonlight Books
Newbery Medal Winners

The High King (The Chronicles of Prydain) The High King (The Chronicles of Prydain)
by Lloyd Alexander
Recommended Age: 9
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Newbery Medal Winners

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. FrankweilerFrom the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
by E.L. Konigsburg
Recommended Age: 11
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level E for Ages 9-12

Up a Road Slowly
by Irene Hunt
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners

I, Juan de Pareja
by Elizabeth Borton de Trevino
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners

Shadow of a Bull
by Maia Wojciechowska
Recommended Age: 13
Newbery Medal Winners

It’s Like This, Cat
by Emily Neville
Recommended Age: 10
Newbery Medal Winners

A Wrinkle in TimeA Wrinkle in Time
by Madeleine L’Engle
Recommended Age: 11
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 7-8
Newbery Medal Winners

The Bronze Bow
by Elizabeth George Speare
Recommended Age: 11
Newbery Medal Winners

Island of the Blue DolphinsIsland of the Blue Dolphins
by Scott O’Dell
Recommended Age: 9
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Former Sonlight Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 7-8
Newbery Medal Winners

Onion John
by Joseph Krumgold
Recommended Age: 8
Newbery Medal Winners

The Witch of Blackbird PondThe Witch of Blackbird Pond
by Elizabeth George Speare
Recommended Age: 11
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 7-8
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level D for Ages 8-11

Rifles for WatieRifles for Watie
by Harold Keith
Recommended Age: 12
Former Sonlight Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 7-8
Newbery Medal Winners

Miracles on Maple HillMiracles on Maple Hill
by Virginia Sorensen
Recommended Age: 8
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level E for Ages 9-12

Carry On, Mr. BowditchCarry On, Mr. Bowditch
by Jean Lee Latham
Recommended Age: 10
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level D for Ages 8-11

The Wheel on the SchoolThe Wheel on the School
by Meindert DeJong
Recommended Age: 8
Former Sonlight Books
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Newbery Medal Winners

…And Now Miguel
by Joseph Krumgold
Recommended Age: 8
Newbery Medal Winners

Secret of the AndesSecret of the Andes
by Ann Nolan Clark
Recommended Age: 12
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level D for Ages 8-11

Ginger PyeGinger Pye
by Eleanor Estes
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners

Amos Fortune, Free Man
by Elizabeth Yates
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners

The Door in the WallThe Door in the Wall
by Marguerite de Angeli
Recommended Age: 10
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level C for Ages 7-9

King of the WindKing of the Wind
by Marguerite Henry
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level F for Ages 10-13

The Twenty-One BalloonsThe Twenty-One Balloons
by William Pène du Bois
Recommended Age: 10
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level C for Ages 7-9

Miss Hickory
by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners

Strawberry GirlStrawberry Girl
by Lois Lenski
Recommended Age: 10
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level C for Ages 7-9

Rabbit HillRabbit Hill
by Robert Lawson
Recommended Age: 9
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Newbery Medal Winners

Johnny TremainJohnny Tremain
by Esther Forbes
Recommended Age: 10
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 7-8
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level D for Ages 8-11

Adam of the Road
by Elizabeth Janet Gray
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners

The Matchlock GunThe Matchlock Gun
by Walter Edmonds
Recommended Age: 8
Former Sonlight Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Newbery Medal Winners
Reading Roadmaps 2nd Grade

Call It CourageCall It Courage
by Armstrong Sperry
Recommended Age: 9
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 7-8
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level F for Ages 10-13

Daniel Boone
by James Daugherty
Recommended Age: 13
Newbery Medal Winners

Thimble SummerThimble Summer
by Elizabeth Enright
Recommended Age: 12
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level E for Ages 9-12

The White Stag
by Kate Seredy
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners

Roller SkatesRoller Skates
by Ruth Sawyer
Recommended Age: 12
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Newbery Medal Winners

Caddie WoodlawnCaddie Woodlawn
by Carol Ryrie Brink
Recommended Age: 10
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level E for Ages 9-12

Dobry
by Monica Shannon
Recommended Age: 11
Newbery Medal Winners

Invincible Louisa: The Story of the Author of Little Women
by Cornelia Meigs
Recommended Age: 11
Newbery Medal Winners

Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze
by Elizabeth Lewis
Recommended Age: 12
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level F for Ages 10-13

Waterless Mountain
by Laura Adams Armer
Recommended Age: 10
Newbery Medal Winners

The Cat Who Went to Heaven
by Elizabeth Coatsworth
Recommended Age: 8
Newbery Medal Winners
Sonlight Level F for Ages 10-13

Hitty, Her First Hundred Years
by Rachel Field
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners

The Trumpeter of Krakow
by Eric P. Kelly
Recommended Age: 11
Newbery Medal Winners

Gay Neck, the Story of a Pigeon
by Dhan Gopal Mukerji
Recommended Age: 10
Newbery Medal Winners

Smoky, the Cowhorse
by Will James
Recommended Age: 12
Newbery Medal Winners

Shen of the Sea
by Arthur Bowie Chrisman
Recommended Age: 13
Newbery Medal Winners

Tales from Silver Lands
by Charles Finger
Recommended Age: 11
Newbery Medal Winners

The Dark Frigate
by Charles Hawes
Recommended Age: 13
Newbery Medal Winners

The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle
by Hugh Lofting
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners

The Story of MankindThe Story of Mankind
by Hendrik Willem van Loon
Recommended Age: 10
Former Sonlight Books
Newbery Medal Winners

The Action Bible DevotionalThe Action Bible Devotional
by Jeremy V. Jones, Illustrated by Sergio Cariello
Recommended Age: 9
Christian Book Award Winners

The Story for Children, A Storybook BibleThe Story for Children, A Storybook Bible

Recommended Age: 4
Christian Book Award Winners

The Action BibleThe Action Bible
Edited by Doug Mauss, Illustrated by Sergio Cariello
Recommended Age: 9
Christian Book Award Winners

B4UD8 — Before You Date: 7 Things You Need to Know before Your Next DateB4UD8 — Before You Date: 7 Things You Need to Know before Your Next Date
by Hayley and Michael DiMarco
Recommended Age: 14
Christian Book Award Winners

For Young Men Only: A Guy’s Guide to the Alien GenderFor Young Men Only: A Guy’s Guide to the Alien Gender
by Jeff Feldhahn and Eric Rice with Shaunti Feldhahn
Recommended Age: 14
Christian Book Award Winners

TeenVirtue Confidential: Your Questions Answered about Guys, God, and Getting OlderTeenVirtue Confidential: Your Questions Answered about Guys, God, and Getting Older
by Vicki Courtney
Recommended Age: 13
Christian Book Award Winners

Sexy Girls: How Hot Is Too Hot?Sexy Girls: How Hot Is Too Hot?
by Hayley DiMarco
Recommended Age: 12
Christian Book Award Winners

TeenVirtue: Real Issues, Real LifeTeenVirtue: Real Issues, Real Life
by Vicki Courtney
Recommended Age: 13
Christian Book Award Winners

II'd Be Your Princess
by Kathryn O’Brien
Recommended Age: 3
Christian Book Award Winners

A Faith to Grow OnA Faith to Grow On
by John MacArthur
Recommended Age: 7
Christian Book Award Winners

Every Young WomanEvery Young Woman's Battle: Guarding Your Mind, Heart, and Body in a Sex-Saturated World
by Shannon Ethridge & Stephen Arterburn
Recommended Age: 13
Christian Book Award Winners

The Mess Detectives: The SlobfatherThe Mess Detectives: The Slobfather
by Doug Peterson
Recommended Age: 4
Christian Book Award Winners

Hymns for a KidHymns for a Kid's Heart
by Joni Eareckson Tada and Bobbie Wolgemuth, Illustrated by Sergio Martinez
Recommended Age: 4
Christian Book Award Winners

Boom: A GuyBoom: A Guy's Guide to Growing Up
by Michael Ross
Recommended Age: 14
Christian Book Award Winners

The New Bible in Pictures for Little EyesThe New Bible in Pictures for Little Eyes
by Ken Taylor
Recommended Age: 2
Christian Book Award Winners

All Is Well: The Miracle of Christmas in JulyAll Is Well: The Miracle of Christmas in July
by Frank Peretti
Recommended Age: 7
Christian Book Award Winners

Every Young ManEvery Young Man's Battle
by Stephen Arterburn and Fred Stoeker, with Mike Yorkey
Recommended Age: 15
Christian Book Award Winners

Blessings Every DayBlessings Every Day
by Carla Barnhill
Recommended Age: 5
Christian Book Award Winners

Window on the WorldWindow on the World
by Daphne Spraggett, with Jill Johnstone
Recommended Age: 6
Christian Book Award Winners
Sonlight Level C for Ages 7-9

The Narrow RoadThe Narrow Road
by Brother Andrew, with John Sherrill and Elizabeth Sherrill
Recommended Age: 15
Christian Book Award Winners

Mad Maddie MaxwellMad Maddie Maxwell
by Stacie Maslyn
Recommended Age: 4
Christian Book Award Winners

A Faith to Grow onA Faith to Grow on
John MacArthur
Recommended Age: 7
Christian Book Award Winners

Extreme FaithExtreme Faith
by Tim Baker
Recommended Age: 13
Christian Book Award Winners

LocomotiveLocomotive
by Brian Floca
Recommended Age: 5
Caldecott Medal Winners

Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated AdventuresFlora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures
by Kate DiCamillo
Recommended Age: 9
Newbery Medal Winners

The Sparkle Box: A Gift with the Power to Change ChristmasThe Sparkle Box: A Gift with the Power to Change Christmas
by Jill Hardie, Illustrated by Christine Kornacki
Recommended Age: 5
Christian Book Award Winners

Goodnight MoonGoodnight Moon
by Margaret Wise Brown
Recommended Age: 1
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Top 10 Books for Babies

Peek-A Who?Peek-A Who?
by Nina Laden
Recommended Age: 1
Top 10 Books for Babies

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
by Eric Carle
Recommended Age: 1
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Top 10 Books for Babies

The Very Hungry CaterpillarThe Very Hungry Caterpillar
by Eric Carle
Recommended Age: 1
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Top 10 Books for Babies

We’ve All Got Bellybuttons!We’ve All Got Bellybuttons!
by David Martin
Recommended Age: 1
Top 10 Books for Babies

I Love You, Little OneI Love You, Little One
by Nancy Tafuri
Recommended Age: 1
Top 10 Books for Babies

Good Night, GorillaGood Night, Gorilla
by Peggy Rathmann
Recommended Age: 1
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Top 10 Books for Babies

Bear Wants MoreBear Wants More
by Karma Wilson
Recommended Age: 1
Top 10 Books for Babies

It Looked Like Spilt MilkIt Looked Like Spilt Milk
by Charles G. Shaw
Recommended Age: 1
Top 10 Books for Babies

Pat the BunnyPat the Bunny
by Dorothy Kunhardt
Recommended Age: 1
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Top 10 Books for Babies

Family-Time Bible in PicturesFamily-Time Bible in Pictures
by Kenneth N. Taylor
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4

20th Century Children’s Book Treasury20th Century Children’s Book Treasury
by Janet Schulman
Recommended Age: 3
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4

A First Book of Fairy TalesA First Book of Fairy Tales
by Mary Hoffman
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4
What We Read: Winter and Snow

Make Way for McCloskey: A Robert McCloskey TreasuryMake Way for McCloskey: A Robert McCloskey Treasury
by Robert McCloskey
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4

The Bee TreeThe Bee Tree
by Patricia Polacco
Recommended Age: 3
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4

Eloise Wilkin StoriesEloise Wilkin Stories
illustrated by Eloise Wilkin
Recommended Age: 3
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4

Go, Dog. Go!Go, Dog. Go!
by P.D. Eastman
Recommended Age: 3
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Hans Christian Andersen’s Fairy TalesHans Christian Andersen’s Fairy Tales
by Val Biro
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4

Horton Hatches the EggHorton Hatches the Egg
by Dr. Seuss
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4

Ian and the Gigantic Leafy ObstacleIan and the Gigantic Leafy Obstacle
by Shelia Miller
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4
What We Read: Southeast Asia

Mike Mulligan and MoreMike Mulligan and More
by Virginia Lee Burton
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4

Nana Upstairs & Nana DownstairsNana Upstairs & Nana Downstairs
by Tomie dePaola
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4

Our Animal Friends at Maple Hill FarmOur Animal Friends at Maple Hill Farm
by Alice Provensen
Recommended Age: 3
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4
Top 20 Science and Nature Books for Young Children

Poems and Prayers for the Very YoungPoems and Prayers for the Very Young
by Martha Alexander
Recommended Age: 3
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4
Top 10 Poetry Collections for Children

Richard Scarry’s What Do People Do All Day?Richard Scarry’s What Do People Do All Day?
by Richard Scarry
Recommended Age: 3
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4
What We Read: Trucks and Construction

The Tall Book of Nursery TalesThe Tall Book of Nursery Tales
by Aleksey Ivanov
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4

Harper Collins Treasury of Picture Book ClassicsHarper Collins Treasury of Picture Book Classics
by Tegen Katherine
Recommended Age: 3
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4

Flip Flap Body BookFlip Flap Body Book
by Alastair Smith
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Preschool Book List for Ages 3-4
Top 20 Science and Nature Books for Young Children

Jesse Bear, What Will You Wear?Jesse Bear, What Will You Wear?
by N. W. Carlstrom
Recommended Age: 3
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4

Yellow BallYellow Ball
by Molly Bang
Recommended Age: 3
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4

My Blue BoatMy Blue Boat
by Chris L. Demarest
Recommended Age: 3
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4

The Little RabbitThe Little Rabbit
by Judy Dunn
Recommended Age: 4
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4

Ask Mr. BearAsk Mr. Bear
by Marjorie Flack
Recommended Age: 3
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4

Blueberries for SalBlueberries for Sal
by Robert McCloskey
Recommended Age: 4
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Moving Beyond the Page Age 4-5 Literature Package
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Top 10 Books for Toddlers
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

The Big Green PocketbookThe Big Green Pocketbook
by Candice Ransom
Recommended Age: 4
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4

The Runaway BunnyThe Runaway Bunny
by Margaret Wise Brown
Recommended Age: 3
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The ABC BunnyThe ABC Bunny
by Wanda Gag
Recommended Age: 3
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4

If Jesus Came to My HouseIf Jesus Came to My House
by Joan Gale Thomas
Recommended Age: 3
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4

Caps for SaleCaps for Sale
by Esphyr Slobodkina
Recommended Age: 4
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

The Carrot SeedThe Carrot Seed
by Ruth Krauss
Recommended Age: 3
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten

The Quiet Way HomeThe Quiet Way Home
by Bonny Becker
Recommended Age: 3
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4

Play With MePlay With Me
by Marie Hall Ets
Recommended Age: 3
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4

I Am an ArtistI Am an Artist
by Pat L. Collins
Recommended Age: 4
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4

Angus LostAngus Lost
by Marjorie Flack
Recommended Age: 3
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

Katy No-PocketKaty No-Pocket
by Emmy Payne
Recommended Age: 4
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection

We’re Going On a Bear HuntWe’re Going On a Bear Hunt
by Michael Rosen
Recommended Age: 3
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Red CarpetThe Red Carpet
by Rex Parkin
Recommended Age: 4
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4

CorduroyCorduroy
by Don Freeman
Recommended Age: 4
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Jenny’s Surprise SummerJenny’s Surprise Summer
by Eugenie
Recommended Age: 4
Before Five in a Row Book List for Ages 3-4

AbuelaAbuela
by Arthur Dorros
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad DayAlexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
by Judith Viorst
Recommended Age: 4
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Moving Beyond the Page Age 6-8 Literature Package
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Anansi and the Moss-covered RockAnansi and the Moss-covered Rock
by Eric A. Kimmel
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Andy and the LionAndy and the Lion
by James Daugherty
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Bark, GeorgeBark, George
by Jules Feiffer
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

The Bossy Gallito: A Traditional Cuban Folk TaleThe Bossy Gallito: A Traditional Cuban Folk Tale
by Lucia M. Gonzalez; illustrated by Lulu Delacre
Recommended Age: 6
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
What We Read: Central America and the Caribbean

Bread and Jam for FrancesBread and Jam for Frances
by Russell Hoban; illustrated by Lillian Hoban
Recommended Age: 4
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Bruno MunariBruno Munari's ABC
by Bruno Munari
Recommended Age: 2
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

BuzBuz
by Richard Egielski
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

A Chair for My MotherA Chair for My Mother
by Vera Williams
Recommended Age: 4
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Chicka Chicka Boom BoomChicka Chicka Boom Boom
by Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault; illustrated by Lois Ehlert
Recommended Age: 2
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
What We Read: Trucks and Construction

Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That TypeClick, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type
by Doreen Cronin
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Come Along, Daisy!Come Along, Daisy!
by Jane Simmons
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Curious GeorgeCurious George
by H.A. Rey
Recommended Age: 3
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Dinosaur Roar!Dinosaur Roar!
by Paul Stickland and Henrietta Stickland
Recommended Age: 2
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

DonDon't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!
by Mo Willems
Recommended Age: 3
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Duck on a BikeDuck on a Bike
by David Shannon
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Fire TruckFire Truck
by Peter Sis
Recommended Age: 2
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Freight TrainFreight Train
by Donald Crews
Recommended Age: 2
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Froggy Gets DressedFroggy Gets Dressed
by Jonathan London
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

The GardenerThe Gardener
by Sarah Stewart
Recommended Age: 5
Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade

George and MarthaGeorge and Martha
by James Marshall
Recommended Age: 4
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Go Away, Big Green Monster!Go Away, Big Green Monster!
by Ed Emberly
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

GoinGoin' Someplace Special
by Patricia McKissack
Recommended Age: 6
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

GossieGossie
by Dunrea Olivier
Recommended Age: 2
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Harold and the Purple CrayonHarold and the Purple Crayon
by Crockett Johnson
Recommended Age: 3
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Moving Beyond the Page Age 4-5 Literature Package
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Top 10 Books for Toddlers

Harry the Dirty DogHarry the Dirty Dog
by Gene Zion; illustrated by Margaret Graham
Recommended Age: 3
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Top 10 Books for Toddlers
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Henry Hikes To FitchburgHenry Hikes To Fitchburg
by D.B. Johnson
Recommended Age: 4
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Ezra Jack Keats Award Winners
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night?How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night?
by Jane Yolen
Recommended Age: 2
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

I Kissed The Baby!I Kissed The Baby!
by Mary Murphy
Recommended Age: 1
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

If You Give A Mouse A CookieIf You Give A Mouse A Cookie
by Laura Numeroff
Recommended Age: 3
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

It Could Always Be Worse: A Yiddish FolktaleIt Could Always Be Worse: A Yiddish Folktale
Retold And Illustrated by Margot Zemach
Recommended Age: 5
Former Sonlight Books
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten

John HenryJohn Henry
by Lester Julius; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Recommended Age: 10
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

JuliusJulius
by Angela Johnson; Illustrated By Dav Pilkey
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Lilly’s Purple Plastic PurseLilly’s Purple Plastic Purse
by Kevin Henkes
Recommended Age: 4
Moving Beyond the Page Age 6-8 Literature Package
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Line-Up BookThe Line-Up Book
by Russo Marisabina
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

The Little Red Hen: An Old StoryThe Little Red Hen: An Old Story
by Margot Zemach
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Lyle, Lyle, CrocodileLyle, Lyle, Crocodile
by Bernard Waber
Recommended Age: 5
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Mabela The CleverMabela The Clever
by Margaret Read Macdonald
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
What We Read: West Africa

Machines At WorkMachines At Work
by Byron Barton
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

MadelineMadeline
by Ludwig Bemelmans
Recommended Age: 4
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature
What We Read: France

Maisy Goes SwimmingMaisy Goes Swimming
by Lucy Cousins
Recommended Age: 2
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Mama Cat Has Three KittensMama Cat Has Three Kittens
by Denise Fleming
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Martha SpeaksMartha Speaks
by Susan Meddaugh
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Mike Mulligan And His Steam ShovelMike Mulligan And His Steam Shovel
by Virginia Lee Burton
Recommended Age: 4
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
What We Read: Trucks and Construction

Millions Of CatsMillions Of Cats
by Wanda Gág
Recommended Age: 3
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Moving Beyond the Page Age 4-5 Literature Package
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Miss Nelson Is Missing!Miss Nelson Is Missing!
by Harry Allard and James Marshall
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Mr. GumpyMr. Gumpy's Outing
by John Birmingham
Recommended Age: 3
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

MufaroMufaro's Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale
Retold And Illustrated By John Steptoe
Recommended Age: 5
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
What We Read: Southern Africa

Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!
by Candace Fleming
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

The Napping HouseThe Napping House
by Audrey Wood
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Top 10 Books for Toddlers

No, David!No, David!
by David Shannon
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Off To School, Baby Duck!Off To School, Baby Duck!
by Amy Hest
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Old Black FlyOld Black Fly
by Jim Aylesworth
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

OliviaOlivia
by Ian Falconer
Recommended Age: 4
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

OwenOwen
by Kevin Henkes
Recommended Age: 3
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Papa, Please Get The Moon For MePapa, Please Get The Moon For Me
by Eric Carle
Recommended Age: 2
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Pierre: A Cautionary TalePierre: A Cautionary Tale
by Maurice Sendak
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Puss In BootsPuss In Boots
by Charles Perrault
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

The Random House Book Of Mother Goose: A Treasury Of 386 Timeless Nursery RhymesThe Random House Book Of Mother Goose: A Treasury Of 386 Timeless Nursery Rhymes
by Arnold Lobel
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Round TripRound Trip
by Ann Jonas
Recommended Age: 5
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

RumpelstiltskinRumpelstiltskin
by Paul O. Zelinsky
Recommended Age: 5
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Spots, Feathers And Curly TailsSpots, Feathers And Curly Tails
by Nancy Tafuri
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

The Story of FerdinandThe Story of Ferdinand
by Munro Leaf
Recommended Age: 4
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
What We Read: Spain and Portugal

The Stray DogThe Stray Dog
by Simont Marc
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Strega NonaStrega Nona
by Tomie DePaola
Recommended Age: 4
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

SwimmySwimmy
by Leo Lionni
Recommended Age: 4
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

The Tale Of Peter RabbitThe Tale Of Peter Rabbit
by Beatrix Potter
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Tar BeachTar Beach
by Faith Ringgold
Recommended Age: 4
Ezra Jack Keats Award Winners
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Ten, Nine, EightTen, Nine, Eight
by Molly Bang
Recommended Age: 2
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A FlyThere Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly
by Simms Taback
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

The Three BearsThe Three Bears
by Paul Galdone
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten

Trashy TownTrashy Town
by Andrea Griffing Zimmerman
Recommended Age: 2
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

The True Story Of The Three Little PigsThe True Story Of The Three Little Pigs
by John A. Wolf Scieszka
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

UptownUptown
by Collier Bryan
Recommended Age: 3
Ezra Jack Keats Award Winners
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

The Wheels On The BusThe Wheels On The Bus
Adapted And Illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky
Recommended Age: 2
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

WhereWhere's Spot?
by Eric Hill
Recommended Age: 2
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Whistle For WillieWhistle For Willie
by Ezra Jack Keats
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
What We Read: Music

The Wolf’s Chicken StewThe Wolf’s Chicken Stew
by Keiko Kasza
Recommended Age: 4
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

YokoYoko
by Rosemary Wells
Recommended Age: 3
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know

Zomo The Rabbit: A Trickster Tale From West AfricaZomo The Rabbit: A Trickster Tale From West Africa
Retold And Illustrated by Gerald Mcdermott
Recommended Age: 5
New York Public Library’s List of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know
What We Read: West Africa

The Story About PingThe Story About Ping
by Marjorie Flack and Kurt Wiese
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Former Sonlight Books
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
What We Read: China

LentilLentil
by Robert McCloskey
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
What We Read: Music

A Pair of Red ClogsA Pair of Red Clogs
by Masako Matsuno
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
What We Read: Japan

The Rag CoatThe Rag Coat
by Lauren Mills
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Who Owns the Sun?Who Owns the Sun?
by Stacy Chbosky
Recommended Age: 6
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

How to Make an Apple Pie and See the WorldHow to Make an Apple Pie and See the World
by Marjorie Priceman
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade

Cranberry ThanksgivingCranberry Thanksgiving
by Wende and Harry Devlin
Recommended Age: 6
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Top 10 Thanksgiving Picture Books

Another Celebrated Dancing BearAnother Celebrated Dancing Bear
by Gladys Scheffrin-Falk
Recommended Age: 6
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
What We Read: Russia

Papa PiccoloPapa Piccolo
by Carol Talley
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
What We Read: Italy

Very Last First TimeVery Last First Time
by Jan Andrews
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
What We Read: Canada

The Clown of GodThe Clown of God
by Tomie DePaola
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Mater Amabilis Level 1B Book List for Ages 6-7
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books
What We Read: Italy

Storm in the NightStorm in the Night
by Mary Stoltz
Recommended Age: 6
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Katy and the Big SnowKaty and the Big Snow
by Virginia Lee Burton
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
What We Read: Winter and Snow

Night of the MoonjelliesNight of the Moonjellies
by Mark Shasha
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Stopping by Woods on a Snowy EveningStopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
by Robert Frost; Illustrations by Susan Jeffers
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program

The Giraffe That Walked to ParisThe Giraffe That Walked to Paris
by Nancy Milton
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
What We Read: France

Three NamesThree Names
by Patricia MacLachlan
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Wee GillisWee Gillis
by Munro Leaf
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
What We Read: Scotland and Wales

A New Coat for AnnaA New Coat for Anna
by Harriet Ziefert
Recommended Age: 6
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature
What We Read: Germany, Austria, and Switzerland

Mrs. Katz and TushMrs. Katz and Tush
by Patricia Polacco
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
What We Read: Eastern Europe

Babar: To Duet or Not to DuetBabar: To Duet or Not to Duet
based on characters by DeBrunhoff
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Down the MountainDown the Mountain
by Ellis Credle
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Mr. Gumpy’s Motor CarMr. Gumpy’s Motor Car
by John Burningham
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
What We Read: Trucks and Construction

All Those Secrets of the WorldAll Those Secrets of the World
by Jane Yolen
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Miss RumphiusMiss Rumphius
by Barbara Cooney
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
National Book Award Children's Book Winners
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Little Red LIghthouse and the Great Gray BridgeThe Little Red LIghthouse and the Great Gray Bridge
by Hildegarde Swift
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
What We Read: Trucks and Construction

Follow the Drinking GourdFollow the Drinking Gourd
by Jeanette Winter
Recommended Age: 6
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

When I Was Young in the MountainsWhen I Was Young in the Mountains
by Cynthia Rylant
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Andy and the CircusAndy and the Circus
by Ellis Credle
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

The Wild Horses of SweetbriarThe Wild Horses of Sweetbriar
by Natalie Kinsey-Warnock
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Paul ReverePaul Revere's Ride
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, illustrated by Ted Rand
Recommended Age: 6
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3

Henry the CastawayHenry the Castaway
by Mark Taylor
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

The Finest Horse in TownThe Finest Horse in Town
by Jacqueline Briggs Martin
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Truman’s Aunt FarmTruman’s Aunt Farm
by Jama Kim Rattigan
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

The Duchess Bakes a CakeThe Duchess Bakes a Cake
by Virginia Kahl
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
What We Read: England

Daniel’s DuckDaniel’s Duck
by Clyde Robert Bulla
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Warm as WoolWarm as Wool
by Scott Russell Sanders
Recommended Age: 6
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

The Salamander RoomThe Salamander Room
by Anne Mazer
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

Climbing Kansas MountainsClimbing Kansas Mountains
by George Shannon
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Amber on the MountainAmber on the Mountain
by Tony Johnston
Recommended Age: 6
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Little Nino’s PizzeriaLittle Nino’s Pizzeria
by Karen Barbour
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

RoxaboxenRoxaboxen
by Alice McLerran
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program

The RaftThe Raft
by Jim LaMarche
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Mailing MayMailing May
by Michael O. Tunnell
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

The GullywasherThe Gullywasher
by Joyce Rossi
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

ArabellaArabella
by Wendy Orr
Recommended Age: 6
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Higgins Bend Song and DanceHiggins Bend Song and Dance
by Jacqueline Briggs Martin
Recommended Age: 6
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Cowboy CharlieCowboy Charlie
by Jeanette Winter
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Grass SandalsGrass Sandals
by Dawnine Spivak
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

AlbertAlbert
by Donna Jo Napoli
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

The Hickory ChairThe Hickory Chair
by Lisa Rose Fraustino
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

Hanna’s Cold WinterHanna’s Cold Winter
by Trish Marx
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

The Hatmaker’s SignThe Hatmaker’s Sign
Retold by Candace Fleming
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

The Pumpkin RunnerThe Pumpkin Runner
by Marsha Diane Arnold
Recommended Age: 4
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

AngeloAngelo
by David Macaulay
Recommended Age: 5
Five in a Row Book List for Ages 4-8

101 Favorite Stories from the Bible101 Favorite Stories from the Bible
by Ura Miller
Recommended Age: 6
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

PeoplePeople
by Peter Spier
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

Stories from AfricaStories from Africa
by SIM Missionaries
Recommended Age: 5
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
What We Read: Central Africa
What We Read: West Africa

Things People DoThings People Do
by Anne Civardi
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

The Gods Must be AngryThe Gods Must be Angry
by Sheila Walsh Miller
Recommended Age: 5
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
What We Read: Southeast Asia

Then and NowThen and Now
by Heather Amery
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

New Toes for TiaNew Toes for Tia
by Larry Dinkins
Recommended Age: 5
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
What We Read: Southeast Asia

American Tall TalesAmerican Tall Tales
by Jim Weiss
Recommended Age: 5
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

A Treasury of Mother Goose RhymesA Treasury of Mother Goose Rhymes
by Hilda Offen
Recommended Age: 4
Angelicum Academy Kindergarten Good Books
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

The Lion Storyteller Bedtime BookThe Lion Storyteller Bedtime Book
by Bob Hartman
Recommended Age: 5
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
What We Read: Australia
What We Read: Brazil and Argentina
What We Read: Central Africa
What We Read: Central America and the Caribbean
What We Read: England
What We Read: France
What We Read: Germany, Austria, and Switzerland
What We Read: Greece
What We Read: India
What We Read: Ireland
What We Read: Italy
What We Read: Japan
What We Read: Nordic Countries
What We Read: North Africa (Egypt and Morocco)
What We Read: Russia
What We Read: Scotland and Wales
What We Read: Southeast Asia
What We Read: Spain and Portugal

The Complete Adventures of Peter RabbitThe Complete Adventures of Peter Rabbit
by Beatrix Potter
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

The Milly-Molly-Mandy Story BookThe Milly-Molly-Mandy Story Book
by Joyce Lankester Brisley
Recommended Age: 5
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Top 10 First Chapter Books for Preschoolers
Veritas Press 2nd Grade Literature

Stories from Around the WorldStories from Around the World
by Heather Amery
Recommended Age: 5
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
What We Read: Australia
What We Read: Central Africa
What We Read: China
What We Read: Colombia and Peru
What We Read: Eastern Europe
What We Read: England
What We Read: France
What We Read: Germany, Austria, and Switzerland
What We Read: Greece
What We Read: India
What We Read: Italy
What We Read: Japan
What We Read: Mexico
What We Read: Middle East
What We Read: New Zealand
What We Read: Nordic Countries
What We Read: North Africa (Egypt and Morocco)
What We Read: Russia
What We Read: Southeast Asia
What We Read: Spain and Portugal
What We Read: The Netherlands and Belgium

Eric CarleEric Carle's Animals Animals
Compiled by Laura Whipple; Illustrated by Eric Carle
Recommended Age: 4
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

The ChildrenThe Children's Book of Virtues
by William J. Bennett
Recommended Age: 5
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

A ChildA Child's Book of Art
by Lucy Micklethwait
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

The Classic Tales of Brer RabbitThe Classic Tales of Brer Rabbit
by Joel Chandler Harris
Recommended Age: 5
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

Uncle WiggilyUncle Wiggily's Story Book
by Howard R. Garis
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Top 10 First Chapter Books for Preschoolers

Is a Blue Whale the Biggest Thing There Is?Is a Blue Whale the Biggest Thing There Is?
by Robert E. Wells
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Top 20 Science and Nature Books for Young Children

WhatWhat's Smaller Than a Pygmy Shrew?
by Robert E. Wells
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Top 20 Science and Nature Books for Young Children

How Do You Lift a Lion?How Do You Lift a Lion?
by Robert E. Wells
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Top 20 Science and Nature Books for Young Children

How to Dig a Hole to the Other Side of the WorldHow to Dig a Hole to the Other Side of the World
by Faith McNulty
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Top 20 Science and Nature Books for Young Children

Why Do Tigers Have Stripes?Why Do Tigers Have Stripes?
by Helen Edom
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

WhatWhat's Under the Sea?
by Sophy Tahta
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

The Berenstain BearsThe Berenstain Bears' Big Book of Science and Nature
by Stan Berenstain
Recommended Age: 4
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Top 20 Science and Nature Books for Young Children
What We Read: New Year and Seasons

The Year at Maple Hill FarmThe Year at Maple Hill Farm
by Alice Provensen
Recommended Age: 4
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Sonlight Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5

Over and OverOver and Over
by Charlotte Zolotow
12 Books to Read During the Twelve Days of Christmas
What We Read: New Year and Seasons

Four Seasons Make a YearFour Seasons Make a Year
by Anne Rockwell
What We Read: New Year and Seasons

Snow Rabbit, Spring Rabbit: A Book of Changing SeasonsSnow Rabbit, Spring Rabbit: A Book of Changing Seasons
by Il Sung Na
What We Read: New Year and Seasons

The Seasons of Arnold’s Apple TreeThe Seasons of Arnold’s Apple Tree
by Gail Gibbons
Moving Beyond the Page Age 4-5 Literature Package
What We Read: New Year and Seasons

Mama, Is It Summer Yet?Mama, Is It Summer Yet?
by Nikki McClure
What We Read: New Year and Seasons

Farm Boy’s YearFarm Boy’s Year
by David McPhail
What We Read: New Year and Seasons

Goodbye Old Year, Hello New YearGoodbye Old Year, Hello New Year
by Frank Modell
What We Read: New Year and Seasons

TitchTitch
by Pat Hutchins

MossyMossy
by Jan Brett
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

King Jack and the DragonKing Jack and the Dragon
by Peter Bently
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Doug UnpluggedDoug Unplugged
by Dan Yaccarino
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Maggi and MiloMaggi and Milo
by Juli Brenning
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

The Little Engine that CouldThe Little Engine that Could
by Watty Piper
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Top 10 Books for Toddlers
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

FlossFloss
by Kim Lewis
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Dr. DeSotoDr. DeSoto
by William Steig
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Frog and Toad are FriendsFrog and Toad are Friends
by Arnold Lobel
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection
Sonlight Grade 2 Readers
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Frog and Toad All YearFrog and Toad All Year
by Arnold Lobel
Sonlight Grade 2 Readers
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature
What We Read: Winter and Snow

Nate the GreatNate the Great
by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Reading Roadmaps 2nd Grade
Sonlight Grade 2 Readers
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Nate the Great and the Lost ListNate the Great and the Lost List
by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Stone SoupStone Soup
by Marcia Brown
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
Top 10 Thanksgiving Picture Books
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Mr. Putter and Tabby Pour the TeaMr. Putter and Tabby Pour the Tea
by Cynthia Rylant
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Henry & Mudge: The First BookHenry & Mudge: The First Book
by Cynthia Rylant
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Little BearLittle Bear
by Elsa Holmelund Minarik
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Sonlight Grade 1 Readers
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Little Bear`s FriendLittle Bear`s Friend
by Elsa Holmelund Minarik
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

The EmperorThe Emperor's New Clothes
by Hans Christian Andersen, Adapted by by Ned Bustard
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Amelia BedeliaAmelia Bedelia
by Peggy Parish
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Sonlight Grade 2 Readers
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Amelia Bedelia and the Surprise ShowerAmelia Bedelia and the Surprise Shower
by Peggy Parish
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Amelia Bedelia Goes CampingAmelia Bedelia Goes Camping
by Peggy Parish
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Amelia Bedelia Helps OutAmelia Bedelia Helps Out
by Peggy Parish
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Billy and BlazeBilly and Blaze
by C.W. Anderson
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Blaze and the Lost QuarryBlaze and the Lost Quarry
by C.W. Anderson
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Blaze and the Forest FireBlaze and the Forest Fire
by C.W. Anderson
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Blaze and the Gray Spotted PonyBlaze and the Gray Spotted Pony
by C.W. Anderson
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Blaze and the Mountain LionBlaze and the Mountain Lion
by C.W. Anderson
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Blaze and ThunderboltBlaze and Thunderbolt
by C.W. Anderson
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Calico DorseyCalico Dorsey
by Susan Lendroth
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

The EggThe Egg
by M.P. Robertson
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Henry & Mudge: The Best DayHenry & Mudge: The Best Day
by Cynthia Rylant
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Henry & Mudge: The Forever SeaHenry & Mudge: The Forever Sea
by Cynthia Rylant
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Henry & Mudge: In the Green TimeHenry & Mudge: In the Green Time
by Cynthia Rylant
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Henry & Mudge: The Happy CatHenry & Mudge: The Happy Cat
by Cynthia Rylant
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Henry & Mudge: In Puddle TroubleHenry & Mudge: In Puddle Trouble
by Cynthia Rylant
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Keep the Lights Burning, AbbieKeep the Lights Burning, Abbie
by Peter Roop
Sonlight Grade 3 Readers
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

LavenderLavender's Blue
by Kathleen Lines
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

The Magic FishThe Magic Fish
by Freya Littledale
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Mr Putter & Tabby Bake A CakeMr Putter & Tabby Bake A Cake
by Cynthia Rylant
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Mr Putter & Tabby Fly A PlaneMr Putter & Tabby Fly A Plane
by Cynthia Rylant
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Mr Putter & Tabby Pick PearsMr Putter & Tabby Pick Pears
by Cynthia Rylant
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Nate the Great and the Phony ClueNate the Great and the Phony Clue
by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Nate the Great and the Sticky CaseNate the Great and the Sticky Case
by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

Nate the Great Goes UndercoverNate the Great Goes Undercover
by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

ThereThere's NO Such Thing as Dragon
by Jack Kent
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

The Ugly DucklingThe Ugly Duckling
by Hans Christian Andersen, Adapted by Lorinda Bryan Cauley
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature

The Velveteen RabbitThe Velveteen Rabbit
by Margery Williams
Former Sonlight Books
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
Veritas Press 1st Grade Literature
Veritas Press 2nd Grade Literature

Mr. Tiger Goes WildMr. Tiger Goes Wild
by Peter Brown
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
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Look Up!: Bird-Watching in Your Own BackyardLook Up!: Bird-Watching in Your Own Backyard
by Annette LeBlanc Cate
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Urgency Emergency! Big Bad WolfUrgency Emergency! Big Bad Wolf
by Dosh Archer
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by James Preller
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Forest Has a Song: PoemsForest Has a Song: Poems
by Amy Ludwig VanDerwater
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Hereville: How Mirka Met a MeteoriteHereville: How Mirka Met a Meteorite
by Barry Deutsch
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Lockwood & Co.: The Screaming StaircaseLockwood & Co.: The Screaming Staircase
by Jonathan Stroud
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UltraUltra
by David Carroll
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by Martin W. Sandler
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The Summer PrinceThe Summer Prince
by Alaya Dawn Johnson
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Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your AssYaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass
by Meg Medina
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A Home for BirdA Home for Bird
by Philip C. Stead
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Mrs. Harkness and the PandaMrs. Harkness and the Panda
By Alicia Potter, illustrated by Melissa Sweet
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A Trip to the Bottom of the World with MouseA Trip to the Bottom of the World with Mouse
By Frank Viva
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Sadie and RatzSadie and Ratz
By Sonya Hartnett, illustrated by Ann James
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By Laura Purdie Salas, illustrated by Josee Bisaillon
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Giants Beware!Giants Beware!
By Jorge Aguirre and Rafael Rosado
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By Jennifer A. Nielsen
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By R. J. Palacio
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By Steve Sheinkin
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Friends with BoysFriends with Boys
By Faith Erin Hicks
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SeraphinaSeraphina
By Rachel Hartman
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Me and Earl and the Dying GirlMe and Earl and the Dying Girl
By Jesse Andrews
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Me . . . JaneMe . . . Jane
by Patrick McDonnell
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I Feel Better with a Frog in My Throat: HistoryI Feel Better with a Frog in My Throat: History's Strangest Cures
by Carlyn Beccia
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I Broke My Trunk!I Broke My Trunk!
by Mo Willems
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Have Fun, Anna Hibiscus!Have Fun, Anna Hibiscus!
by Atinuke
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Requiem: Poems of the Terezin GhettoRequiem: Poems of the Terezin Ghetto
by Paul B. Janeczko
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Zita the SpacegirlZita the Spacegirl
by Ben Hatke
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The Cheshire Cheese Cat: A Dickens of a TaleThe Cheshire Cheese Cat: A Dickens of a Tale
by Carmen Agra Deedy and Randall Wright; illustrations by Barry Moser
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Nerd CampNerd Camp
by Elissa Brent Weissman
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Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia EarhartAmelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart
by Candace Fleming
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AnyaAnya's Ghost
by Vera Brosgol
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Blood Red RoadBlood Red Road
by Moira Young
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Stupid FastStupid Fast
by Geoff Herbach
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Interrupting ChickenInterrupting Chicken
by David Ezra Stein
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The Extraordinary Life of Mark Twain (According to Susy)The Extraordinary Life of Mark Twain (According to Susy)
by Barbara Kerley
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We Are in a Book!We Are in a Book!
by Mo Willems
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Zapato Power: Freddie Ramos Takes OffZapato Power: Freddie Ramos Takes Off
by Jacqueline Jules; illustrated by Miguel Benitez
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Mirror Mirror: A Book of Reversible VerseMirror Mirror: A Book of Reversible Verse
by Marilyn Singer, illustrated by Josée Masse
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by Jason Shiga
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by Jacqueline West
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The Strange Case of Origami YodaThe Strange Case of Origami Yoda
By Tom Angleberger
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The Secret of the Yellow Death: A True Story of Medical SleuthingThe Secret of the Yellow Death: A True Story of Medical Sleuthing
by Suzanne Jurmain
Cybils Award Winners

Yummy: The Last Days of a Southside ShortyYummy: The Last Days of a Southside Shorty
by G. Neri, illustrated by Randy duBurke
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Rot & RuinRot & Ruin
by Jonathan Maberry
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SplitSplit
by Swati Avasthi
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All the WorldAll the World
by Liz Garton Scanlon; illustrated by Marla Frazee
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The Day-Glo BrothersThe Day-Glo Brothers
by Chris Barton; illustrated by Tony Persiani
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by Mo Willems
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Bad to the Bone (Down Girl and Sit) Bad to the Bone (Down Girl and Sit)
by Lucy Nolan; illustrated by Mike Reed
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Red Sings from Treetops: A Year in ColorsRed Sings from Treetops: A Year in Colors
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by Eleanor Davis
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by Laini Taylor
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ChainsChains
by Laurie Halse Anderson
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Gunnerkrigg Court: OrientationGunnerkrigg Court: Orientation
by Tom Siddell
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FireFire
by Kristin Cashore
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Cracked Up to BeCracked Up to Be
by Courtney Summers
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How to Heal a Broken WingHow to Heal a Broken Wing
by Bob Graham
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FrogsFrogs
by Nic Bishop
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I Love My New ToyI Love My New Toy
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HoneybeeHoneybee
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RapunzelRapunzel's Revenge
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Recommended Age: 12
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The London Eye MysteryThe London Eye Mystery
by Siobhan Dowd
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by Cylin Busby
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Emiko SuperstarEmiko Superstar
by Mariko Tamaki
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The Hunger GamesThe Hunger Games
by Suzanne Collins
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by E Lockhart
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The Chicken-Chasing Queen of Lamar CountyThe Chicken-Chasing Queen of Lamar County
by Janice N. Harrington; illustrated by Shelley Jackson
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LightshipLightship
by Brian Floca
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This Is Just to Say: Poems of Apology and ForgivenessThis Is Just to Say: Poems of Apology and Forgiveness
by Joyce Sidman, illustrated by Pamela Zagarenski
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Artemis Fowl: The Graphic NovelArtemis Fowl: The Graphic Novel
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The True Meaning of SmekdayThe True Meaning of Smekday
by Adam Rex
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A Crooked Kind of Perfect A Crooked Kind of Perfect
by Linda Urban
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by Ibtisam Barakat
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The Professor’s DaughterThe Professor’s Daughter
by Joann Sfar; illustrated by Emmanuel Guibert
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Book of a Thousand DaysBook of a Thousand Days
by Shannon Hale
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Boy Toy Boy Toy
by Barry Lyga
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by Melanie Watt
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An Egg Is QuietAn Egg Is Quiet
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Butterfly Eyes and Other Secrets of the MeadowButterfly Eyes and Other Secrets of the Meadow
by Joyce Sidman, illustrated by Beth Krommes
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Amelia Rules! Volume 3: SuperheroesAmelia Rules! Volume 3: Superheroes
by Jim Gownley
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by Jonathan Stroud
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A Drowned Maiden’s Hair: A MelodramaA Drowned Maiden’s Hair: A Melodrama
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Freedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus BoycottFreedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott
by Russell Freedman
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American Born ChineseAmerican Born Chinese
by Gene Luen Yang
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Nick and Norah’s Infinite PlaylistNick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist
by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan
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Tea Party Rules Tea Party Rules
by Ame Dyckman
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Rain!Rain!
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And Then It’s SpringAnd Then It’s Spring
by Julie Fogliano
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Mom, It’s My First Day of Kindergarten!Mom, It’s My First Day of Kindergarten!
by Hyewon Yum
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Tía Isa Wants a CarTía Isa Wants a Car
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Ezra Jack Keats Award Winners

Bunny DaysBunny Days
by Tao Nyeu
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Most Loved in All the WorldMost Loved in All the World
by Tonya Cherie Hegamin
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Only a Witch Can FlyOnly a Witch Can Fly
by Alison McGhee; illustrated by Taeeun Yoo
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GarmannGarmann's Summer
by Stian Hole
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BirdBird
by Zetta Elliott; illustrated by Shadra Strickland
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LeavesLeaves
by David Ezra Stein
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The Apple Pie that Papa BakedThe Apple Pie that Papa Baked
by Lauren Thompson; illustrated by Jonathan Bean
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For You Are a Kenyan ChildFor You Are a Kenyan Child
by Kelly Cunnane
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What We Read: East Africa

Mystery BottleMystery Bottle
by Kristen Balouch
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My Best FriendMy Best Friend
by Mary Ann Rodman
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Here Comes Jack FrostHere Comes Jack Frost
by Kazuno Kohara
What We Read: Winter and Snow

Silly ChickenSilly Chicken
by Rukhsana Khan; illustrated by Yunmee Kyong
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Going NorthGoing North
by Janice N. Harrington
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The Night EaterThe Night Eater
by Ana Juan
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Maybelle the Cable CarMaybelle the Cable Car
by Virginia Lee Burton
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What We Read: Trucks and Construction

Yesterday I Had the BluesYesterday I Had the Blues
by Jeron Ashford Frame
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My Name Is YoonMy Name Is Yoon
by Helen Recorvits; illustrated by Gabi Swiatkowska
Ezra Jack Keats Award Winners

RubyRuby's Wish
by Shirin Yim Bridges; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
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Freedom SummerFreedom Summer
by Deborah Wiles; illustrated by Jerome Lagarrigue
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Dear JunoDear Juno
by Soyung Pak
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ElizabetiElizabeti's Doll
by Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen
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Calling the Doves (El canto de las palomas)Calling the Doves (El canto de las palomas)
by Juan Felipe Herrera
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Taxi! Taxi!Taxi! Taxi!
by Cari Best
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Tell Me a Story, MamaTell Me a Story, Mama
by Angela Johnson
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AnnaAnna's Special Present
by Yoriko Tsutsui
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JamaicaJamaica's Find
by Juanita Havill
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The Patchwork QuiltThe Patchwork Quilt
by Valerie Flournoy
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Snow FriendsSnow Friends
by M. Christina Butler
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Machines Go To WorkMachines Go To Work
by William Low
What We Read: Trucks and Construction

Up goes the skyscraper!Up goes the skyscraper!
by Gail Gibbons
What We Read: Trucks and Construction

The House IThe House I'll Build for the Wrens
by Shirley Neitzel
What We Read: Trucks and Construction

Big WheelsBig Wheels
by Anne Rockwell
What We Read: Trucks and Construction

EgermeierEgermeier's Bible Story Book
by Elsie E. Egermeier
Sonlight Level A for Ages 5-7

Wild PlacesWild Places
by Angela Wilkes
Sonlight Level A for Ages 5-7

Living Long AgoLiving Long Ago
by Felicity Brooks
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package
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Usborne Internet-Linked ChildrenUsborne Internet-Linked Children's Encyclopedia
by Felicity Brooks
Sonlight Level A for Ages 5-7
What We Read: North Africa (Egypt and Morocco)

I Heard Good News TodayI Heard Good News Today
by Cornelia Lehn
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What We Read: India

The House at Pooh CornerThe House at Pooh Corner
by A. A. Milne
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The Story of Dr. DolittleThe Story of Dr. Dolittle
by Hugh Lofting
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Sonlight Level A for Ages 5-7

The Arnold Lobel Book of Mother GooseThe Arnold Lobel Book of Mother Goose
by Arnold Lobel
Sonlight Level A for Ages 5-7

The Llama Who Had No PajamaThe Llama Who Had No Pajama
by Mary Ann Hoberman
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Top 10 Poetry Collections for Children

Richard ScarryRichard Scarry's Please and Thank You Book
by Richard Scarry
Sonlight Level A for Ages 5-7

My FatherMy Father's Dragon
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TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
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Dolphin AdventureDolphin Adventure
by Wayne Grover
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The Light at Tern RockThe Light at Tern Rock
by Julia L. Sauer
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A Grain of RiceA Grain of Rice
by Helena Clare Pittman
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The Hundred DressesThe Hundred Dresses
by Eleanor Estes
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Reading Roadmaps 2nd Grade
Reading Roadmaps 3rd Grade
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Twenty and TenTwenty and Ten
by Claire Huchet Bishop
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The Boxcar ChildrenThe Boxcar Children
by Gertrude Chandler Warner
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
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Veritas Press 2nd Grade Literature

Dolphin TreasureDolphin Treasure
by Wayne Grover
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Mary on HorsebackMary on Horseback
by Rosemary Wells
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Johnny Appleseed: The Story of a LegendJohnny Appleseed: The Story of a Legend
by Will Moses
Sonlight Level A for Ages 5-7

HereHere's a Penny
by Carolyn Haywood
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No Children, No PetsNo Children, No Pets
by Marion Holland
Sonlight Level A for Ages 5-7

Little House in the Big WoodsLittle House in the Big Woods
by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Angelicum Academy 2nd Grade Good Books
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Beezus and RamonaBeezus and Ramona
by Beverly Cleary
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A Is for Musk OxA Is for Musk Ox
by Erin Cabatingan
Moving Beyond the Page Age 4-5 Literature Package

An Extraordinary EggAn Extraordinary Egg
by Leo Lionni
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Baby OwlBaby Owl
by Aubrey Lang
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But No ElephantsBut No Elephants
by Jerry Smath
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Dinosaurs Big and SmallDinosaurs Big and Small
by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
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FirefliesFireflies
by Julie Brinckloe
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George WashingtonGeorge Washington's Birthday
by Margaret McNamara
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Goodnight GoonGoodnight Goon
by Michael Rex
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Greedy ZebraGreedy Zebra
by Mwenye Hadithi
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Jump, Frog, Jump!Jump, Frog, Jump!
by Robert Kalan
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Little Blue and Little YellowLittle Blue and Little Yellow
by Leo Lionni
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In NovemberIn November
by Cynthia Rylant
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
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MarshmallowMarshmallow
by Clare Turlay Newberry
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Night in the CountryNight in the Country
by Cynthia Rylant
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Owl BabiesOwl Babies
by Martin Waddell
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RainRain
by Robert Kalan
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Small Acts of KindnessSmall Acts of Kindness
by James Vollbracht
Moving Beyond the Page Age 4-5 Literature Package

Thanksgiving IsThanksgiving Is
by Gail Gibbons
Moving Beyond the Page Age 4-5 Literature Package
Top 10 Thanksgiving Picture Books

The Biggest Valentine EverThe Biggest Valentine Ever
by Steven Kroll
Moving Beyond the Page Age 4-5 Literature Package

The Christmas WishThe Christmas Wish
by Lori Evert
Moving Beyond the Page Age 4-5 Literature Package

The Childrens HourThe Childrens Hour
by Marjorie Barrows
Top 10 Vintage Anthologies

The Quilt StoryThe Quilt Story
by Tony Johnston
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Moving Beyond the Page Age 4-5 Literature Package

The Real Mother GooseThe Real Mother Goose
by Blanche Fisher Wright
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UmbrellaUmbrella
by Taro Yashima
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WeWe're Going on a Leaf Hunt
by Steve Metzger
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What Do You Do With a Tail Like This?What Do You Do With a Tail Like This?
by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page
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Zin! Zin! Zin! A ViolinZin! Zin! Zin! A Violin
by Lloyd Moss
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Thank you, Sarah: The Woman who Saved ThanksgivingThank you, Sarah: The Woman who Saved Thanksgiving
by Laurie Halse Anderson
Top 10 Thanksgiving Picture Books

Thanksgiving DayThanksgiving Day
by Gail Gibbons
Top 10 Thanksgiving Picture Books

Bear Says ThanksBear Says Thanks
by Karma Wilson
Top 10 Thanksgiving Picture Books

The PilgrimsThe Pilgrims' First Thanksgiving
by Ann Mcgovern
Top 10 Thanksgiving Picture Books

SquantoSquanto's Journey: The Story of the First Thanksgiving
by Joseph Bruchac
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Pilgrim CatPilgrim Cat
by Carol Antoinette Peacock
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My Book HouseMy Book House
by Olive Beaupre Miller
Top 10 Vintage Anthologies

The Young Folks LibraryThe Young Folks Library
by Thomas J. Shahan
Top 10 Vintage Anthologies

The Young Folks Shelf of Books: CollierThe Young Folks Shelf of Books: Collier's The Junior Classics
by Mabel Williams, Marcia Dalphin
Top 10 Vintage Anthologies

Through Golden WindowsThrough Golden Windows
by Nora Fenner, Phyllis Leary, Bernice E. Reely, Mary Katharine Smith, Dora Beust
Top 10 Vintage Anthologies

Bookshelf for Boys and GirlsBookshelf for Boys and Girls
by The University Society
Top 10 Vintage Anthologies

Journeys Through Bookland: Volumes 1-10Journeys Through Bookland: Volumes 1-10
by Charles H. Sylvester
Top 10 Vintage Anthologies

The Norton Book of Classical LiteratureThe Norton Book of Classical Literature
by Bernard MacGregor Walker Knox

Childcraft: The How and Why LibraryChildcraft: The How and Why Library
by W. F. Quarrie & Company, former publishers of the World Book Encyclopedia
Top 10 Vintage Anthologies

A ChildA Child's Book of Poems
by Gyo Fujikawa
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Top 10 Poetry Collections for Children

The Random House Book of Poetry for ChildrenThe Random House Book of Poetry for Children
by Jack Prelutsky
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The Advent BookThe Advent Book
by Jack Stockman, Kathy Stockman
Top 10 Books to Read Aloud During Advent

The Jesse TreeThe Jesse Tree
by Geraldine McCaughrean
Top 10 Books to Read Aloud During Advent

Unwrapping the Greatest Gift: A Family Celebration of ChristmasUnwrapping the Greatest Gift: A Family Celebration of Christmas
by Ann Voskamp
Top 10 Books to Read Aloud During Advent

JothamJotham's Journey: A Storybook for Advent
by Arnold Ytreeide
Top 10 Books to Read Aloud During Advent
Top 20 Christmas Chapter Books

The Jesus Storybook Bible: Every Story Whispers His NameThe Jesus Storybook Bible: Every Story Whispers His Name
by Sally Lloyd-Jones
Top 10 Books to Read Aloud During Advent
Top 10 Books to Read Aloud During Lent

The Advent Jesse Tree: Devotions for Children and Adults to Prepare for the Coming of the Christ Child at ChristmasThe Advent Jesse Tree: Devotions for Children and Adults to Prepare for the Coming of the Christ Child at Christmas
by Dean Lambert Smith
Top 10 Books to Read Aloud During Advent

Song of the Stars: A Christmas StorySong of the Stars: A Christmas Story
by Sally Lloyd-Jones
Top 10 Books to Read Aloud During Advent

An AngelAn Angel's Story
by Max Lucado
Top 10 Books to Read Aloud During Advent

One Wintry NightOne Wintry Night
by Ruth Bell Graham
Top 10 Books to Read Aloud During Advent

What Nick and Holly Found in GrandpaWhat Nick and Holly Found in Grandpa's Attic
by Melody Carlson
Top 10 Books to Read Aloud During Advent

MidwinterbloodMidwinterblood
by Marcus Sedgwick
Michael L. Printz Award Winners

In Darkness In Darkness
by Nick Lake
Michael L. Printz Award Winners

Where Things Come BackWhere Things Come Back
by John Corey Whaley
Michael L. Printz Award Winners

Ship BreakerShip Breaker
by Paolo Bacigalupi
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Going BovineGoing Bovine
by Libba Bray
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Jellicoe RoadJellicoe Road
by Melina Marchetta
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The White DarknessThe White Darkness
by Geraldine McCaughrean
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ChinaChina's Bravest Girl: The Legend of Hua Mu Lan
by Charlie Chin
What We Read: China

Cora Cooks PancitCora Cooks Pancit
by Dorina K. Lazo Gilmore
What We Read: Southeast Asia

Looking for AlaskaLooking for Alaska
by John Green
Michael L. Printz Award Winners

how i live nowhow i live now
by Meg Rosoff
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The First Part LastThe First Part Last
by Angela Johnson
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Postcards from No ManPostcards from No Man's Land
by Aidan Chambers
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Step from HeavenStep from Heaven
by An Na
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KitKit's Wilderness
by David Almond
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MonsterMonster
by Walter Dean Myers
Michael L. Printz Award Winners

Room for a Little One: A Christmas TaleRoom for a Little One: A Christmas Tale
by Martin Waddell
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

The year of the perfect Christmas treeThe year of the perfect Christmas tree
by Gloria Houston
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

Mr. WillowbyMr. Willowby's Christmas Tree
by Robert Barry
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

Tree of CranesTree of Cranes
by Allen Say
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

The QuiltmakerThe Quiltmaker's Gift
by Jeff Brumbeau
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

The Little Match GirlThe Little Match Girl
by Hans Christian Andersen
12 Books to Read During the Twelve Days of Christmas
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

The Legend of the Candy Cane: The Inspirational Story of Our Favorite Christmas CandyThe Legend of the Candy Cane: The Inspirational Story of Our Favorite Christmas Candy
by Lori Walburg
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan ToomeyThe Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey
by Susan Wojciechowski
Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Top 10 Christmas Audiobooks
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

Christmas TapestryChristmas Tapestry
by Patricia Polacco
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

The Classic Treasury of AesopThe Classic Treasury of Aesop's Fables
by Don Daily
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

The Crippled LambThe Crippled Lamb
by Max Lucado
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

The NutcrakerThe Nutcraker
by Susan Jeffers
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

This Is the StableThis Is the Stable
by Cynthia Cotten
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

An Orange for FrankieAn Orange for Frankie
by Patricia Polacco
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

Great JoyGreat Joy
by Kate DiCamillo
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

Silver Packages:  An Appalachian Christmas StorySilver Packages: An Appalachian Christmas Story
by Cynthia Rylant
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

The Little Fir TreeThe Little Fir Tree
by Margaret Wise Brown
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

The Story of Holly & Ivy The Story of Holly & Ivy
by Rumer Godden
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

The Little Drummer Boy The Little Drummer Boy
by Ezra Jack Keats
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

The AnimalsThe Animals' Christmas
by Catharine Gardam
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

The Christmas MouseThe Christmas Mouse
by Stephanie Jeffs
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

MortimerMortimer's Christmas Manger
by Karma Wilson
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

Santa, Are You For Real?Santa, Are You For Real?
by Harold Myra

The Night Before ChristmasThe Night Before Christmas
by Clement C. Moore, illustrated by Charles Santore
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

Jan BrettJan Brett's Christmas Treasury
by Jan Brett
Top 25 Christmas Picture Books

Alice in WonderlandAlice in Wonderland
by Lewis Carroll
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Angelicum Academy 1st Grade Good Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

And Tango Makes Three And Tango Makes Three
by Justin Richardson
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

Anne of Green GablesAnne of Green Gables
by L.M. Montgomery
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Former Sonlight Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Are You My Mother? Are You My Mother?
by P.D. Eastman
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten

Are You There God? ItAre You There God? It's Me, Margaret.
by Judy Blume
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

Beatrix Potter The Complete TalesBeatrix Potter The Complete Tales
by Beatrix Potter
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Angelicum Academy Nursery Good Books
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6

Betsy-Tacy Betsy-Tacy
by Maud Hart Lovelace
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
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Black BeautyBlack Beauty
by Anna Sewell
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Angelicum Academy 3rd Grade Good Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Charlie and the Chocolate FactoryCharlie and the Chocolate Factory
by Roald Dahl
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

CharlotteCharlotte's Web
by E. B. White
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
Mater Amabilis Level 1B Book List for Ages 6-7
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Moving Beyond the Page Age 7-9
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Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8
Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

Cloudy With a Chance of MeatballsCloudy With a Chance of Meatballs
by Judi Barrett
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
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CoralineCoraline
by Neil Gaiman
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

DD'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths
by Ingri d'Aulaire
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid Diary of a Wimpy Kid
by Jeff Kinney
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

The Giving TreeThe Giving Tree
by Shel Silverstein
Moving Beyond the Page Age 6-8 Literature Package
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Dr. SeussDr. Seuss's Beginner Book Collection
by Dr. Seuss
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

Encyclopedia Brown, Boy DetectiveEncyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective
by Donald J. Sobol
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
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Veritas Press 2nd Grade Literature

Esperanza Rising Esperanza Rising
by Pam Munoz Ryan
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site
by Sherri Duskey Rinker
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

GrimmGrimm's Complete Fairy Tales
by Jacob Grimm
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

Guess How Much I Love YouGuess How Much I Love You
by Sam McBratney
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program

Harriet the SpyHarriet the Spy
by Louise Fitzhugh
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Harry Potter and the SorcererHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
by J.K. Rowling
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

Little House on the PrairieLittle House on the Prairie
by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Angelicum Academy 2nd Grade Good Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Reading Roadmaps 3rd Grade
Veritas Press 2nd Grade Literature

Little WomenLittle Women
by Louisa May Alcott
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Angelicum Academy 4th Grade Good Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 7-8

Llama Llama Red Pajama Llama Llama Red Pajama
by Anna Dewdney
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

Mr. PopperMr. Popper's Penguins
by Richard Atwater
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Mater Amabilis Level 1B Book List for Ages 6-7
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Mrs. Piggle-WiggleMrs. Piggle-Wiggle
by Betty MacDonald
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Former Sonlight Books

My Side of the MountainMy Side of the Mountain
by Jean Craighead George
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
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Paddle-to-the-SeaPaddle-to-the-Sea
by Holling C. Holling
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Former Sonlight Books
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
What We Read: Canada

Peter PanPeter Pan
by J.M. Barrie
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

Pippi LongstockingPippi Longstocking
by Astrid Lindgren
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Former Sonlight Books
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Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Reading Roadmaps 3rd Grade
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Press HerePress Here
by Hervé Tullet
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing 2011
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Bad Beginning The Bad Beginning
by Lemony Snicket
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

The BorrowersThe Borrowers
by Mary Norton
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
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Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

The Call Of The WildThe Call Of The Wild
by Jack London
101 Great Books Recommended for College-Bound Readers
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Angelicum Academy 4th Grade Good Books
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The Complete Adventures of Curious George The Complete Adventures of Curious George
by H. A. Rey
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Former Sonlight Books

The Cricket in Times SquareThe Cricket in Times Square
by George Selden
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Reading Roadmaps 3rd Grade
Sonlight Level C for Ages 7-9

The Day the Crayons Quit The Day the Crayons Quit
by Drew Daywalt
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris LessmoreThe Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore
by William Joyce
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Jungle BookThe Jungle Book
by Rudyard Kipling
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Angelicum Academy 1st Grade Good Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1) The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1)
by Rick Riordan
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia)The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia)
by C. S. Lewis
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
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Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

The Little Prince The Little Prince
by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
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The Mouse and the MotorcycleThe Mouse and the Motorcycle
by Beverly Cleary
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The New Way Things Work The New Way Things Work
by David Macaulay
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

The Paper Bag PrincessThe Paper Bag Princess
by Robert Munsch
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

The Phantom TollboothThe Phantom Tollbooth
by Norton Juster
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Former Sonlight Books

The Secret GardenThe Secret Garden
by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Angelicum Academy 3rd Grade Good Books
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program

The Secret of the Old Clock (Nancy Drew, Book 1) The Secret of the Old Clock (Nancy Drew, Book 1)
by Carolyn Keene
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

The Story of Babar: The Little ElephantThe Story of Babar: The Little Elephant
by Jean De Brunhoff
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
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The Tale of Despereaux The Tale of Despereaux
by Kate DiCamillo
Recommended Age: 8
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Newbery Medal Winners

The Tower Treasure (The Hardy Boys No. 1) The Tower Treasure (The Hardy Boys No. 1)
by Franklin W. Dixon
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The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963 The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963
by Christopher Paul Curtis
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The Wednesday Wars The Wednesday Wars
by Gary D. Schmidt
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The Westing GameThe Westing Game
by Ellen Raskin
Recommended Age: 12
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
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The Wind in the WillowsThe Wind in the Willows
by Kenneth Grahame
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Angelicum Academy Kindergarten Good Books

The Wonderful Wizard of OzThe Wonderful Wizard of Oz
by L. Frank Baum
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Treasure IslandTreasure Island
by Robert Louis Stevenson
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Tuck Everlasting Tuck Everlasting
by Natalie Babbit
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Watership DownWatership Down
by Richard Adams
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
NPR's Top 100 Science-Fiction, Fantasy Books

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
by Grace Lin
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Sonlight Level F for Ages 10-13

Where the Red Fern GrowsWhere the Red Fern Grows
by Wilson Rawls
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
Former Sonlight Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 7-8

Where the Sidewalk Ends Where the Sidewalk Ends
by Shel Silverstein
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

WonderWonder
by R. J. Palacio
Amazon's 100 Children's Books to Read in a Lifetime

Jenny and the Cat ClubJenny and the Cat Club
by Esther Averill
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Top 10 First Chapter Books for Preschoolers

A Necklace of Raindrops and Other StoriesA Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories
by Joan Aiken
Top 10 First Chapter Books for Preschoolers

Thornton Burgess Bedtime StoriesThornton Burgess Bedtime Stories
by Thornton W. Burgess
Top 10 First Chapter Books for Preschoolers

Mercy Watson to the RescueMercy Watson to the Rescue
by Kate DiCamillo
Reading Roadmaps 2nd Grade
Top 10 First Chapter Books for Preschoolers

The Stories Huey TellsThe Stories Huey Tells
by Ann Cameron
Top 10 First Chapter Books for Preschoolers

26 Fairmount Avenue26 Fairmount Avenue
by Tomie dePaola
Top 10 First Chapter Books for Preschoolers

The Teddy Robinson StorybookThe Teddy Robinson Storybook
by Joan Robinson
Top 10 First Chapter Books for Preschoolers

The Many Adventures of Pengey PenguinThe Many Adventures of Pengey Penguin
by John Burns
Top 10 First Chapter Books for Preschoolers

Winnie-the-Pooh: A.A. MilneWinnie-the-Pooh: A.A. Milne's Pooh Classics, Volume 1
By A. A. Milne, Narrated By Peter Dennis
Top 10 Audible Audiobooks for Children

The Ramona Quimby Audio CollectionThe Ramona Quimby Audio Collection
by Beverly Cleary, Tracy Dockray, Narrated by Stockard Channing
Top 10 Audible Audiobooks for Children

The Complete Chronicles of Narnia: The Classic BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast DramatisationsThe Complete Chronicles of Narnia: The Classic BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast Dramatisations
by C. S. Lewis, Narrated by Maurice Denham, Full Cast
Top 10 Audible Audiobooks for Children

CharlotteCharlotte's Web
by E.B. White, Narrated by E.B. White, George Plimpton
Top 10 Audible Audiobooks for Children

Just So StoriesJust So Stories
by Rudyard Kipling, Narrated by Jim Weiss
10 More of our Favorite Audible Audiobooks

The HobbitThe Hobbit
by J. R. R. Tolkien, Narrated by Rob Inglis
Top 10 Audible Audiobooks for Children

Beatrix Potter: The Complete TalesBeatrix Potter: The Complete Tales
by Beatrix Potter, Narrated by Gary Bond, Michael Hordern, Rosemary Leach, Janet Maw
Top 10 Audible Audiobooks for Children

A Bear Called PaddingtonA Bear Called Paddington
by Michael Bond, Narrated by Stephen Fry
Top 10 Audible Audiobooks for Children

The Wind in the WillowsThe Wind in the Willows
by Kenneth Grahame, Narrated by Jim Weiss
Top 10 Audible Audiobooks for Children

Anne of Green GablesAnne of Green Gables
by Lucy Maude Montgomery, Narrated by Mary Sarah
10 More of our Favorite Audible Audiobooks

The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary FriendThe Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend
by Dan Santat
Recommended Age: 4
Caldecott Medal Winners

AnnoAnno's Journey
by Mitsumasa Anno
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
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TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The CrossoverThe Crossover
by Kwame Alexander
Recommended Age: 11
Newbery Medal Winners

I’ll Give You the SunI’ll Give You the Sun
by Jandy Nelson
Michael L. Printz Award Winners

The Frog and Toad CollectionThe Frog and Toad Collection
by Arnold Lobel
Reading Roadmaps 2nd Grade
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The LoraxThe Lorax
by Dr. Seuss
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

I Want My Hat BackI Want My Hat Back
by Jon Klassen
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing 2011
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Brave IreneBrave Irene
by William Steig
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Cat in the Hat The Cat in the Hat
by Dr. Seuss
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Sonlight Grade 1 Readers
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Garden of Abdul GasaziThe Garden of Abdul Gasazi
by Chris Van Allsburg
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories Yertle the Turtle and Other Stories
by Dr. Seuss
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Winnie-the-PoohWinnie-the-Pooh
by A. A. Milne
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Reading Roadmaps 3rd Grade
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
Veritas Press 2nd Grade Literature

Mama DonMama Don't Allow
by Thacher Hurd
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

EloiseEloise
by Kay Thompson
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Love You ForeverLove You Forever
Robert Munsch
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Animalia Animalia
by Graeme Base
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

In the Night Kitchen In the Night Kitchen
by Maurice Sendak
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Diary of a Wombat Diary of a Wombat
by Jackie French
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
What We Read: Australia

Tikki Tikki TemboTikki Tikki Tembo
by Arlene Mosel
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time
What We Read: China

Extra YarnExtra Yarn
by Mac Barnett
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Good Dog, CarlGood Dog, Carl
by Alexandra Day
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Hello, Rock Hello, Rock
by Roger Bradfield
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Gruffalo The Gruffalo
by Julia Donaldson
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Important BookThe Important Book
by Margaret Wise Brown
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Jazz Jazz
by Walter Dean Myers
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Stranger The Stranger
by Chris Van Allsburg
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

We Are in a Book! (An Elephant and Piggie Book) We Are in a Book! (An Elephant and Piggie Book)
by Mo Willems
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

JourneyJourney
by Aaron Becker
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Green Eggs and HamGreen Eggs and Ham
by Dr. Seuss
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Sonlight Grade 1 Readers
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Red Balloon The Red Balloon
by Albert Lamorisse
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Little OwlLittle Owl's Night
by Divya Srinivasan
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Slow Loris Slow Loris
by Alexis Deacon
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Color KittensThe Color Kittens
by Margaret Wise Brown
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Oh, The Places YouOh, The Places You'll Go!
by Dr. Seuss
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Richard ScarryRichard Scarry's Cars and Trucks and Things That Go
by Richard Scarry
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The New Kid on the Block The New Kid on the Block
by Jack Prelutsky
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

How Rocket Learned to Read How Rocket Learned to Read
by Tad Hills
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales
by Jon Scieszka
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Three QuestionsThe Three Questions
by Jon J. Muth
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball
by Kadir Nelson
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

ArthurArthur's Nose
by Marc Brown
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Sayonara, Mrs. Kackleman Sayonara, Mrs. Kackleman
by Maira Kalman
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Alligator Pie Alligator Pie
by Dennis Lee
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Everyone Poops
by Taro Gomi
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Rain Makes Applesauce Rain Makes Applesauce
by Julian Scheer
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Berenstain Bears (series)
by Stan & Jan Berenstain
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Library Lion Library Lion
by Michelle Knudsen
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Out of My MindOut of My Mind
by Sharon M. Draper
New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing 2010
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Poky Little Puppy The Poky Little Puppy
by Janette Sebring Lowrey
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School Shoes Pete the Cat: Rocking in My School Shoes
by James Dean
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

StellalunaStellaluna
by Janell Cannon
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
TIME: The 100 Best Children's Books of All Time

The Questing Knights of the Faerie QueenThe Questing Knights of the Faerie Queen
by Geraldine McCaughrean
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

Snow White: A Tale from the Brothers GrimmSnow White: A Tale from the Brothers Grimm
by Brothers Grimm, Illustrated by Charles Santore
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

Cupid and PsycheCupid and Psyche
by M. Charlotte Craft, Illustrated by Kinuko Y. Craft
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales
What We Read: Greece

The Tale of The FirebirdThe Tale of The Firebird
by Gennady Spirin, Translated by Tatiana Popova
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

Sleeping BeautySleeping Beauty
by Mahlon F. Craft, Illustrated by Kinuko Y. Craft
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

The Sword in the StoneThe Sword in the Stone
by Terence Hanbury White, Illustrated by Dennis Nolan
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

The Selfish GiantThe Selfish Giant
by Oscar Wilde, Illustrated by Ritva Voutila
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

Hansel and GretelHansel and Gretel
by Cynthia Rylant, Illustrated by Jen Corace
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

Baba Yaga and Vasilisa the BraveBaba Yaga and Vasilisa the Brave
by Marianna Mayer, Illustrated by Kinuko Y. Craft
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales
What We Read: Russia

Snow-White and Rose-RedSnow-White and Rose-Red
by Brothers Grimm, Illustrated by Marjorie Cooper
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

TenggrenTenggren's Golden Tales from the Arabian Nights
by Gustaf Tenggren, Illustrated by Mary Pope Osborne
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

The Twelve Dancing PrincessesThe Twelve Dancing Princesses
by Ruth Sanderson
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

The Snow PrincessThe Snow Princess
by Ruth Sanderson
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

CinderellaCinderella
by Ruth Sanderson
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

The Wild SwansThe Wild Swans
by Amy Ehrlich, Illustrated by Susan Jeffers
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

East of the Sun and West of the Moon: Old Tales from the NorthEast of the Sun and West of the Moon: Old Tales from the North
Illustrated by Kay Nielsen
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

Beauty and the BeastBeauty and the Beast
by Marianna Mayer, Illustrated by Mercer Mayer
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

Classic Fairy Tales Vol 1Classic Fairy Tales Vol 1
by Scott Gustafson
Top 20 Beautifully Illustrated Fairy Tales

Count your way through RussiaCount your way through Russia
by James Haskins
What We Read: Russia

Around the World in 80 TalesAround the World in 80 Tales
by Saviour Pirotta
What We Read: Australia
What We Read: Brazil and Argentina
What We Read: Central Africa
What We Read: Central America and the Caribbean
What We Read: China
What We Read: Colombia and Peru
What We Read: East Africa
What We Read: Eastern Europe
What We Read: England
What We Read: France
What We Read: Germany, Austria, and Switzerland
What We Read: Greece
What We Read: India
What We Read: Ireland
What We Read: Italy
What We Read: Japan
What We Read: Korea
What We Read: Mexico
What We Read: Middle East
What We Read: New Zealand
What We Read: Nordic Countries
What We Read: North Africa (Egypt and Morocco)
What We Read: Russia
What We Read: Scotland and Wales
What We Read: Southeast Asia
What We Read: Southern Africa
What We Read: Spain and Portugal
What We Read: The Netherlands and Belgium
What We Read: West Africa

A ChildA Child's Introduction to the World
by Heather Alexander
What We Read: Antarctica
What We Read: Australia
What We Read: Brazil and Argentina
What We Read: Canada
What We Read: Eastern Europe
What We Read: England
What We Read: France
What We Read: Germany, Austria, and Switzerland
What We Read: Greece
What We Read: India
What We Read: Ireland
What We Read: Italy
What We Read: Japan
What We Read: Middle East
What We Read: Nordic Countries
What We Read: North Africa (Egypt and Morocco)
What We Read: Russia
What We Read: Scotland and Wales
What We Read: Southeast Asia
What We Read: Spain and Portugal
What We Read: The Netherlands and Belgium
What We Read: West Africa

Tuck Me in TalesTuck Me in Tales
by Margaret Read MacDonald
What We Read: Brazil and Argentina
What We Read: England
What We Read: Ireland
What We Read: Japan
What We Read: Russia
What We Read: West Africa

Children Just Like MeChildren Just Like Me
by Anabel Kindersley
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
What We Read: Australia
What We Read: Brazil and Argentina
What We Read: Canada
What We Read: China
What We Read: Colombia and Peru
What We Read: East Africa
What We Read: Eastern Europe
What We Read: France
What We Read: Greece
What We Read: India
What We Read: Japan
What We Read: Korea
What We Read: Mexico
What We Read: Middle East
What We Read: New Zealand
What We Read: Nordic Countries
What We Read: North Africa (Egypt and Morocco)
What We Read: Russia
What We Read: Southeast Asia
What We Read: Southern Africa
What We Read: West Africa

Honk, Honk, Goose!: Canada Geese Start a FamilyHonk, Honk, Goose!: Canada Geese Start a Family
by April Pulley Sayre
What We Read: Canada

A Prairie BoyA Prairie Boy's Winter
by William Kurelek
What We Read: Canada

A Prairie BoyA Prairie Boy's Summer
by William Kurelek
What We Read: Canada

The Hockey SweaterThe Hockey Sweater
by Roch Carrier
What We Read: Canada

Ah, Music!Ah, Music!
by Aliki
What We Read: Music

Tuba LessonsTuba Lessons
by T. C. Bartlett
What We Read: Music

Over in the MeadowOver in the Meadow
by John Langstaff
What We Read: Music

Here We Go Round the Mulberry BushHere We Go Round the Mulberry Bush
by Jane Cabrera
What We Read: Music

CumbayahCumbayah
by Floyd Cooper
What We Read: Music

Hush, Little BabyHush, Little Baby
by Brian Pinkney
What We Read: Music

All Things Bright and BeautifulAll Things Bright and Beautiful
by Cecil F. Alexander, Illustrated by Ashley Bryan
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
What We Read: Music

Count your way through JapanCount your way through Japan
by James Haskins
What We Read: Japan

Japanese ChildrenJapanese Children's Favorite Stories
by Florence Sakade
What We Read: Japan

Wabi SabiWabi Sabi
by Mark Reibstein
What We Read: Japan

The bicycle manThe bicycle man
by Allen Say
What We Read: Japan

Crow BoyCrow Boy
by Taro Yashima
What We Read: Japan

Take me out to the YakyuTake me out to the Yakyu
by Aaron Meshon
What We Read: Japan

The beckoning cat : based on a Japanese folktaleThe beckoning cat : based on a Japanese folktale
by Koko Nishizuka
What We Read: Japan

The samuraiThe samurai's daughter
by Robert D. San Souci
What We Read: Japan

The Favorite DaughterThe Favorite Daughter
by Allen Say
What We Read: Japan

What the world eatsWhat the world eats
by Faith D'Aluisio
What We Read: Japan

Not For Parents Asia: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know Not For Parents Asia: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know
by Lonely Planet
What We Read: Japan
What We Read: Korea

YokoYoko's Paper Cranes
by Rosemary Wells
What We Read: Japan

Korean ChildrenKorean Children's Favorite Stories
by Kim So-Un
What We Read: Korea

Peach HeavenPeach Heaven
by Yangsook Choi
What We Read: Korea

The Green Frogs: A Korean FolktaleThe Green Frogs: A Korean Folktale
by Yumi Heo
What We Read: Korea

The Name JarThe Name Jar
by Yangsook Choi
What We Read: Korea

Bee-Bim Bop!Bee-Bim Bop!
by Linda Sue Park
What We Read: Korea

The Korean CinderellaThe Korean Cinderella
by Shirley Climo
What We Read: Korea

New Clothes for New YearNew Clothes for New Year's Day
by Hyun-joo Bae
What We Read: Korea

Dear JunoDear Juno
by Soyung Pak
What We Read: Korea

Yunmi and HalmoniYunmi and Halmoni's Trip
by Sook Nyul Choi
What We Read: Korea

P.S. Be ElevenP.S. Be Eleven
by Rita Williams-Garcia
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed AmericaHand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America
by Andrea Davis Pinkney
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African AmericansHeart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans
by Kadir Nelson
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

One Crazy SummerOne Crazy Summer
by Rita Williams-Garcia
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners
New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing 2010

Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. MarshalBad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. Marshal
by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League BaseballWe Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball
by Kadir Nelson
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Elijah of BuxtonElijah of Buxton
by Christopher Paul Curtis
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Copper SunCopper Sun
by Sharon Draper
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Day of Tears: A Novel in DialogueDay of Tears: A Novel in Dialogue
by Julius Lester
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Remember: The Journey to School IntegrationRemember: The Journey to School Integration
by Toni Morrison
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

The First Part LastThe First Part Last
by Angela Johnson
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Bronx MasqueradeBronx Masquerade
by Nikki Grimes
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

The LandThe Land
by Mildred Taylor
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Miracle’s BoysMiracle’s Boys
by Jacqueline Woodson
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Bud, Not BuddyBud, Not Buddy
by Christopher Paul Curtis,
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

HeavenHeaven
by Angela Johnson
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Forged by FireForged by Fire
by Sharon M. Draper
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

SlamSlam
by Walter Dean Myers
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Her StoriesHer Stories
by Virginia Hamilton
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Christmas in the Big House, Christmas in the QuartersChristmas in the Big House, Christmas in the Quarters
by Patricia C. & Frederick L. McKissack
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Toning the SweepToning the Sweep
by Angela Johnson
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

The Dark-Thirty: Southern Tales of the SupernaturalThe Dark-Thirty: Southern Tales of the Supernatural
by Patricia C. McKissack
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Now is Your Time: The African American Struggle for FreedomNow is Your Time: The African American Struggle for Freedom
by Walter Dean Myers
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

The Road to MemphisThe Road to Memphis
by Mildred D. Taylor
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

A Long Hard Journey: The Story of the Pullman PorterA Long Hard Journey: The Story of the Pullman Porter
by Patricia C. & Frederick L. McKissack
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Fallen AngelsFallen Angels
by Walter Dean Myers
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

The FriendshipThe Friendship
by Mildred D. Taylor
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Justin and the Best Biscuits in the WorldJustin and the Best Biscuits in the World
by Mildred Pitts Walter
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

The People Could Fly: American Black FolktalesThe People Could Fly: American Black Folktales
by Virginia Hamilton
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Motown and DidiMotown and Didi
by Walter Dean Myers
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Everett Anderson’s GoodbyeEverett Anderson’s Goodbye
by Lucille Clifton
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Sweet Whispers, Brother RushSweet Whispers, Brother Rush
by Virginia Hamilton
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Let the Circle Be UnbrokenLet the Circle Be Unbroken
by Mildred D. Taylor
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

This LifeThis Life
by Sidney Poitier
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

The Young LandlordsThe Young Landlords
by Walter Dean Myers
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Escape to FreedomEscape to Freedom
by Ossie Davis
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Africa DreamAfrica Dream
by Eloise Greenfield
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

The Story of Stevie WonderThe Story of Stevie Wonder
by James Haskins
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Duey’s TaleDuey’s Tale
by Pearl Bailey
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

The Legend of AfricanaThe Legend of Africana
by Dorothy Robinson
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Ray CharlesRay Charles
by Sharon Bell Mathis
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

I Never Had it Made: The Autobiography of Jackie RobinsonI Never Had it Made: The Autobiography of Jackie Robinson
by Jackie Robinson and Alfred Duckett
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

17 Black Artists17 Black Artists
by Elton C. Fax
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Black Troubador: Langston Hughes
by Charlemae Rollins
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Martin Luther King, Jr.: Man of Peace
by Lillie Patterson
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Anansi the SpiderAnansi the Spider
by Gerald McDermott
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3

Bedtime for FrancesBedtime for Frances
by Russell Hoban
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade

The Cabin Faced WestThe Cabin Faced West
by Jean Fritz
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Reading Roadmaps 3rd Grade
Sonlight Level D for Ages 8-11

The DotThe Dot
by Peter Reynolds
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3

Freckle JuiceFreckle Juice
by Judy Blume
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3

FrederickFrederick
by Leo Lionni
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3

How the Leopard Got His ClawsHow the Leopard Got His Claws
by Chinua Achebe
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing 2011

If I Never Forever EndeavorIf I Never Forever Endeavor
by Holly Meade
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3

Leo the Late BloomerLeo the Late Bloomer
by Robert Kraus
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade

Little TootLittle Toot
by Hardie Gramatky
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade

The LittlesThe Littles
by John Peterson
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Sonlight Grade 3 Readers

Peppe the LamplighterPeppe the Lamplighter
by Elisa Bartone
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3

Put Me in the ZooPut Me in the Zoo
by Robert Lopshire
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Sonlight Grade 1 Readers

In GrandmaIn Grandma's Attic
by Arleta Richardson
Sonlight Level A for Ages 5-7

Ramona Quimby, Age 8Ramona Quimby, Age 8
by Beverly Cleary
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3

The Reluctant DragonThe Reluctant Dragon
by Kenneth Grahame
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Reading Roadmaps 2nd Grade

Sam the MinutemanSam the Minuteman
by Nathaniel Benchley
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3

The Three Little PigsThe Three Little Pigs
by Paul Galdone
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades K-3
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten

Five True Dog StoriesFive True Dog Stories
by Margaret Davidson
Former Sonlight Books

James HerriotJames Herriot's Treasury for Children
by James Herriot
Mater Amabilis Level 1B Book List for Ages 6-7
Mater Amabilis Pre-K Book List for Ages 4-5
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Sonlight Level A for Ages 5-7

Least of AllLeast of All
by Carol Purdy
Sonlight Level A for Ages 5-7

Ming Lo moves the mountainMing Lo moves the mountain
by Arnold Lobel
What We Read: China

The lost horse : a Chinese folktaleThe lost horse : a Chinese folktale
by Ed Young
What We Read: China

Dragon prince : a Chinese Beauty & the beast taleDragon prince : a Chinese Beauty & the beast tale
by Laurence Yep
What We Read: China

Favorite Children Stories from China and TibetFavorite Children Stories from China and Tibet
by Lotta Carswell Hume
What We Read: China

All the way to Lhasa : a tale from TibetAll the way to Lhasa : a tale from Tibet
by Barbara Helen Berger
What We Read: China

FatherFather's Chinese opera
by Rich Lo
What We Read: China

The roosterThe rooster's antlers : a story of the Chinese zodiac
by Eric A. Kimmel
What We Read: China

How the rooster got his crownHow the rooster got his crown
by Amy Lowry Poole
What We Read: China

Beyond the great mountains : a visual poem about chinaBeyond the great mountains : a visual poem about china
by Ed Young
What We Read: China

Dragon Parade : a Chinese New Year storyDragon Parade : a Chinese New Year story
by Steven A. Chin
Picture Books for Minor Holidays
What We Read: China

Ten suns : a Chinese legendTen suns : a Chinese legend
by Eric A. Kimmel
What We Read: China

My ChinatownMy Chinatown
by Kam Mak
What We Read: China

Count your way through ChinaCount your way through China
by James Haskins
What We Read: China

Not For Parents China: Everything You Ever Wanted to KnowNot For Parents China: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know
by Lonely Planet
What We Read: China

RechenkaRechenka's Eggs
by Patricia Polacco
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Top 10 Easter Picture Books
What We Read: Russia

Tuko and the BirdsTuko and the Birds
by Shirley Climo
What We Read: Southeast Asia

An Elephant in the BackyardAn Elephant in the Backyard
by Richard Sobol
What We Read: Southeast Asia

Abadeha : the Philippine CinderellaAbadeha : the Philippine Cinderella
by Myrna J. de la Paz
What We Read: Southeast Asia

Filipino ChildrenFilipino Children's Favorite Stories
by Liana Elena Romulo
What We Read: Southeast Asia

Hush! A Thai LullabyHush! A Thai Lullaby
by Minfong Ho
What We Read: Southeast Asia

Peek! A Thai Hide and SeekPeek! A Thai Hide and Seek
by Minfong Ho
What We Read: Southeast Asia

Princess SeptemberPrincess September
by W. Somerset Maugham
What We Read: Southeast Asia

The Whispering ClothThe Whispering Cloth
by Pegi Shea
What We Read: Southeast Asia

Elizabeth, Queen of the SeasElizabeth, Queen of the Seas
by Lynne Cox
What We Read: New Zealand

Herbert: The True Story of a Brave Sea DogHerbert: The True Story of a Brave Sea Dog
by Robyn Belton
What We Read: New Zealand

The Turtle and the Island: A Folktale from Papua New GuineaThe Turtle and the Island: A Folktale from Papua New Guinea
by Barbara Ker Wilson
What We Read: New Zealand

New Zealand: Enchantment of the WorldNew Zealand: Enchantment of the World
by Donna Walsh Shepherd
What We Read: New Zealand

Leading Little Ones to God: A ChildLeading Little Ones to God: A Child's Book of Bible Teachings
by Marian M. Schoolland
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

The Usborne Time TravelerThe Usborne Time Traveler
by Judy Hindley
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

TutTut's Mummy Lost & Found
by Judy Donnelly
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

Around the World with Kate and MackAround the World with Kate and Mack
by Melissa Paredes
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

Houses and HomesHouses and Homes
by Carol Bowyer
Former Sonlight Books

Peoples of the WorldPeoples of the World
by Trundle
Former Sonlight Books

George MullerGeorge Muller
by Janet Benge
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

Missionary Stories with the MillersMissionary Stories with the Millers
by Mildred A. Martin
Former Sonlight Books

Archaeologists Dig For CluesArchaeologists Dig For Clues
by Kate Duke
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

The Greek NewsThe Greek News
by Anton Powell
Former Sonlight Books

The Great Wall of ChinaThe Great Wall of China
by Leonard Everett Fisher
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

Roman DiaryRoman Diary
by Richard Platt
Former Sonlight Books

The Usborne Book of World HistoryThe Usborne Book of World History
by Anne Millard
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

A ChildA Child's History of the World
by V. M. Hillyer
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

Henry HugginsHenry Huggins
by Beverly Cleary
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

Gooney Bird GreeneGooney Bird Greene
by Lois Lowry
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

The Year of Miss AgnesThe Year of Miss Agnes
by Kirkpatrick Hill
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

Homer PriceHomer Price
by Robert McCloskey
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Reading Roadmaps 3rd Grade
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8
Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

Greek Myths for Young ChildrenGreek Myths for Young Children
by Heather Amery
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

Mountain BornMountain Born
by Elizabeth Yates
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

Understood BetsyUnderstood Betsy
by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

Favorite Poems of ChildhoodFavorite Poems of Childhood
by Philip Smith
Former Sonlight Books

Detectives in TogasDetectives in Togas
by Henry Winterfeld
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

Little PearLittle Pear
by Eleanor Frances Lattimore
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8

Owls in the FamilyOwls in the Family
by Farley Mowat
Sonlight Level B for Ages 6-8
Veritas Press 2nd Grade Literature

The Case of the Gasping GarbageThe Case of the Gasping Garbage
by Michele Torrey
Former Sonlight Books

The Water HoleThe Water Hole
by Graeme Base
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten

Honey for a ChildHoney for a Child's Heart
by Gladys Hunt
Top 10 Book List Books and Resources

Books Children Love: A Guide to the Best ChildrenBooks Children Love: A Guide to the Best Children's Literature
by Elizabeth Laraway Wilson
Top 10 Book List Books and Resources

The Read-Aloud HandbookThe Read-Aloud Handbook
by Jim Trelease
Top 10 Book List Books and Resources

Read for the Heart: Whole Books for WholeHearted FamiliesRead for the Heart: Whole Books for WholeHearted Families
by Sarah Clarkson
Top 10 Book List Books and Resources

Books That Build Character: A Guide to Teaching Your Child Moral Values Through StoriesBooks That Build Character: A Guide to Teaching Your Child Moral Values Through Stories
by Robert Coles
Top 10 Book List Books and Resources

Who Should We Then Read?Who Should We Then Read?
by Jan Bloom
Top 10 Book List Books and Resources

Who Should We Then Read? Volume 2Who Should We Then Read? Volume 2
by Jan Bloom
Top 10 Book List Books and Resources

My FarmMy Farm
by Alison Lester
What We Read: Australia

Ambleside Online Curriculum book lists
A free homeschool curriculum that uses Charlotte Mason's classically-based principles. Each year has excellent book recommendations.
Top 10 Book List Books and Resources

Carol Joy Seid Seminar with original book listCarol Joy Seid Seminar with original book list
by Carol Joy Seid
Top 10 Book List Books and Resources

Picture Book PreschoolPicture Book Preschool
by Sherry Early
Top 10 Book List Books and Resources

Are we there yet?Are we there yet?
by Alison Lester
What We Read: Australia

Possum MagicPossum Magic
by Mem Fox
What We Read: Australia

Koala LouKoala Lou
by Mem Fox
What We Read: Australia

Tiddalick the frogTiddalick the frog
by Susan Nunes
What We Read: Australia

Sophie Scott goes SouthSophie Scott goes South
by Alison Lester
What We Read: Antarctica

Over in Australia: Amazing Animals Down UnderOver in Australia: Amazing Animals Down Under
by Marianne Berkes
What We Read: Australia

Trapped by the ice!: ShackletonTrapped by the ice!: Shackleton's amazing Antarctic adventure
by Michael McCurdy
What We Read: Antarctica

Lost and FoundLost and Found
by Oliver Jeffers
What We Read: Antarctica

Antarctic Antics: A Book of Penguin PoemsAntarctic Antics: A Book of Penguin Poems
by Judy Sierra
What We Read: Antarctica

Where is Home, Little Pip?Where is Home, Little Pip?
by Karma Wilson
What We Read: Antarctica

Destination: Polar RegionsDestination: Polar Regions
by Jonathan Grupper
What We Read: Antarctica

Shh! We Have a PlanShh! We Have a Plan
by Chris Haughton
Cybils Award Winners
Ezra Jack Keats Award Winners

Feathers: Not Just for FlyingFeathers: Not Just for Flying
by Melissa Stewart
Cybils Award Winners

Okay, Andy! Okay, Andy!
by Maxwell Eaton
Cybils Award Winners

Lulu’s Mysterious MissionLulu’s Mysterious Mission
by Judith Viorst
Cybils Award Winners

El DeafoEl Deafo
by Cece Bell
Cybils Award Winners

Voices from the March on WashingtonVoices from the March on Washington
by J. Patrick Lewis and George Ella Lyon
Cybils Award Winners

Nickel Bay NickNickel Bay Nick
by Dean Pitchford
Cybils Award Winners

The Luck UgliesThe Luck Uglies
by Paul Durham
Cybils Award Winners

PointePointe
by Brandy Colbert
Cybils Award Winners

In Real LifeIn Real Life
by Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang
Cybils Award Winners

The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial RussiaThe Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia
by Candace Fleming
Cybils Award Winners

The LivingThe Living
by Matt De La Peña
Cybils Award Winners

Hana Hashimoto, Sixth ViolinHana Hashimoto, Sixth Violin
by Chieri Uegaki
Ezra Jack Keats Award Winners

Brown Girl DreamingBrown Girl Dreaming
by Jacqueline Woodson
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners
National Book Award Young People's Literature Winners

The Tortoise and the HareThe Tortoise and the Hare
by Janet Stevens
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection

MoonbearMoonbear's Shadow
by Frank Asch
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection

The Tale of Jemima Puddle-DuckThe Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck
by Beatrix Potter
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection
Reading Roadmaps 1st Grade

If the Dinosaurs Came BackIf the Dinosaurs Came Back
by Bernard Most
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection

Mouse and Mole: Fine Feathered FriendsMouse and Mole: Fine Feathered Friends
by Wong Herbert Yee
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection

Amazing Animal AlphabetAmazing Animal Alphabet
by Brian Wildsmith
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection

Seven Blind MiceSeven Blind Mice
by Ed Young
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection

Tacky the PenguinTacky the Penguin
by Helen Lester
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection

Little Jewel BirdLittle Jewel Bird
by Lucy Ann Conley
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection

Fritz and the Beautiful HorsesFritz and the Beautiful Horses
by Jan Brett
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection

Annie and Snowball and the Cozy NestAnnie and Snowball and the Cozy Nest
by Cynthia Rylant
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection

How to Hide a ButterflyHow to Hide a Butterfly
by Ruth Heller
My Father's World Kindergarten Literature Collection

The Seashore BookThe Seashore Book
by Charlotte Zolotow
What We Read: Summer and the Beach

The Seashore Noisy BookThe Seashore Noisy Book
by Margaret Wise Brown
What We Read: Summer and the Beach

Harry by the SeaHarry by the Sea
by Gene Zion
What We Read: Summer and the Beach

Animals in SummerAnimals in Summer
by Jane R. McCauley
What We Read: Summer and the Beach

The DeepThe Deep
by Tim Winton
What We Read: Summer and the Beach

Summer Days and NightsSummer Days and Nights
by Wong Herbert Yee
What We Read: Summer and the Beach

The Birbal TalesThe Birbal Tales
by James Moseley
What We Read: India

The Story of Little BabajiThe Story of Little Babaji
by Helen Bannerman
Mater Amabilis Kindergarten Book List for Ages 5-6
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
What We Read: India

The Monkey and the Crocodile: A Jataka Tale from IndiaThe Monkey and the Crocodile: A Jataka Tale from India
by Paul Galdone
Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
What We Read: India

The ElephantThe Elephant's Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India
by Marcia Williams
What We Read: India

The Road to MumbaiThe Road to Mumbai
by Ruth Jeyaveeran
What We Read: India

Anklet for a PrincessAnklet for a Princess
by Meredith Brucker
What We Read: India

MamaMama's Saris
by Pooja Makhijani
What We Read: India

MonsoonMonsoon
by Uma Krishnaswami
What We Read: India

Count your way through IndiaCount your way through India
by James Haskins
What We Read: India

The Persian CinderellaThe Persian Cinderella
by Shirley Climo
What We Read: Middle East

Count your way through IranCount your way through Iran
by Jim Haskins
What We Read: Middle East

Count your way through AfghanistanCount your way through Afghanistan
by James Haskins
What We Read: Middle East

BeniBeni's family treasury : stories for the Jewish holidays
by Jane Breskin Zalben
Picture Books for Minor Holidays
What We Read: Middle East

Something for NothingSomething for Nothing
by Phoebe Gilman
What We Read: Middle East

Count your way through IsraelCount your way through Israel
by James Haskins
What We Read: Middle East

Malala, a Brave Girl from Pakistan/Iqbal, a Brave Boy from Pakistan: Two Stories of BraveryMalala, a Brave Girl from Pakistan/Iqbal, a Brave Boy from Pakistan: Two Stories of Bravery
by Jeanette Winter
What We Read: Middle East

NadiaNadia's hands
by Karen English
What We Read: Middle East

The Librarian Who Measured the EarthThe Librarian Who Measured the Earth
by Kathryn Lasky
What We Read: Greece

King Midas and the Golden TouchKing Midas and the Golden Touch
by M. Charlotte Craft, Illustrated by Kinuko Y. Craft
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
What We Read: Greece

Mr Semolina-SemolinusMr Semolina-Semolinus
by Anthony L. Manna
What We Read: Greece

PegasusPegasus
by Marianna Mayer, Illustrated by Kinuko Y. Craft
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
What We Read: Greece

Diogenes: the story of the Greek philosopherDiogenes: the story of the Greek philosopher
by Aliki
What We Read: Greece

Count your way through GreeceCount your way through Greece
by James Haskins
What We Read: Greece

Ben and Me: An Astonishing Life of Benjamin Franklin by His Good Mouse AmosBen and Me: An Astonishing Life of Benjamin Franklin by His Good Mouse Amos
by Robert Lawson
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Reading Roadmaps 3rd Grade

The Black StallionThe Black Stallion
by Walter Farley
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Cheaper by the DozenCheaper by the Dozen
by Frank Gilbreth
Former Sonlight Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

The Children of Green KnoweThe Children of Green Knowe
by L. M. Boston
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

The Book of Three (The Chronicles of Prydain)The Book of Three (The Chronicles of Prydain)
by Lloyd Alexander
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

The Black Cauldron (The Chronicles of Prydain)The Black Cauldron (The Chronicles of Prydain)
by Lloyd Alexander
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

The Castle of Llyr (The Chronicles of Prydain)The Castle of Llyr (The Chronicles of Prydain)
by Lloyd Alexander
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Taran Wanderer (The Chronicles of Prydain)Taran Wanderer (The Chronicles of Prydain)
by Lloyd Alexander
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

The MagicianThe Magician's Nephew (The Chronicles of Narnia)
by C. S. Lewis
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

The Horse and His Boy (The Chronicles of Narnia)The Horse and His Boy (The Chronicles of Narnia)
by C. S. Lewis
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Sonlight Level F for Ages 10-13
Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

Prince Caspian (The Chronicles of Narnia)Prince Caspian (The Chronicles of Narnia)
by C. S. Lewis
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (The Chronicles of Narnia)The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (The Chronicles of Narnia)
by C. S. Lewis
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

The Silver Chair (The Chronicles of Narnia)The Silver Chair (The Chronicles of Narnia)
by C. S. Lewis
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

The Last Battle (The Chronicles of Narnia)The Last Battle (The Chronicles of Narnia)
by C. S. Lewis
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

The Complete Fairy TalesThe Complete Fairy Tales
by Charles Perrault
Angelicum Academy Kindergarten Good Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Over Sea, Under Stone (The Dark Is Rising Sequence)Over Sea, Under Stone (The Dark Is Rising Sequence)
by Susan Cooper
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

The Dark is Rising (The Dark is Rising Sequence)The Dark is Rising (The Dark is Rising Sequence)
by Susan Cooper
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Greenwitch (The Dark Is Rising Sequence)Greenwitch (The Dark Is Rising Sequence)
by Susan Cooper
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Silver on the Tree (The Dark Is Rising Sequence)Silver on the Tree (The Dark Is Rising Sequence)
by Susan Cooper
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

D’Aulaire’s Book of Norse MythsD’Aulaire’s Book of Norse Myths
by Ingri d'Aulaire
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

A Dog on Barkham StreetA Dog on Barkham Street
by Mary Stolz
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

The Evolution of Calpurnia TateThe Evolution of Calpurnia Tate
by Jacqueline Kelly
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Gentle BenGentle Ben
by Walt Morey
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

HatchetHatchet
by Gary Paulsen
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Hans Brinker, or The Silver SkatesHans Brinker, or The Silver Skates
by Mary Mapes Dodge
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

HeidiHeidi
by Johanna Spyri
Angelicum Academy 2nd Grade Good Books
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

The House of Dies DrearThe House of Dies Drear
by Virginia Hamilton
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Lad: A DogLad: A Dog
by Albert Payson Terhune
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Lassie Come HomeLassie Come Home
by Eric Knight
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Mary PoppinsMary Poppins
by P. L. Travers
Memoria Press 3rd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

MatildaMatilda
by Roald Dahl
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Misty of ChincoteagueMisty of Chincoteague
by Marguerite Henry
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Reading Roadmaps 3rd Grade
Veritas Press 3rd Grade Literature

The MoffatsThe Moffats
by Eleanor Estes
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Reading Roadmaps 3rd Grade

The Pushcart WarThe Pushcart War
by Jean Merrill
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

The Railway ChildrenThe Railway Children
by E. Nesbit
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6
Veritas Press 2nd Grade Literature

RedwallRedwall
by Brian Jacques
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

The RescuersThe Rescuers
by Margery Sharp
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

The Summer of the SwansThe Summer of the Swans
by Betsy Byars
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

Swiss Family RobinsonSwiss Family Robinson
by Johann D. Wyss
Mensa for Kids Excellence in Reading Grades 4-6

When Jessie Came Across the SeaWhen Jessie Came Across the Sea
by Amy Hest
What We Read: Eastern Europe

Puffling PatrolPuffling Patrol
by Ted Lewin
What We Read: Nordic Countries

Nights of the pufflingsNights of the pufflings
by Bruce McMillan
What We Read: Nordic Countries

Master MaidMaster Maid
by Aaron Shepard
What We Read: Nordic Countries

The Three Billy Goats GruffThe Three Billy Goats Gruff
by Paul Galdone
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
What We Read: Nordic Countries

Good Babies: A Tale of Trolls, Humans, a Witch and a SwitchGood Babies: A Tale of Trolls, Humans, a Witch and a Switch
by Tim J. Myers
What We Read: Nordic Countries

The Barefoot Book of PiratesThe Barefoot Book of Pirates
by Richard Walker
What We Read: Nordic Countries
What We Read: Scotland and Wales

Flicka, Ricka, Dicka and the little dogFlicka, Ricka, Dicka and the little dog
by Maj Lindman
What We Read: Nordic Countries

The Children of Noisy VillageThe Children of Noisy Village
by Astrid Lindgren
What We Read: Nordic Countries

Little Toot and the Loch Ness MonsterLittle Toot and the Loch Ness Monster
by Hardie Gramatky
What We Read: Scotland and Wales

The Mysterious TadpoleThe Mysterious Tadpole
by Steven Kellogg
What We Read: Scotland and Wales

The Thanksgiving StoryThe Thanksgiving Story
by Alice Dalgliesh
Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Sonlight Level D for Ages 8-11
Top 10 Thanksgiving Picture Books

Michael HagueMichael Hague's Family Easter Treasury
by Michael Hague
Top 10 Easter Picture Books

Chicken SundayChicken Sunday
by Patricia Polacco
Reading Roadmaps 3rd Grade
Reading Roadmaps Kindergarten
Top 10 Easter Picture Books

The Legend of the Easter EggThe Legend of the Easter Egg
by Lori Walburg
Top 10 Easter Picture Books

The Parable of the LilyThe Parable of the Lily
by Liz Curtis Higgs
Christian Book Award Winners
Top 10 Easter Picture Books

The Country Bunny and the Little Gold ShoesThe Country Bunny and the Little Gold Shoes
by DuBose Heyward
Top 10 Easter Picture Books

Minerva Louise and the Colorful EggsMinerva Louise and the Colorful Eggs
by Janet Morgan Stoeke
Top 10 Easter Picture Books

The Berenstain Bears and the Easter StoryThe Berenstain Bears and the Easter Story
by Mike Berenstain

The Golden Egg BookThe Golden Egg Book
by Margaret Wise Brown
Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program

A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr.A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr.
by David A. Adler
Picture Books for Minor Holidays

Cranberry EasterCranberry Easter
by Wende Devlin
Top 10 Easter Picture Books

I Have a DreamI Have a Dream
by Martin Luther King Jr.
Picture Books for Minor Holidays

GregoryGregory's Shadow
by Don Freeman
Memoria Press Kindergarten Read-Aloud Program
Picture Books for Minor Holidays

The Valentine BearsThe Valentine Bears
by Eve Bunting
Picture Books for Minor Holidays

The Biggest Valentine EverThe Biggest Valentine Ever
by Steven Kroll
Picture Books for Minor Holidays

So You Want to Be President?So You Want to Be President?
by Judith St. George
Picture Books for Minor Holidays

Patrick: Patron Saint of IrelandPatrick: Patron Saint of Ireland
by Tomie dePaola
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Picture Books for Minor Holidays
What We Read: Ireland

Mama, Do You Love Me?Mama, Do You Love Me?
by Barbara M. Joosse
Picture Books for Minor Holidays

The WallThe Wall
by Eve Bunting
Boston Globe–Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children's Literature
Picture Books for Minor Holidays

What Mary Jo SharedWhat Mary Jo Shared
by Janice May Udry
Picture Books for Minor Holidays

The Fourth of July StoryThe Fourth of July Story
by Alice Dalgliesh
Memoria Press 2nd Grade Read-Aloud Program
Picture Books for Minor Holidays

The Star-Spangled BannerThe Star-Spangled Banner
by Peter Spier
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Picture Books for Minor Holidays

Scary, Scary HalloweenScary, Scary Halloween
by Eve Bunting
Picture Books for Minor Holidays

The Berenstain Bears Trick or TreatThe Berenstain Bears Trick or Treat
by Stan Berenstain
Picture Books for Minor Holidays

The House of Sixty FathersThe House of Sixty Fathers
by Meindert DeJong
Picture Books for Minor Holidays
Sonlight Level F for Ages 10-13

The Kitchen KnightThe Kitchen Knight
by Margaret Hodges
What We Read: England

A Walk in LondonA Walk in London
by Salvatore Rubbino
What We Read: England

Tim OTim O'Toole and the wee folk : an Irish tale
by Gerald McDermott
What We Read: Ireland

Dick Whittington and His CatDick Whittington and His Cat
by Marcia Brown
What We Read: England

Mr. Gumpy’s Motor CarMr. Gumpy’s Motor Car
by John Burningham
What We Read: England

Jamie OJamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato
by Tomie dePaola
What We Read: Ireland

Brave Margaret: An Irish AdventureBrave Margaret: An Irish Adventure
by Robert D. San Souci
What We Read: Ireland

Fair, Brown & Trembling: An Irish Cinderella StoryFair, Brown & Trembling: An Irish Cinderella Story
by Jude Daly
What We Read: Ireland

Ballywhinney GirlBallywhinney Girl
by Eve Bunting
What We Read: Ireland

The King Of IrelandThe King Of Ireland's Son
by Brendan Behan
What We Read: Ireland

A Visitor for BearA Visitor for Bear
by Bonny Becker
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program

Finn MacCoul and His Fearless Wife: A Giant of a Tale from IrelandFinn MacCoul and His Fearless Wife: A Giant of a Tale from Ireland
by Robert Byrd
What We Read: Ireland

A Life Like Mine: How Children Live Around the WorldA Life Like Mine: How Children Live Around the World
by DK Publishing
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

Animal Habitats!Animal Habitats!
by Judy Press and Betsy Day
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

Bear Hugs: Romantically Ridiculous Animal RhymesBear Hugs: Romantically Ridiculous Animal Rhymes
by Karma Wilson and Suzanne Watts
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

Busy Bugs: A Book About PatternsBusy Bugs: A Book About Patterns
by Jayne Harvey and Bernard Adnet
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

How the Grinch Stole ChristmasHow the Grinch Stole Christmas
by Dr. Suess
Memoria Press 1st Grade Read-Aloud Program
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

Boxes for KatjeBoxes for Katje
by Candace Fleming
What We Read: The Netherlands and Belgium

Icky Bug ShapesIcky Bug Shapes
by Jerry Pallotta and Shennen Bersani
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

Look How It Changes!Look How It Changes!
by June Young
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

Lots and Lots of Zebra StripesLots and Lots of Zebra Stripes
by Stephen R. Swinburne
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

Me and the Measure of ThingsMe and the Measure of Things
by Joan Sweeney
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

Me Counting Time: From Seconds to CenturiesMe Counting Time: From Seconds to Centuries
by Joan Sweeney and Annette Cable
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

Me on the MapMe on the Map
by Joan Sweeney
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

My Five SensesMy Five Senses
by Aliki
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

Oh Say Can You Say WhatOh Say Can You Say What's the Weather Today?
by Tish Rabe
Moving Beyond the Page Age 5-7 Literature Package

On the TownOn the Town
by Judith Caseley
Moving Beyond