Books Read 2010

Novels and chapter books:
The Rock and the River, by Kekla Magoon
Scurvy Goonda, by Chris McCoy
Return to Sender, by Julia Alvarez
Woods Runner, by Gary Paulsen
Mallory Goes Green!, by Laurie Friedman
Nikki and Deja, by Karen English
The Dragon's Child: A Story of Angel Island, by Laurence Yep
My Name is Maria Isabel, by Alma Flor Ada
The Thirteenth Princess, by Diane Zahler
The Mysterious Howling (The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place, #1), by Maryrose Wood
 Ninth Ward, by Jewell Parker Rhodes
Zora and Me, by Victoria Bond
What Happened on Fox Street, by Tricia Springstubb
Takeshita Demons, by Cristy Burne
The Other Half of My Heart, by Sundee Frazier
A Long Walk to Water, by Linda Sue Park
Igraine the Brave, by Cornelia Funke

Poetry:
The Negro Speaks of Rivers, by Langston Hughes
My People, by Langston Hughes
African Acrostics: A Word in Edgeways, by Avis Harley
Here's a Little Poem: A Very First Book of Poetry, by Jane Yolen
Pio Peep!: Traditional Spanish Nursery Rhymes, by Alma Flor Ada
The Monsterologist: A Memoir in Rhyme, by Bobbi Katz
Mother Poems, by Hope Anita Smith
Red Sings from Treetops: A Year in Colors, by Joyce Sidman
Thanks a Million, by Nikki Griimes
Amazing Faces, ed. by Lee Bennett Hopkins
Some Kind of Love, by Traci Dant
Locomotion, by Jacqueline Woodson


Picture books (this is harder for me to keep track of because we read so many...):
One Hot Summer Day, by Nina Crews
The Tooth Fairy Meets El Raton Perez, by Rene Colato Lainez
Compost Stew, by Mary McKenna Siddals
Teammates, by Tiki and Ronde Barber
Sergio Saves the Game, by Edel Rodriguez
Nothing But Trouble: The Story of Althea Gibson, by Sue Stauffacher
Big Sister, Little Sister, by LeUyen Pham
Big Red Lollipop, by Rukhsana Khan
City Dog, Country Frog, by Mo Willems
Dotty, by Erica Perl

Early Readers:
Cat the Cat, Who Is That?, by Mo Willems
Watch Me Throw the Ball, by Mo Willems
Mr. Putter and Tabby Spill the Beans, by Cynthia Rylant
Mercy Watson: Something Wonky This Way Comes, by Kate DiCamillo
Ling and Ting: Not the Same, by Grace Lin

Audiobooks:
Life As We Knew It (Moon, #1), by Susan Beth Pfeffer
All Unquiet Things, by Anna Jarzab (unfinished)
Woods Runner, by Gary Paulsen
Zorgamazoo, by Robert Paul Weston
Guys Read Funny Business, ed. Jon Scieszka

Nonfiction (picture books and longer books):
Yellowstone Moran: Painting the American West, by Lita Judge
Jimi: Sounds Like a Rainbow, by Gary Golio


Graphic Novels:
Smile, by Raina Telgemeier
Kit Feeny on the Move, by Michael Townsend
Magic Trixie, by Jill Thompson
The Unsinkable Walker Bean, by Aaron Renier
Foiled, by Jane Yolen