Staff Favorites 2017 - Children

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J Non-Fiction

100 Things to Make You Happy
Lisa Gerry, 2015
j152.42 / GER
Liked by Shih-Mei C.

Christmas Prayers and Stories for Bedtime
Jean Fischer, 2015
j232.33 / FIS
Liked by Janet R.

The Purpose Driven Life: Devotional for Kids
Richard Warren, 2015
j242.62 / WAR
Liked by Janet R.

Snuggle Time Prayers
Glenys Nellist, 2016
j242.82 / NEL
Liked by Janet R.

Dear Pope Francis
Pope Francis, 2016
j248.4 / FRA
Liked by Janet R.

A Woman in the House (and Senate): How Women Came to the United States Congress, Broke Down Barriers and Changed the Country
Ilene Cooper, 2014
j320.082 / COO
Liked by Rachel V.

Cajas de Cartón: Relatos de la Vida
Peregrina de un Niño Campesino
Francisco Jiménez, 2000
j468 / JIM
Liked by Rachel S.

Sea Turtle Scientist
Stephen R. Swinburne, 2014
j597.928 / SWI
Liked by Elaine B.

Crow Smarts
Pamela Turner, 2016
j598.864 / TUR
Liked by Becky K.

When Green Becomes Tomatoes
Julie Fogliano, 2016
j811.6 / FOG
Liked by Elaine B.

Women in Black History: Stories of Courage, Faith, and Resilience
Tricia Williams Jackson, 2016
j277.3 / BIO / JAC
Liked by Janet R.

Bon Appétit!: The Delicious Life of Julia Child
Jessie Hartland, 2012
j641.5 / BIO / CHILD
Liked by Becky K.

 

Easy Picture Books

Duck & Goose Find a Pumpkin
Tad Hills, 2009
BOARD BOOK / H
eBook
Liked by Sarah L.

Thunder Boy Jr.
Sherman Alexie, 2016
E / ALEXIE
Liked by Kasia H.

McToad Mows Tiny Island: A Transportation Tale
Tom Angleberger, 2015
E / ANGLEBERGER
Liked by Susan P.

The Princess and the Pony
Kate Beaton, 2015
E / BEATON
eBook
Liked by Jennifer S.

Return
Aaron Becker, 2016
E / BECKER
Liked by Sherrie B.

The Sun Egg
Elsa Maartman Beskow, 1993
E / BESKOW
Liked by Daniel K.

This Book Just Ate My Dog!    
Richard Byrne, 2014
E / BYRNE
Liked by Theo M.

Papa’s Backpack  
James Christopher Carroll, 2015
E / CARROLL
Liked by Elisabeth P.

Last Stop on Market Street
Matt de la Peña, 2015
E / DE LA PENA
E / BK & CD / DE LA PENA
Liked by Jennifer S.

The Night Gardener
Terry Fan, 2016
E / FAN
Liked by Brian Y.

Apples and Robins
Lucie Fēlix, 2016
E / FELIX
Liked by Rachel V.

Monster Trouble
Lane Fredrickson, 2015
E / FREDRICKSON
Liked by Sherrie B.

How to Dress a Dragon
Thelma Lynne Godin, 2016
E / GODIN
Liked by Rachel V.

ABC: The Alphabet from the Sky
Benedikt Gross, 2016
E / GROSS
Liked by Elaine B.

A Big Surprise for Little Card
Charise Mericle Harper, 2016
E / HARPER
Liked by Janet R.

The Christmas Eve Tree
Delia Huddy, 2016
E / HUDDY
Liked by Lisa W.

A Small Thing…But Big
Tony Johnston, 2016
E / JOHNSTON
Liked by Lisa W.

Hoot and Peep
Lita Judge, 2016
E / JUDGE
Liked by Shih-Mei C.

You Are (Not) Small
Anna Kang, 2014
E / KANG
Liked by Linda K.

Betty Bunny Loves Chocolate Cake
Michael B. Kaplan, 2011
E / KAPLAN
E / BK & CD / KAPLAN
Liked by Donica M.

This Is Not My Hat
John Klassen, 2012
E / KLASSEN
Liked by Robin H.

We Found a Hat
Jon Klassen, 2016
E / KLASSEN
Liked by Lynn H.

How Martha Saved Her Parents from Green Beans
David LaRochelle, 2013
E / LAROCHELLE
Liked by Theo M.

Taffy Time
Jennifer Lloyd, 2015
E / LLOYD
Liked by Lisa W.

Hip Cat
Jonathan London, 1993
E / LONDON
Liked by Rachel S.

I’m a Truck Driver
Jonathan London, 2010
E / LONDON
Liked by Rachel S.

The Farmyard Jamboree: Inspired by a Chilean Folktale
Margaret Read MacDonald, 2009
E / BK & CD / MACDONALD
Liked by Donica M.

Strictly No Elephants
Lisa Mantchev, 2015
E / MANTCHEV
eBook
Liked by Kasia H.

Night Animals
Gianna Marino, 2015
E / MARINO
eBook
Liked by Linda K.

The World in a Second
Isabel Minhós Martins, 2015
E / MARTINS
Liked by Rachel S.

A Perfectly Messed-Up Story  
Patrick McDonnell, 2014
E / MCDONNELL
Liked by Theo M.

Tell Me a Tattoo Story
Alison McGhee, 2016
E / MCGHEE
Liked by Mary T.

Tough Guys: (Have Feelings Too)
Keith Negley, 2015
E / NEGLEY
Liked by Elisabeth P.

My No, No, No Day!
Rebecca Patterson, 2012
E / PATTERSON
Liked by Sarah L.

Miss Hazeltine’s Home for Shy and Fearful Cats
Alicia Potter, 2015
E / POTTER
Liked by Sherrie B. and Jennifer S.

School’s First Day of School
Adam Rex, 2016
E / REX
Liked by Elaine B.

Truck Duck
Michael Rex, 2004
E / REX
Liked by Sarah L.

Creepy Carrots
Aaron Reynolds, 2012
E / REYNOLDS
E / BK & CD / REYNOLDS
j468 / REY
Liked by Theo M.

Just One More
Jennifer Hansen Rolli, 2014
E / ROLLI
Liked by Sarah L.

Beautiful Birds
Jean Roussen, 2015
E / ROUSSEN
Liked by Sarah L.

Dragons Love Tacos
Adam Rubin, 2012
E/ RUBIN
ebook
Liked by Sherrie B.

Those Darn Squirrels!
Adam Rubin, 2008
E / RUBIN
Liked by Robin H.
and Becky K.

Big Cat, Small Cat
Ami Rubinger, 2008
E / RUBINGER
Liked by Sarah L.

The Dark
Lemony Snicket, 2013
E / SNICKET
Liked by Linda K.

Duck’s Vacation
Gilad Soffer, 2015
E / SOFFER
Liked by Linda K.

Millie Waits for the Mail
Alexander Steffensmeier, 2007
E / STEFFENSMEIER
Liked by Robin H.

Louis I, King of the Sheep
Olivier Tallec, 2015
E / TALLEC
Liked by Jennifer S.

Press Here
Hervé Tullet, 2011
E / TULLET
Liked by Theo M.

The Sea Tiger
Victoria Turnbull, 2015
E / TURNBULL
Liked by Brian Y.

Little One
Jo Weaver, 2016
E / WEAVER
Liked by Brian Y.

Big Cat
Ethan Long, 2016
E / Easy to Read / LONG
Liked by Becky K.

The Thank You Book
Mo Willems, 2016
E / Easy to Read / WILLEMS
Liked by Lynn H.

 

J Fiction

Crenshaw
Katherine Applegate, 2015
J / APPLEGATE
ebook
jBOD / APPLEGATE
Liked by Linda K.
and Shih-Mei C.

The Night Gardener
Jonathan Auxier, 2014
J / AUXIER
eBook
jBOD / AUXIER
Liked by Lauren C.

Tuck Everlasting
Natalie Babbitt, 1975
J / BABBITT
eBook
jBOD / BABBITT
jNOOK / Children’s
Liked by Rachel S.

Seven Dead Pirates
Linda Bailey, 2015
J / BAILEY
ebook
Liked by Becky K.

All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook
Leslie Connor, 2016
J / CONNOR
eBook
Liked by Becky K.

The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure
Hans Magnus Enzensberger, 2000
J / ENZENSBERGER
Liked by Daniel K.

The Graveyard Book
Neil Gaiman, 2011
J / GAIMAN
eBook
jBOD / GAIMAN
Liked by Donica M.

Princess Academy
Shannon Hale, 2007
J / HALE
eBook
jBOD / HALE
Liked by Donica M.

Full of Beans
Jennifer L. Holm, 2016
J / HOLM
eBook
jBOD / HOLM
Liked by Elaine B.

Fish in a Tree
Lynda Mullaly Hunt, 2015
J / HUNT
eBook
jBOD / HUNT
jNOOK / Children’s
Liked by Shih-Mei C.

The Great Greene Heist
Varian Johnson, 2014
J / JOHNSON
Liked by Lauren C.

The Ice Dragon
George R.R. Martin, 2014
J / MARTIN
eBook
Liked by Elisabeth P.

Ghetto Cowboy: A Novel
Greg Neri, 2011
J / NERI
eBook
Liked by Lauren C.

Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard: The Hammer of Thor
Rick Riordan, 2016
J / RIORDAN
jBOD / RIORDAN
Liked by Lynn H.

Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard: The Sword of Summer
Rick Riordan, 2015
J / RIORDAN
eBook
jBOD / RIORDAN
Liked by Donica M.

The Trials of Apollo: The Hidden Oracle
Rick Riordan, 2016
J / RIORDAN
eBook
jBOD / RIORDAN
Liked by Lynn H.

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
J.K. Rowling and Jim Kay, 2016
J / ROWLING
Liked by Natalie B.

The Box and the Dragonfly
Ted Sanders, 2015
J / SANDERS
Liked by Elisabeth P.

The Hollow Boy
Jonathan Stroud, 2015
J / STROUD
eBook
jBOD / STROUD
Liked by Lauren C.

Lockwood & Co.: The Screaming Staircase
Jonathan Stroud, 2013
J / STROUD
eBook
jBOD / STROUD
jNOOK / Children’s
Liked by Lynn H.

Eddie Red, Undercover: Mystery on Museum Mile
Marcia Wells, 2014
J / WELLS
jNOOK / Children’s
Liked by Robin H.

 

Graphic Novels

El Deafo
Cece Bell, 2014
j741.5 / BEL
eBook
Liked by Jennifer S. and Rachel V.

Fukufuku: Kitten Tales
Konami Kanata, 2016
j741.5 / FUKU
Liked by Lisa W.

Zita the Spacegirl
Ben Hatke, 2011
j741.5 / HAT
Liked by Sherrie B.

Rust: Visitor in the Field
Royden Lepp, 2011
j741.5 / LEP
Liked by Theo M.

Lumberjanes Vol 4: Out of Time
Noelle Stevenson, 2016
j741.5 / LUMBERJANES
Liked by Kasia H.

Baba Yaga’s Assistant
Marika McCoola, 2015
j741.5 / MCC
Liked by Elisabeth P.   

Princeless: The Pirate Princess
Jeremy Whitley, 2015
j741.5 / PRINCELESS
Liked by Lauren C.

Ghosts
Raina Telgemeier, 2016
j741.5 / TEL
eBook
Liked by Elaine B.

 

Children’s Music

Odds & Ends
Andrew & Polly, 2015
J / POPULAR / ANDREW
Liked by Elaine B.

(Baby Love) Song Time
Music for Little People, 2006
J / POPULAR / BABY
Liked by Janet R.

Shining Like a Star
Laura Doherty, 2011
J / POPULAR / DOHERTY
Liked by Elaine B.

Animal Songs Sing-Along
Fisher-Price Little People, 2015
 J / POPULAR / LITTLE PEOPLE
Liked by Janet R.

Nursery Rhyme Parade!
Lisa Loeb, 2015
J / POPULAR / LOEB
Liked by Elaine B.
and Janet R.

Wiggleworms Love You
Old Town School of Folk Music, 2005
J / POPULAR / WIGGLEWORMS
Liked by Elaine B.

Action Bible Songs: 17 Classic Christian Songs for Kids    
Cedarmont Kids Singers, 1995   
J / RELIGIOUS / CEDARMONT
Liked by Janet R.

Hidden in My Heart, Vol. III: A Lullaby Journey Through the Life of Jesus    
BreakAway Music, 2013
J / RELIGIOUS / HIDDEN
Liked by Janet R.