SOUTH SALEM LIBRARY BIRTHDAY BOOK WISH LIST

UPDATED FALL 2009

Hardcover only, unless noted)

 UPPER GRADES

How to Steal a Dog by O'Conner

Magician's Elephant by DiCamillo

Al Capone Shines My Shoes by Choldenko

Lunch Lady Series by Krosoczka

The Small Adventure of Popeye and Elvis by O'Connor

January's Sparrow by Polacco

Lewis and Clark and Jodie, Freddi and Samantha , Time Warp Trio: by Scieszka

Nightmare on Joe's Street

Seven Blunders of the World

In the Desert, with the Dinosaurs, With the Frogs (Andrew Lost series) Greengurg

The Pet Dragon by Niemann

Tales of Beedle the Bard by Rowling

Eye of the Forest by Kerr (children of the lamp)

Eve of Emperor Penguin by Osborne (magic treehouse)

Allie Finkle's Rules for Girls by Cabot

Judy Moody Goes to College by McDonald

Pugsley by Miles

Football Double Threat by Christopher

My Cousin the Alien by Service

May Bird Among the Stars by Anderson

Time Travelers by Buckley-Archer

Brooklyn Bridge by Hesse

Masterpiece by Broach

My One Hundred Adventures by Horvath

When Harriet Met Sojourner by Clinton

Fairest by Levine

Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School etc by Look

The Penderwicks: A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits and a Very Interesting Boy by Birdsall

The Willoughby's by Lowry

Sword Quest by Fan

Alice in Wonderland by Scieszka

The Storyteller by Myers

How we Know What We Know about our Changing Climates by Cherry

First Collier by Lasky (Guardian's series)

The Golden Tree by Lasky (Guardian's series)

River of the Wind by Lasky (Guardian's series)

Exile by Lasky (Guardian's series)

Boycott Blues: How Rosa Parks Inspired a Nation by Pinkney

Looking For Miza: The True Story of the Mountain Gorilla Family Who Rescued One of Their Own by Hatkoff

As Good as Anybody: MLK and Abraham Joshua Herschel's Amazing March Towards Freedom by Michelson

Love, Ruby Holler by Wiles

Remarkable and Very True Story of Lucy and Snowcap by Bouwman

Gregor and the Code of Claws by Collins

Maggie's Door by Giff

Prophet of Yonwood, Duprau

Tiger by Jeff Stone, Five Ancestors series

You Can Draw Marvel Characters, series by DK Publishing

LOWER GRADES

The Sandman by Fletcher

Never Smile at A Monkey by Jenkins

Yummy: Eight Favorite Fairy Tales by Cousins

Robot Zot by Scieszka

Superhero School by Reynolds

Frogs and toads All Sang by Lobel

Cinderella and the Bowling Slipper by Higgins

Dog Biscuit by Cooper

Apple-Pip Princess by Ray

Clarice Bean by Child (all titles)

Ivy and Bean (series) by Barrows

Belinda Starts Ballet by Young

The Lonely Princess; An Indian Fairy Tale by Pirotta

Pigling; A Cinderella Story by Jolley

Snow by Rylant

Piper Reed, The Great Gypsy by Holt

A Kitten Tale by Rohmann

Wave by Lee

Superfudge by Blume

Wrath of Mulgrath (Spiderwick Chronicles) by Diterlizzi

Sweet Dream Pie by Woods

Little Mouse's Big Book of Fears by Gravett

One Boy by Seeger

How Many Ways Can You Catch a Fly by Jemkins

Polo the Runaway Book by Raller

What's Up Duck? by Hills

At Night by Bean

Bow-Wow Bugs a Bug by Newgarden

Rainstorm by Lehman

D is For Dragon Dance by Compestine

All in Just One Cookie by Goodman

Hippo! No, Rhino! By Newman

More Perfect Spot by Goode

POETRY

Hamsters, Shells and Spelling Bees; School Poems by Hopkins

Me I am! / Jack Prelutsky ; pictures by Christine Davenier.

Before it wriggles away by Wong, Janet S.

Count me a rhyme : animal poems by the numbers by Yolen, Jane

Flamingos on the roof by Brown, Calef

This is just to say : poems of apology and forgiveness by Sidman, Joyce

Butterfly eyes and other secrets of the meadow by Sidman, Joyce

When Gorilla goes walking by Grimes, Nikki.

Animal lullabies by Lila Prap

The barefoot book of classic poems compiled and illustrated by Jackie Morris ;

Collected poems for children by Hughes, Ted

Shout! : little poems that roar by Bagert, Brod

 GENERAL SUBJECTS/ALL AGES

Cookbooks for Kids

Folklore (any) especially "Anansi" stories

Tall Tales

Holiday Picture Books

The following can be paperback:

RIDDLES AND JOKE BOOKS

MAGIC TRICKS

OPTICAL ILLUSIONS

*DRAW 50 (ANY TITLE) LEE AMES

NON_FICTION SPORTS; BASEBALL, LACROSSE, HOCKEY ETC

EYEWITNESS TITLES by DK Publishing