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1995

Time Flies

by Rohmann, Eric

Swamp Angel

by Isaacs, Anne and Zelinsky, Paul O.

Swamp Angel can lasso a tornado, and drink an entire lake dry. She single-handedly defeats the fearsome bear known as Thundering Tarnation, wrestling him from the top of the Great Smoky Mountains to the bottom of a deep lake.

1994

Grandfather's Journey

by Say, Allen

A Japanese American man recounts his grandfather's journey to America which he later also undertakes, and the feelings of being torn by a love for two different countries.

In the Small, Small Pond

by Fleming, Denise

Owen

by Henkes, Kevin

Yo! Yes?

by Raschka, Chris

Two lonely characters, one black and one white, meet on the street and become friends.

Coyote: A Trickster Tale from the American Southwest

by Mcdermott, Gerald

Coyote, who has a nose for trouble, insists that the crows teach him how to fly, but the experience ends in disaster for him.

Peppe the Lamplighter

by Bartone, Elisa

A long time ago when there was no electricity and the streetlamps in Little Italy had to be lit by hand, Peppe lived in a tenement on Mulberry Street. His family was poor, and so, though he was just a boy, he needed to work.

1993

Mirette On the High Wire

by Mccully, Emily

Mirette learns tightrope walking from Monsieur Bellini, not knowing that he is a celebrated tightrope artist who has withdrawn from performing because of fear

The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales

by Scieszka, Jon

A Caldecott Honor Book. Madcap revisions of familiar fairy tales.

Seven Blind Mice

by Young, Ed

A Caldecott Honor Book. Summary: Retells in verse the Indian fable of the blind men discovering different parts of an elephant and arguing about its appearance. The illustrations depict the blind arguers as mice.

Working Cotton

by Williams, Sherley Anne

A young black girl relates the daily events of her family's migrant life in the cotton fields of central California.

1992

Tuesday

by Wiesner, David

Frogs rise on their lily pads, float through the air, and explore nearby houses while their inhabitants sleep.

Tar Beach

by Ringgold, Faith

1991

Black and White

by Macaulay, David

Puss in Boots,

by Arthur, Malcolm

"More More More," Said the Ba

by Williams, Vera B.

1990

Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story from China

by Young, Ed

A Red-Riding Hood story from China about three siblings that use their courage and wit to fight a bad wolf.

Color Zoo

by Ehlert, Lois

The Talking Eggs: A Folktale from the American South

by Souci, Robert D. San

A Southern folktale in which kind Blanche, following the instructions of an old witch, gains riches, while her greedy sister makes fun of the old woman and is duly rewarded.

Bill Peet: An Autobiography

by Peet, Bill

Bill Peet tells his life story, including his years with Disney.

Hershel And The Hanukkah Goblins

by Kimmel, Eric A.

A traveler rids a village synagogue of ghosts. A Caldecott Honor Book.

1989

Song and Dance Man

by Ackerman, Karen

Grandpa demonstrates for his visiting grandchildren some of the songs, dances, and jokes he performed when he was a vaudeville entertainer.

The Boy of the Three-Year Nap

by Snyder, Dianne

A poor Japanese woman maneuvers events to change the lazy habits of her son

Free Fall

by Wiesner, David
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