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Time Fliesby Rohmann, Eric
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.
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 Pondby Fleming, Denise
Owenby Henkes, Kevin
Two lonely characters, one black and one white, meet on the street and become friends.
Coyote, who has a nose for trouble, insists that the crows teach him how to fly, but the experience ends in disaster for him.
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.
Mirette learns tightrope walking from Monsieur Bellini, not knowing that he is a celebrated tightrope artist who has withdrawn from performing because of fear
A Caldecott Honor Book. Madcap revisions of familiar fairy tales.
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.
A young black girl relates the daily events of her family's migrant life in the cotton fields of central California.
Frogs rise on their lily pads, float through the air, and explore nearby houses while their inhabitants sleep.
Tar Beachby Ringgold, Faith
Black and Whiteby Macaulay, David
Puss in Boots,by Arthur, Malcolm
"More More More," Said the Baby Williams, Vera B.
A Red-Riding Hood story from China about three siblings that use their courage and wit to fight a bad wolf.
Color Zooby Ehlert, Lois
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 tells his life story, including his years with Disney.
A traveler rids a village synagogue of ghosts. A Caldecott Honor Book.
Grandpa demonstrates for his visiting grandchildren some of the songs, dances, and jokes he performed when he was a vaudeville entertainer.
A poor Japanese woman maneuvers events to change the lazy habits of her son