Friday, March 03, 2006

The American Library Association recently announced their children's award books for 2005. Our libraries have several of these award winners and others are on order.

Whittington - Alan Armstrong
Show Way - Jacqueline Woodson
The Hello, Goodbye Window - Norton Juster
Rosa - Nikki Giovanni
Zen Shorts - Jon J. Muth
Hot Air: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Hot-Air Balloon Ride - Marjorie Priceman
Song of the Water Boatman and Other Pond Poems - Joyce Sidman
Secrets of the Civil War Submarine: Solving the Mysteries of the H.L. Hunley - Sally M. Walker
Dona Flor: A Tall Tale About a Giant Woman with a Great Big Heart - Pat Mora
Cesar: Si, Se Puede! Yes, We Can! - Carmen T. Bernier-Grand
Becoming Naomi Leon - Pam Munoz Ryan
Arrorro, Mi Nino: Latin Lullabies and Gentle Games - Lulu Delacre
Henry and Mudge and the Great Grandpas - Cynthia Rylant
Hi! Fly Guy - Ted Arnold
A Splendid Friend, Indeed - Suzanne Bloom
Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa - Erica Silverman
Amanda Pig and the Really Hot Day - Jean Van Leeuwen

You may place requests on any of these books.
Enjoy reading!