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Children's Choices 2013 Grades K-2

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Back to Front and Upside Down!
by Claire Alexander Details
While the rest of the class makes birthday cards for the principal, Stanley struggles with his words and letters.
Bedtime for Monsters
by Ed Vere Details
A hungry monster seeks a different type of bedtime snack.
Big Mean mike
by Michelle Knudsen Details
Mike is proud to be the biggest, toughest dog in the neighborhood, so when tiny, fuzzy bunnies start showing up in his big, mean car he sees them only as a threat to his reputation, no matter how adorable they are.
Every Cowgirl Loves a Rodeo
by Rebecca Janni Details
Nellie Sue enjoys the county fair, but cannot wait to compete against the reigning champion of the bicycle rodeo, A.J. Picket.
Frog and Fly: Six Slurpy Stories
by Jeff Mack Details
Through a series of easy-to-read scenes, Frog always gets the better of Fly but in the end, Fly has the last word.
Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs
by Mo Willems Details
Presents the wacky story of three dinosaurs, including a visitor from Norway, who insist that they have not tidied up their home and prepared yummy pudding to trap a tasty little girl.
Good News, Bad News
by Jeff Mack Details
While on a picnic, Bunny and Mouse see everything that happens to them from opposite points of view--Bunny sees only the good, while Mouse sees only the bad.
I Know a Wee Piggy
by Kim Norman Details
A cumulative, rhyming tale of an ordinary pig who leaps out of his boy's arms at a state fair and wallows in color after color, turning himself into a work of art.
Ladybug Girl and Bingo
by Jacky Davis Details
Lulu, who likes to dress in a ladybug costume, goes camping with her parents, brother, and dog Bingo.
Little Dog Lost: The True Story of a Brave Dog Named Baltic
by Monica Carnesi Details
On a cold winter day, a curious dog wandered onto a frozen river, and before he knew it he was traveling fast on a sheet of ice. Many people tried to help, but the dog could not be reached. Finally, after two nights and seventy-five miles, the little dog was saved by a ship out in the Baltic Sea.
Llama Llama Time to Share
by Anna Dewdney Details
Llama Llama doesn't want to share his toys with his new neighbors. But when fighting leads to broken toys and tears, Llama learns that it's better to share.
Miss Fox's Class Gets it Wrong
by Eileen Spinelli Details
Miss Fox's class assumes their teacher's association with a police officer is something other than what it really is.
Nighttime Ninja
by Barbara DaCosta Details
Late at night, when all is quiet and everyone is asleep, a ninja creeps silently through the house in search of treasure.
Otto the Book Bear
by Katie Cleminson Details
Otto lives in a book in a house but when no one is looking he comes to life to read his favorite stories and practice his writing, until he is left behind and must set out in search of a new home.
Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons
by Eric Litwin Details
Pete the cat loves the buttons on his shirt so much that he makes up a song about them, and even as the buttons pop off, one by one, he still finds a reason to sing.
Piggy Bunny
by Rachel Vail Details
Liam is a piglet who wants to be the Easter Bunny when he grows up, but no one believes he can do it until, with a lot of practice and some help from his grandparents, he shows them all.
Plant a Kiss
by Amy Krouse Rosenthal Details
One small act of love blooms into something bigger and more dazzling than Little Miss could have ever imagined.
Rat and Roach: Friends to the End
by David Covell Details
Although Rat and Roach sometimes fight and call each other names, such as "Crabby Head" and "Tuna Breath," they remain best friends.
Secret Agent Splat
by Rob Scotton Details
Splat notices that his favorite wooden ducks keep going missing--can Secret Agent Splat solve the mystery? -- Provided by publisher.
Silly Doggy!
by Adam Stower Details
When Lily discovers a bear in her garden, she mistakenly thinks it is a dog and wants to keep it for her pet.
The Duckling Gets a Cookie!?
by Mo Willems Details
Pigeon is very angry when the duckling gets a cookie just by asking politely.
Updated 06/26/2013
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