Picture Books - October 5, 2014
1.The Day The Crayons Quit, by Drew Daywalt. Problems arise when Duncan's crayons revolt.
2.Horton And The Kwuggerbug And More Lost Stories, by Dr Seuss. Horton and his cohorts are back in four stories.
3.Gus & Me, by Keith Richards with Barna Harris and Bill Shapiro. A grandson is given his first guitar.
4.Mix It Up!, by Hervé Tullet. Primary colors splatter, mix together and transform at the touch of a finger.
5.Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site, by Sherri Duskey Rinker and Tom Lichtenheld. Trucks at sunset.
6.Press Here, by Hervé Tullet. A dance of color.
7.Rosie Revere, Engineer, by Andrea Beaty. A young inventor learns to fail better.
8.Dragons Love Tacos, by Adam Rubin. What to serve your dragon-guests.
9.Otis And The Scarecrow, by Loren Long. Otis the tractor befriends a sullen scarecrow.
10.Ladybug Girl And The Dress-up Dilemma, by Jacky Davis. Lulu looks for the perfect costume.
Childrens Middle Grade - October 5, 2014
1.Wonder, by R. J. Palacio. A boy with a facial deformity enters a mainstream school.
2.Nightmares!, by Jason Segel and Kirsten Miller. A boy has bad dreams.
3.Percy Jackson's Greek Gods, by Rick Riordan. The title hero offers a personal tour of the pantheon.
4.The Care And Keeping Of You 1, by Valorie Schaefer. The changing body.
5.A Long Walk To Water, by Linda Sue Park. A Sudanese tale of survival.
6.Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library, by Chris Grabenstein. A group is locked in a futuristic library.
7.Counting By 7s, by Holly Goldberg Sloan. Willow, 12, has a hard time making friends after her adoptive parents die in a car accident.
8.Treasure Hunters: Danger Down The Nile, by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein. Four sailor siblings search for their missing parents.
9.Fantasy League, by Mike Lupica. A young fantasy football guru hits the big-time.
10.Out Of My Mind, by Sharon M. Draper. A girl longs to speak.