Top Ten Books for 2013

Picture Books

(Publisher’s Weekly)

Mr. Tiger Goes Wild by Peter Brown
The Year of the Jungle: Memories of the Home Front by Suzanne Collins, illus. by James Proimos
If You Want to See A Whale by Julie Fogliano, illus. by Erin E. Stead
Rosie’s Magic Horse by Russell Hoban, illus. by Quentin Blake
The Tortoise & the Hare by Jerry Pinkney
The Dark by Lemony Snicket, illus. by Jon Klassen
Battle Bunny by Jon Scieszka and Mac Barnett, illus. by Matthew Myers
Bluebird by Bob Staake
Fog Island by Tomi Ungerer
Mr. Wuffles! by David Wiesner

Books for Children & Youth

(Publisher’s Weekly)

The Case of the Team Spirit by John Allison
Doll Bones by Holly Black, illus. by Eliza Wheeler
Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant by Tony Cliff
The Kingdom of Little Wounds by Susann Cokal
Ghost Hawk by Susan Cooper
Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures by Kate DiCamillo, illus. by K.G. Campbell
The Golden Day by Ursula Dubosarsky
Better Nate Than Ever by Tim Federle
From Norvelt to Nowhere by Jack Gantos
Maggot Moon by Sally Gardner, illus. by Julian Crouch


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