Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Here's are some of our favs - Part I :)

Books meant for little ones but edifying for everyone!
Great Joy by Kate DiCamillo [Thank you, Terri Cramer!]
Rules by Cynthia Lord [Thank you, Carol Wilcox!]
The Underneath by Kathy Appelt
One Boy
One Thousand Tracings: Healing the Wounds of World War II
Across the Alley

A Circle of Friends
Hate That Cat by Sharon Creech
The One O'Clock Chop by Ralph Fletcher
Big Words for Little People by Jamie Lee Curtis
Bats at the Library by B. Lies
Brothers by Yin
Henry's Freedom Box
That Book Woman by Heather Henson
Wave by Suzy Lee

Great Book for Parents:
Look Who's Learning to Read: 50 Fun Ways to Instill a Love of Reading in Young Children by Shelley Harwayne
[And thank you Wanda Coleman for the supportive "empty nest" books, too!]

Wonderful Resource for Presenters and Teachers:
Presentation Zen [Thank you, Angela Peery!]

Books for Big People :)
Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
Letter to My Daughter by Maya Angelou
Summer People by Brian Groh
Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson
Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan
Dream Me Home Safely: Writers on Growing Up in America
The Child That Books Built: A Life in Reading by Spufford
The Most Wonderful Books: Writers on Discovering the Pleasures of Reading
The Faith Club: A Muslim, A Christian, A Jew-- Three Women Search for Understanding
Leaving Church: A Memoir of Faith

A New Earth

1 comment:

Carol said...

I love the lists! Can't wait to get started on them!