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The Long Retreat by Robert Reed
Looking for Jake by China Miéville
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Make-Believe by Michael Reaves
The Octonauts and the Frown Fish by Meomi
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Raiders' Ransom by Emily Diamand
The Secret of the Old Clock by Caroline Keene
Sector 7 by David Wiesner
The Tarot Cafe #3 by Sang-Sun Park
Ten Little Fish by Audrey Wood
Waiting for the Phone to Ring by Richard Bowes
Waking Up Wendell by April Stevens
What Can You Do With a Rebozo? by Carmen Tafolla
When Pigasso Met Mootisse by Nina Laden


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10 Best Picture Books: 12/02/10

It's the last month of the year and the time when book blogs start posting top ten lists. Usually I wait until the very end but this year I plan to spread the lists out a little more.

Our choices weren't all published in 2010 but they are readily available. Most of then we read via our local library. I put these books on the list because they appealed to both my daughter and son. They are best suited for ages 3 to 8.

10 Best Picture Books for 2010

10: Yoko's Paper Cranes by Rosemary Wells (2001)

9. Jin Jin the Dragon by Grace Chang (2008)

8. One Yellow Lion by Matthew Van Fleet (1992)

7. Why I Will Never Ever Ever Ever Have Enough Time to Read This Book by Remy Charlip (2000)

6. Two Little Trains by Margaret Wise Brown and Lee Dillion (2003)

5. The Curious Garden by Peter Brown (2009)

4. Jeremy Draws a Monster by Peter McCarty (2009)

3. Is there a monster over there? by Sally O Lee (2010)

2. The Book That Eats People by John Perry (2009)

1. Sugar Would Not Eat It by Emily Jenkins and Giselle Potter (2009)



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Comment #1: Saturday, December, 4, 2010 at 21:22:58

Becky

I can't believe I've never heard of any of these!!! One of my all time favorites is A Stranger In The Woods....

I'm bookmarking this one.



Comment #2: Friday, December 10, 2010 at 13:46:12

Pussreboots

I will keep my eyes open for A Stranger in the Woods next time I'm at the library.