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Our World Coral Reefs

Title: Our World Coral Reefs Author(s): Aaron Frisch Illustrator/Photographer:  Georgienne Bradley and Jay Ireland Publisher and Year: Creative Education, 2008 Number of pages: 24 Tags/Themes: Animals, Non-fiction, Science, 2-3, Meagan DeSalvo Genre: Juvenile Literature Descriptive Annotation:  This book is an … Continue reading

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Grandad Bill’s Song

Title: Grandad Bill’s Song            Author: Jane Yolen Illustrator: Melissa Bay Mathis Publisher and Year: Putnam & Gosset Group, 1994 Number of pages: 29 Genre: Non-fiction, Poetry Descriptive Annotation: A little boy, Jon, asks several family members what they did on … Continue reading

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Boycott Blues: How Rosa Parks Inspired a Nation

Title: Boycott Blues: How Rosa Parks Inspired a Nation  Author: Andrea Davis Pinkney Illustrator: Brian Pinkney Publisher and Year: HarperCollins Publishers, 2008 Number of pages: 34 Genre: Non-fiction Descriptive Annotation: Boycott Blues tells the story of Rosa Parks and how … Continue reading

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Can I Have a Stegosaurus, Mom? Can I? Please!?

Title: Can I Have a Stegosaurus, Mom? Can I? Please!? Author: Lois G. Grambling Illustrator: H.B. Lewis Publisher and Year: BridgeWater Books, 1995 Number of pages: 30 Genre: Humor, Fiction, Fantasy Descriptive Annotation: A little boy asks his mom if … Continue reading

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How the Second Grade Got $8,205.50 to Visit the Statue of Liberty

Title: How the Second Grade Got $8,205.50 to Visit the Statue of Liberty    Author: Nathan Zimelman Illustrator: Bill Slavin Publisher and Year: Albert Whitman & Company, 1992 Number of pages: 30 Genre: Humor, Realistic fiction Descriptive Annotation: This book is … Continue reading

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Never Ride Your Elephant to School

Title: Never Ride Your Elephant to School Author(s): Doug Johnson Illustrator/Photographer: Abby Carter Publisher and Year: Henry Holy and Company, 1995 Number of pages: 27 Tags/Themes: Colleen Swanson, Animals, Humor, Fiction, 2-3, 4-5 Genre: Humorous Fiction Descriptive Annotation: This book … Continue reading

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The Paperboy

Title: The Paperboy Author(s): Dav Pilkey Illustrator/Photographer: Dav Pilkey Publisher and Year: Scholastic Inc., 1996 Number of pages: 29 Tags/Themes: Colleen Swanson, Award Book, Math, Social Science, Diversity, K-1, 2-3 Genre: Realistic Fiction  Descriptive Annotation: This story follows the typical … Continue reading

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In the Small, Small Pond

Title: In the Small, Small Pond Author(s): Denise Fleming Illustrator/Photographer: Denise Fleming Publisher and Year: Henry Holt and Company, 1993 Number of pages: 29 Tags/Themes: Colleen Swanson, Award Book, Animals, Fine Arts, Science, K-1, 2-3 Genre: Realistic Fiction Descriptive Annotation: … Continue reading

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The Patchwork Quilt

Title: The Patchwork Quilt Author: Valerie Flournoy Illustrator: Jerry Pinkney Publisher and Year: Dial Books for Young Readers, 1985 Number of pages: 29 Genre: fiction Descriptive Annotation: After being locked up inside with a cold for several days, Tanya is … Continue reading

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Sometimes My Mommy Gets Angry

Title: Sometimes My Mommy Gets Angry Author: Bebe Moore Campbell Illustrator: E.B. Lewis Publisher and Year: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 2003 Number of pages: 27 Genre: realistic fiction Descriptive Annotation: Annie loves waking up to sunshine, pancakes, and a happy mom, … Continue reading

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