Here are a few children's books that I am anticipating reading this fall.
|Julie Flett's The Wild Berries|
Codell, Esme Raji. (2012). Seed by Seed: The Legend and Legacy of John "Appleseed" Chapman. Illustrated by Lynne Rae Perkins. New York: Greenwillow.
Cole, Henry. (2012). Unspoken: A Story from the Underground Railroad. New York: Scholastic Press.
Fleming, Denise. (2012). underGROUND. Beach Lane Books.
Flett, Julie (Metis, Cree). (2012). The Wild Berries/Sipihkomin. Vancouver, BC: Simply Read Books. (Bilingual book: English with some Cree).
Flett, Julie (Metis, Cree). (2012). The Wild Berries/Sipihkomin. Vancouver, BC: Simply Read Books. (Written in Cree).
Hale, Christy. (2012). Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building. New York: Lee & Low Books.
Hayes, Joe. (2012). Don’t Say a Word, Mama/No Digas Nada, Mama. Illustrated by Esau Audrade Valencia. El Paso, TX: Cinco Puntos Press.
Lanthier, Jennifer. (2012). The Stamp Collector. Illustrated by Francois Thisdale. Markham, ON: Fitzhenry & Whiteside.
Mitchell, Rita Philips. (2012). Hue Boy. Illustrated by Caroline Binch. London: Frances Lincoln.
Nelson, Marilyn. (2012). Snook Alone. Illustrated by Timothy Basil Ering. Cambridge, MA: Candlewick (Reprint).
Nelson, S.D. (Sioux). (2012). Buffalo Bird Gird.: A Hidatsa Story. New York: Abrahms Books.
Rumford, James. (2012). From the Good Mountain: How Gutenberg Changed the World. New York: Flashpoint.
Woodson, Jacqueline. (2012). Each Kindness. Illustrated by E.B. Lewis. New York: Nancy Paulsen Books.
Yerxa, Leo. (2012). Last Leaf First Snowflake to Fall. Toronto, ON: Groundwood Books.
Nonfiction (Intermediate +)
Rappaport, Doreen. (2012). Beyond Courage: The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance through the Holocaust. Cambridge, MA: Candlewick.
Middle School and YA
Chang, Andrea. (2012). Etched in Clay: The Life of Dave, Enslaved Potter and Poet. New York: Lee & Low Books.
McCall, Guadalupe Garcia. (2012). Summer of the Mariposas. New York: Lee & Low Books.
Newman, Leslea. (2012). October Morning: A Song for Matthew Shepard. Cambridge, MA: Candlewick Press. (Novel in verse).