Thursday, July 19, 2007

Recent reads

I mentioned a number of titles on the NPR program, "Tell Me More." Here they are!

*Board book:

Blacksheep, Beverly, illustrator. Baby's First Laugh. Flagstaff, AZ: Salina Bookshelf, 2003.

*Graphic Novels:

Helfer, Andrew. Malcolm X: A Graphic Biography. New York: Hill and Wang, 2006.

Yang, Gene Luen. American Born Chinese. New York; London: First Second, 2006.

*Picture Books:

Buchmann, Stephen and Diana Cohn. The Bee Tree. ElPaso, TX: Cinco Puntos Press, 2007.
Mora, Pat. Dona Flor. New York: Knof, 2005.

Smith, Cynthia Leitich. Jingle Dancer. New York: Morrow, 2000.

Tingle, Tim. Crossing Bok Chitto: A Choctaw Tale of Friendship & Freedom. El Paso: Cinco Puntos Press, 2006.


Roessel, David and Arnold Rampersad. Poetry for Young People: Langston Hughes. New York: Sterling Publishing, 2006.