Book gifts for kids


read together

Good Night Bubbala by Sheryl Haft
The Boring Book by Shinsuke Yoshitake (Mary)
Penny and Her Sled by Kevin Henkes (Mary)
Unicorn is maybe not so great after all by Bob Shea (Jessica O.)
Pokko and the Drum by Matthew Forsythe (Mary)
Just Because by Mac Barnett (Mary)
The Pigeon HAS to Go to School by Mo Willems (Mary)
Hats Are Not for Cats! by Jacqueline Rayner (Jessica O.)
Tomorrow Most Likely by Dave Eggers (Jessica O.)
The Happy Book: and Other Feelings by Andy Rash (Jessica O.)
Hangry by Drew Brockington (Jessica O.)
Snack Attack! By Terry Border (Jessica O.)
The  Crayons’ Christmas by Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers (Jessica O.)
The Great Santa Stakeout by Betsy Bird and Dan Santat (Jessica O.)
Bruce’s Big Storm by Ryan T. Higgins (Mary)
The Don’t Worry Book by Todd Parr (Jessica O.)
The Very Impatient Caterpillar by Ross Burach (Jessica O.)
The Book Hog by Greg Pizzoli (Mary)
Most Marshmallows by Rowboat Watkins (Jessica O.)
An Ode to the National Parks: You are Home by Evan Turk (Jessica O.)
What Kind of Car Does a T. Rex Drive? By Mark Lee (Jessica O.)
The Unbudgeable Curmudgeon by Matthew Burgess (Jessica O.)
Spencer and Vincent: the Jellyfish Brothers by Tony Johnston (Mary)
Bikes for Sale by Carter Higgins (Mary)
The Evil Princess vs. the Brave Knight by Jennifer Holm (Mary)
Hair Love by Matthew A. Cherry (Laura)

independent readers

Lonely Planet Kids: America’s National Parks (Cayla)
Master of the Phantom Isle by Brandon Mull (Tiffany R. on behalf of Charity)
Beverly, Right Here by Kate Dicamillo(Jerry)
Guts by Raina Telgemeier(Jerry)
The Book of Boy by Catherine Gilbert Murdock (Mary)
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (the illustrated edition) by J.K. Rowling (Jessica O.)(& Cayla)
White Bird by R.J. Palacio (Mary)
Dead Voices by Katherine Arden (Mary)
A Place to Belong by Cynthia Kadohata (Mary)
Lion Down by Stuart Gibbs (Mary)
Juana & Lucas: Big Problemas by Juana Medina (short chapter – Mary)
Hi, Jack!: A Jack Book by Mac Barnett & Greg Pizzoli (beginning reader – Mary)

young adult readers

Are You Listening? by Tillie Walden (Jerry)
Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell (Laura)
Ordinary Hazards by Nikki Grimes (Jerry)
Spill Zone by Scott Westerfeld (Jerry)
Shout: a Poetry Memoir by Laurie Halse Anderson (Jessica O.)
Bloom by Kevin Panetta (Jessica O.)
Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me by Mariko Tamaki (Mary)
Look Both Ways by Jason Reynolds(Jerry)
Road Tripped by Pete Hautman (Mary)
Slay by Brittney Morris (Mary)
It's Trevor Noah : born a crime : stories from a South African childhood ; adapted for young readers by Trevor Noah (Mary)

Happy holidays!!!