Here they are - my favorite fiction picture books of 2011!
(an eclectic mix, to be sure)
If I have reviewed the book, the title is linked to the review.
My top three choices
(I couldn't pick just one!)
Ray, Mary Lyn and Marla Frazee. 2011. Stars. New York: Beach Lane.
Henkes, Kevin. 2011. Little White Rabbit. New York: Greenwillow.
Lyon, George Ella. 2011. All the Water in the World. New York: Atheneum.
Also making my list of favorites (in no particular order) are:
DeKockere, Geert. 2011. Willy. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans.
Milgrim, David. 2011. Eddie Gets Ready for School. New York: Cartwheel (Scholastic).
Gibbs, Edward. 2011. I Spy with my Little Eye. Somerville, MA: Templar. (Candlewick)
Crum, Shutta. 2011. Mine! Ill. by Patrice Barton. New York: Knopf.
Shea, Susan A. 2011. Do You Know Which Ones Will Grow? Maplewood, NJ: Blue Apple.
Becker, Bonny. 2011. The Sniffles for Bear. Ill. by Kady MacDonald Denton. Somerville, MA: Candlewick.
Are any of these your favorites?
My other lists will be coming soon. Stay tuned ...
Oh! I just love Stars. I bought myself two copies because I just know I will want to give it to someone someday. Marla Frazee is just an amazing illustrator!ReplyDelete