2023-2024 Gallery Book List

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Agnes’s Place Marit Larsen, Kari Dickson (Translator)
Illustrated by Jenny Løvlie Publisher Amazon Crossing Kids ISBN# 978-1542026758 (HB) Copyright 3/1/2021 Intl. Setting Reading Level 0.00

Agnes lives in a tight-knit apartment building where she knows what it is like to be the only child in a place full of adults who never have time. When a little girl moves in to the building, everything changes.

Bronco and Friends: A Party to Remember Tim Tebow
Illustrated by Jane Chapman Publisher WaterBrook ISBN# 978-0593232040 (HB) Copyright 1/5/2021 Intl. Setting Reading Level 2.90

Bronco the dog and three animal friends, all reluctant to attend a party for various reasons, receive a warm welcome when they do decide to go.

Kate’s Light: Kate Walker at Robbins Reef Lighthouse Elizabeth Spires
Illustrated by Emily Arnold McCully Publisher Margaret Ferguson Books ISBN# 978-0823443482 (HB) Copyright 1/12/2021 Intl. Setting Reading Level 5.20

This biography profiles the life of Kate Walker, one of the first women on the Eastern seaboard to be put in charge of an offshore lighthouse.

Knight Owl Christopher Denise
Illustrated by Publisher Christy Ottaviano Books ISBN# 978-0316310628 (HB) Copyright 3/15/2022 Intl. Setting Reading Level 2.60

Owl wants nothing more than to be a knight. When his dream comes true, he proves to be both brave and clever.

Longest Journey: An Artic Tern’s Migration, The Amy Hevron
Illustrated by Publisher Neal Porter Books ISBN# "978-0823447008 (HB) Copyright 7/12/2022 Intl. Setting Reading Level 0.00

Follow the epic annual migration of an Arctic Tern on its sixty-thousand-mile journey to the South Pole and back again, the longest such migration in the animal kingdom.

Our Table Peter H. Reynolds
Illustrated by Publisher Orchard Books ISBN# 978-1338572322 (HB) Copyright 11/2/2021 Intl. Setting Reading Level 2.50

Violet longs for the time when her family was connected: before life, distractions, and technology pulled them all away from each other.

Stay this Way Forever Linsey Davis
Illustrated by Lucy Fleming Publisher Zonderkidz ISBN# 978-0310770084 (HB) Copyright 2/23/2021 Intl. Setting Reading Level 0.00

Celebrate the joy, wonder, and innocence of being a child with a heartwarming celebration of all the endearing qualities found in children and the hope that those special traits will stay with them forever.

A Good Thing Happened Today Michelle Figueroa
Illustrated by Ramona Kaulitzki Publisher "HarperCollins " ISBN# 978-0063142312 (HB) Copyright 4/12/2022 Intl. Setting Reading Level 0.00

Good things are happening every day and everywhere! This book tells the story of real good news from all over the world.

The House of Grass and Sky Mary Lyn Ray
Illustrated by E. B. Goodale Publisher Candlewick ISBN# 978-1536200973 (HB) Copyright 4/13/2021 Intl. Setting Reading Level 0.00

Every house has a story. This house—an old one hunkered in the deep grass below a wide country sky—is a waiting house. Once it was full of laughter and song. The sounds of life rang within its walls. Now it stands quiet and still.

The Story of a Story Deborah Hopkinson
Illustrated by Hadley Hooper Publisher Neal Porter Books ISBN# 978-0823444915 (HB) Copyright 11/9/2021 Intl. Setting Reading Level 0.00

This is a story of a child writing a story that encourages persistence and celebrates the strength of every child’s unique voice and the story they have to tell.