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16 Words: William Carlos Williams & "The Red Wheelbarrow"

16 Words: William Carlos Williams & "The Red Wheelbarrow"

by Lisa Rogers
Illustrated by Chuck Groenink

Publishers: Penguin Random House, Schwartz & Wade, 2019
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9781524720162

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 6-9

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 811 Rogers

A Bird about to Sing

A Bird about to Sing

by Laura Nyman Montenegro
Illustrated by Laura Nyman Montenegro

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin , 2003
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0618188657

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 5-8

CCBC Location: Picture Book, Montenegro

A Boy Called Dickens

A Boy Called Dickens

by Deborah Hopkinson
Illustrated by John Hendrix

Publisher: Schwartz & Wade, 2012
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780375867323

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 6-10

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 920 Dickens

A Boy, a Mouse, and a Spider: The Story of E. B. White

A Boy, a Mouse, and a Spider: The Story of E. B. White

by Barbara Herkert
Illustrated by Lauren Castillo

Publishers: Christy Ottaviano Books, Henry Holt, 2017
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9781627792455

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 6-9

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 818 Herkert

A Hopeful Heart: Louisa May Alcott Before Little Women

A Hopeful Heart: Louisa May Alcott Before Little Women

by Deborah Noyes

Publishers: Random House, Schwartz & Wade, 2020
Pages: 293
ISBN: 9780525646235

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 11-14

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 920 Alcott

A Kick in the Head: An Everyday Guide to Poetic Forms

A Kick in the Head: An Everyday Guide to Poetic Forms

Compiled by Paul B. Janeczko
Illustrated by Chris Raschka

Publisher: Candlewick, 2005
Pages: 61
ISBN: 0763606626

CCBC Age Recommendation: Age 9 and older

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 811 Janeczko

A Learical Lexicon

A Learical Lexicon

by Edward Lear
Illustrated by Joseph Low

Publishers: Atheneum, Margaret K. McElderry Books, 1985
Pages: 64
ISBN: 0689503180

CCBC Age Recommendation: Age 5 and older

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 821 Lear

A Northern Light

A Northern Light

by Jennifer Donnelly

Publisher: Harcourt , 2003
Pages: 400
ISBN: 0152167056

CCBC Age Recommendation: Age 13 and older

CCBC Location: Fiction, Donnelly

A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation

A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation

by Barry Wittenstein
Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

Publishers: Holiday House, Neal Porter Books, 2019
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9780823443314

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 8-11

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 323 Wittenstein

A Poem in Your Pocket

A Poem in Your Pocket

by Margaret McNamara
Illustrated by G. Brian Karas

Publisher: Schwartz & Wade, 2015
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780307979476

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 5-8

CCBC Location: Picture Book, McNamara