Welcome to day 9 & 10 of the Texas Bluebonnet Award & 2x2 reading list showcase! If you need a copy of either reading list for your summer reading, please follow the links! Happy reading! :)
Texas Bluebonnet Award (Grades 3-5): Click here!
2x2 (Preschool - 2nd Grade): Click here!
by David Shannon
A boy recounts a story told to him by his father about the time he caught the legendary giant trout known as Jangles.
Want to learn more about author David Shannon? Click here!
by Maureen Sherry
When the Smithfork family moves into a lavish Manhattan apartment building, they discover clues to a decades-old mystery hidden behind the walls of their new home.
Want to learn more about Walls Within Walls or about author Maureen Sherry? Click here!
by Melissa Sweet
Presents an illustrated biography of Tony Sarg, the man behind the creation of the giant Macy's parade balloons that travel down Broadway every year.
Want to learn more about Balloons Over Broadway or about author Melissa Sweet? Click here!
Want to learn more about the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade? Click here!
by Sara Varon
Cupcake runs a successful bakery with his best friend, Eggplant, but dreams of going abroad to meet his idol, Turkish Delight, who is the most famous pastry chef in the world.
Want to learn more about Bake Sale or about author Sara Varon? Click here!
by Cory Rosen Schwartz
In this twist on the classic tale, rhyming text describes how Pig One and Two neglect their ninja school martial arts training and are no match for the wolf; but Pig Three's practice and dedication saves the day. Includes a glossary of Japanese martial arts terms.
Want to learn more about The Three Ninja Pigs or about author Corey Rosen Schwartz? Click here!
Check out this awesome book trailer for The Three Ninja Pigs!
by Sally Sutton
Simple, rhyming text and colorful illustrations spotlight an assortment of construction vehicles as they go about demolishing a building.
Want to learn more about Demolition or about author Sally Sutton? Click here!
by Jan Thomas
Brave cowboy tries to sing his young calf pals to sleep on a dark, dark night, with humorous results.
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by Dave Whamond
When her classmates struggle on opening night of the school play, Oddrey seizes the opportunity to help them.