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Reading Week 2013

Dig Deep: Unearth a Good Book

Reading week this year takes place from April 8-12, 2013.
Booklist in PDF format (can be opened with Word.)

Picture Books

Broach, Elise.  When Dinosaurs Came with Everything.

Bunting, Eve.  Emma's Turtle.

Burton, Virginia Lee.  Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel.

Cole, Henry.  Jack's Garden.

Cronin, Doreen.  Diary of a Worm.

DiSalvo, DyAnne.  City Green.

Dunrea, Olivier.  Deep Down Underground.

Fleming, Candace.  Oh, No!

Fleming, Denise.  Underground.

French, Vivian.  Yucky Worms.

Gay, Marie-Louise.  Roslyn Rutabaga and the Biggest Hole on Earth!

Hill, Laban Carrick.  Dave the Potter.

Hillenbrand, Jane.  What a Treasure!

Hurst, Carol Otis.  Rocks in His Head.

Henkes, Kevin.  Old Bear.

Isaacs, Anne.  The Ghosts of Luckless Gulch.

Keller, Holly.  Help! A Story of Friendship.

Mosel, Arlene.  The Funny Little Woman.

Reiser, Lynn.  Little Clam.

Rinker, Sherry Dusker.  Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site.

Sarcone-Roach, Julia.  Subway Story.

Stevens, Janet.  The Great Fuzz Frenzy.

Yolen, Jane.  Letting Swift River Go.

Nonfiction, Folktales & Poetry

Aston, Dianna Hutts.  A Rock is Lively.

Bishop, Nic.  Digging for Bird Dinosaurs: An Expedition to Madagascar.

Branley, Franklin.  Earthquakes.

Brown, Margaret Wise.  The Diggers.

Christian, Peggy.  If You Find a Rock.

Duke, Kate.  Archaeologists Dig for Clues.

Fern, Tracey E.  Barnum's Bones: How Barnum Brown Discovered the Most Famous Dinosaur in the World.

Gans, Roma.  Let's Go Rock Collecting.

Glaser, Linda.  Compost!: Growing Gardens from your Garbage.

Goodman, Susan.  Ultimate Field Trip 2: Digging into Southwest Archaeology.

Hartland, Jessie.  How the Dinosaur Got to the Museum.

Hong, Lily Toy.  Two of Everything.

Johnson, Jen Cullerton.  Seeds of Change: Planting a Path to Peace.

Kerley, Barbara.  The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins.

Lauber, Patricia.  Volcano: The Eruption and Healing of Mount St. Helens.

Macaulay, David.  Underground.

Mayer, Marianna.  The Twelve Dancing Princesses.

McCully, Emily Arnold.  The Secret Cave: Discovering Lascaux.

McNulty, Faith.  How to Dig a Hole to the Other Side of the World.

O'Connor, Jane.  The Emperor's Silent Army: Terracotta Warriors of Ancient China.

Panchyk, Richard.  Archaeology for Kids: Uncovering the Mysteries of our Past.

Sobol, Richard.  Construction Zone.

Stevens, Janet.  Tops and Bottoms.


Barrows, Annie.  Ivy and Bean Break the Fossil Record.

Chad, Jon.  Leo Geo and His Miraculous Journey through the Center of the Earth.

Collins, Suzanne.  Gregor the Overlander.

Dahl, Roald.  Fantastic Mr. Fox.

Grahame, Kenneth.  The Wind in the Willows.

Hiaasen, Carl.  Hoot.

LaFevers, R.L.  Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos.

Lawson, Robert.  Rabbit Hill.

McDonald, Megan.  Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt.

Messner, Kate.  Marty McGuire Digs Worms.

Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds.  The Treasure of Bessledorf Hill.

Oliver, Lauren.  The Spindlers.

Rockwell, Thomas.  How to Eat Fried Worms.

Sachar, Louis.  Holes.

Selden, George.  The Cricket in Times Square.

Stead, Rebecca.  First Light.

Reading Week Bibliography Compiled By:

Bonnie Lilienthal, Senior Children's Librarian, Providence Public Library
Cheryl Space, Youth Services Coordinator, RI Office of Library & Information Services