Read Me

“So please, oh PLEASE, we beg, we pray, Go throw your TV set away, And in its place you can install, A lovely bookshelf on the wall.” — Roald Dahl, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Genre of the Month 

 

January: Biography/ Non-Fiction

    Biographies

     

     

   

Author/ Illustrator of the Month

January 

 Peter Sis (non-fiction/ biography picture books)

   The Wall: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain

   Follow the Dream

   Starry Messenger: A Book Depicting the Life of a Famous Scientist, Mathematician, Astronomer,

         Philosopher, Physicist, Galileo Galilei

   The Train of States

   Tibet: Through the Red Box

   The Pilot and the Little Prince : the Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

 Ken Jennings (non-fiction chapter books) 

   The Junior Genius Guides 

      Maps and Geography

      Greek Mythology

      Ancient Egypt

      U.S Presidents

      Outer Space

      Dinosaurs

      The Human Body

 Tomie dePaola (autobiography chapter books) 

   26 Fairmont Avenue series

      26 Fairmont Avenue

      Here We All Are

      On My Way

      What a Year

      Things Will Never Be the Same

      I'm Still Scared

      Why?

      For the Duration