My “have read” 2023 book list

JANUARY 2023:

  1. How You Came to Be – by Carole Gerb
  2. Amanda in England: the missing novel – by Darlene Foster
  3. Hot Dog – by Doug Salati
  4. Mi’kmaw Moons: The Seasons in Mi’kma’ki – by Cathy LeBlanc and David Chapman
  5. Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH – by Robert O’Brien
  6. Acorn Was a Little Wild – by Jen Arena
  7. I’s the B’y: the beloved folk song – illustrated by Lauren Soloy
  8. The Great Caper Caper – by Josh Funk
  9. The Sour Grape – by Jory John
  10. Hard-Boiled Bugs for Breakfast: and other tasty poems – by Jack Prelutsky
  11. My First Book of House Plants – illustrated by Asa Gilland
  12. The Half-Life of Marie Curie – by Lauren Gunderson
  13. A Very Big Fall – by Emmy Kastner
  14. The Language of Flowers – by Dena Seiferling
  15. The Bedtime Book of Animals – by D. K. Publishing
  16. Naomi’s Tree – by Joy Kogawa
  17. The Girl Who Loved Giraffes: and became the world’s first girrafologist – by Kathy Stinson
  18. A Dreidel of Wonders – by Edith Naaman
  19. Hot Cocoa Christmas: the 2021 Christmas Short Story Challenge Complete Collection – by Maisy Marple
  20. From the Stars in the Sky to the Fish in the Sea – by Kai Cheng Thom
  21. 1 2 3: A Child’s First Counting Book – by Alison Jay
  22. Miffy the Artist – by Dick Bruna
  23. The Twelve Days of Christmas – by Alison Jay
  24. The Midnight Library – by Kazuno Kohara
  25. Fly! – by Mark Teague
  26. The Great Indoors – by Julie Falatko
  27. My First Busy World – by Eric Carle
  28. The Talk – by Alicia D. Williams
  29. The Birdman: a journey with the underground railroad’s most daring abolitionist – by Troon Harrison
  30. Little Blue Chair – by Cary Fagan
  31. Autumn Leaves Fall – by Amber Hendricks
  32. Hanukkah Nights – by Amelia Hoffman
  33. Curious About Cats – by M.K. Osborne
  34. Curious About Dogs – by M.K. Osborne
  35. Yo So Muslim: a father’s letter to his daughter – by Mark Gonzales
  36. Except Antarctica – by Todd Sturgell
  37. In a Small Kingdom – by Tomie dePaola
  38. My Self, Your Self – by Esmé Shapiro
  39. What Are You Doing, Benny? – by Cary Fagan
  40. Somewhere in the Bayou – by Jerome Pumphrey
  41. What Happened to You? – by James Catchpole
  42. Me and Mr. Fluffernutter – by Jennifer Gray Olsen
  43. The Not So Quiet Library – by Zachariah OHora
  44. You So Black – by London Ladd
  45. Here Comes Jack Frost – by Kazuno Koraha
  46. Mr. Zinger’s Hat – by Cary Fagan
  47. The Stamp Collector – by Jennifer Lanthier
  48. The Bravest Man in the World – by Patricia Polacco
  49. Murder on the Orient Elite – by Larry Correia
  50. A Change of Plans – by Dennis E. Taylor
  51. Something That Cannot Die – by Paula McLain

FEBRUARY 2023:

  1. The Unicorn in the Barn – by Jacqueline K. Ogburn
  2. Courage to Fly – by Troon Harrison
  3. That Squeak – by Carolyn Beck
  4. Love in the Library – by Maggie Tokuda-Hall
  5. Trucker Kid – by Carol Gordon Ekster
  6. I am Quiet: a story for the introvert in all of us – by Andie Powers
  7. Alice & Gert: an ant and grasshopper story – by Helaine Becker
  8. Owl Bat Bat Owl – by Marie-Louise Fitzgerald
  9. Teddy, Let’s Go! – by Michelle Nott
  10. Memory Jars – by Vera Brosgol
  11. Veg: the story of a carrot-crunching dinosaur – by Smriti Prasadam-Halls