Sunday, January 15, 2012

Reading list of November and December 2011

Since I got little ones coming behind my DD8 who is the oldest and an avid reader, I will be posting now only the new books we are reading, or the books used for school subjects such as History, Science or other projects. All books that I am re-reading for the little ones will not be listed here but you can find them on older posts. Here is the list for November:

The Worry Stone by Marianna Dengler
The Tale of Despereaux by Kate Dicamillo
The Man who Walked Between the Towers by Mordicai Gerstein
Radio Rescue by Lynne Barasch
Peppe the Lamplighter by Elisa Bartone
Night in the Barn by Faye Gibbons
We the People: Lewis and Clark by Dan Zadra
We the People: Squanto by James R. Rothaus
We the People: Paul Revere by Dan Zadra
Pocahontas by Jan Gleiter and Kathleen Thompson
The Story of Lengthwise by Ernestine Cobern Beyer
Squanto - Friend of the Pilgrims by Clyde Robert Bulla
Pocahontas and the Strangers by Clyde Robert Bulla
Daniel Boone - Frontier Adventures by Keith Brandt 
The Lamp, the Ice, and the Boat called Fish by Jacqueline Briggs Martin

Look Inside a Tree - A poke & look learning book
First Big Book of Why by Amy Shields
Wings on Things by Marc Brown
Poor Puppy by Nick Bruel
Marley and the Kittens by John Grogan
Clarence and the Great Surprise by Jean Ekman Adams
An American Thanksgiving by Ideals
Heaven is for Real for kids by Colton Burpo
Brand New Baby Blues by Kathi Applet
The Great Doughnut Parade by Rebecca Bond
Digger and Lew by Malachy Doyle
My Brother, Ant by Betsy Byars
Tooth Fairy's First Night by Anne Bowen
Christmas in the Barn by Margaret Wise Brown
The Artist who Painted a Blue Horse by Eric Carle 
Explore and Learn - Atlas of the World

Mom's Eccletic Reading List:

America's God and its Founding Fathers by Jerry R.Self
Days of Change - The Slave Trade by Rachel Hanel
Sacred Parenting by Gary L. Thomas
Through my Eyes - Tim Tebow with Nathan Whitaker

Here is the list for December:

Red Sled by Lita Judge
No Two Alike by Keith Baker
The Frogs and Toads all sang by Arnold Lobel
A Charley Brown Christams by Charles M. Schultz
The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy's Parade by Melissa Sweet
The Hat by Jan Brett

A friend lent us a few books that are used in Sonlight Curriculum to teach History. DD8 has devoured the ones below:

The Bears on Hemlock Mountain by Alice Dalgliesh
Sarah Whitcher's Story by Elizabeth Yates
Stone Fox by John Reynolds Gardiner
Imprisoned in the Golden City by Dave and Neta Jackson
The Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare

There is a whole lot more specially the ones about Christmas, Nativity and everything in between. We read the ones about the legend of the Candy Cane and others.


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