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ECH 2015: Literature for Young Children: Children's Books

Children's Books Owned by UMD

Aardem, V. (1989). Rabbit makes a monkey of lion : a Swahili tale.  New York : Dial Books for Young Readers.   398.2 A113ra

Agee, J. (1988). The incredible painting of Felix Clousseau. New York : Farrar, Straus & Giroux. PRIM-FIC A2658in

Ahlberg, J. , & Ahlberg, A. (1978). Each peach pear plum. New York : Scholastic. TMC LB1573 .S325 1990x Suppl. K-1-7

Alexander, M. G. (1969). Blackboard bear. New York : Dial Press. PRIM-FIC A377bl

Aliki. (1986). How a book is made. New York : Crowell. 686 A411h

Anno, Mitsumasa. (1978, c1977). Anno’s journey. Cleveland : Collins-World. PRIM-FIC A6156AJO

Anno, Mitsumasa. (1983). Anno’s U.S.A. New York : Philomel Books. PRIM-FIC A6156AU

Bang, Molly. (1983). Ten, nine, eight. New York : Greenwillow Books.  PRIM-FIC B216TE

Bang, Molly. (1999). When Sophie gets angry--really, really angry.... New York : Blue Sky Press.  PRIM-FIC B216WH

Bang-Campbell, M. (2002). Little Rat sets sail. San Diego : Harcourt. PRIM-FIC B2163Li

Baylor, B. (1972). When clay sings. New York : Scribner. 970.49 B358w

Bemelmans, L. (1939). Madeline. New York : Simon and Schuster. PRIM-FIC B4555MAD

Brett, J. (1989). The mitten : a Ukrainian folktale. New York : Putnam. 398.2 B8454

Bridwell, N. (1967, c1966). Clifford’s Halloween. New York : Four Winds Press. PRIM-FIC B852CN

Brown, M. (1947). Stone soup, an old tale. New York : Scribner. 398.2 B8795s

Brown, M. (1942). The runaway bunny. New York and London :  Harper.  PRIM-FIC B879R

Bryan, A. (1997). Ashley Bryan’s ABC of African-American poetry. New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers.  811.54 A8264

Bunting, E. (1991). Fly away home.  New York : Clarion Books. PRIM-FIC B942FL

Burningham, J. (1970). Mr. Gumpy’s outing. New York : H. Holt. PRIM-FIC B9663mr

Carle, E. (1977). The grouchy ladybug. New York : T.Y. Crowell Co. PRIM-FIC B9663mr

Carle, E. (1984). The very busy spider. New York : Philomel Books.  PRIM-FIC C278VE

Chocolate, D. M. N. (1998). The piano man. New York : Walker and Co. PRIM-FIC C545PI

Chodos-Irvine, M. (2003). Ella Sarah gets dressed. San Diego : Harcourt. PRIM-FIC C5453e

Cocca-Leffler, M. (2003). Mr. Tanen’s tie trouble. Morton Grove, Ill. : Albert Whitman & Co. PRIM-FIC C6594mrt

Cohen, M. (1967). Will I have a friend? New York : Macmillan. PRIM-FIC C6784WI

Crews, D. (1978). Freight train. New York : Greenwillow Books. PRIM-FIC C9278FR

Crews, D. (1986). Ten black dots. New York : Greenwillow Books. PRIM-FIC C9278TE

Cronin, D. (2000). Click, clack, moo : cows that type. New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.  PRIM-FIC C9474CL

Cronin, D. (2003). Diary of a worm. New York : Joanna Cotler Books. PRIM-FIC C9474dia

Cummings, P. (1992). Talking with artists : conversations with Victoria Chess, Pat Cummings, Leo and Diane Dillon, Richard Egielski,
     Lois Ehlert, Lisa Campbell Ernst, Tom Feelings, Steven Kellogg, Jerry Pinkney, Amy Schwartz, Lane Smith, Chris Van Allsburg, and
     David Wiesner
. New York : Bradbury Press ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International.
     741.6 T146

De Regniers, B. S. (Ed.). (1988). Sing a song of popcorn : every child’s book of poems. New York, NY : Scholastic, Inc. 808.81 S6175

Demi. (1986). Dragon kites and dragonflies : a collection of Chinese nursery rhymes. San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.
     398.8 D378d

Demi. (1997). One grain of rice : a mathematical folktale. New York : Scholastic Press.  398.2 D378on

Demi. (1979). Under the shade of the mulberry tree. Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall. 398.2 D378u

DePaola, T. (1979). Oliver Button is a sissy. New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. PRIM-FIC D419O

DePaola, T. (1978). Pancakes for breakfast. New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. PRIM-FIC D419PA

DePaola, T. (1975). Strega Nona : an old tale. Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall. 398.2 D419st

DePaola, T. (1983). The legend of the bluebonnet : an old tale of Texas. London : Methuen. PRIM-FIC D419Le

DePaola, T. (1985). Tomie dePaola’s Mother Goose. New York : Putnam. 398.8 M918dp

DiCamillo, K. (2000). Because of Winn-Dixie. Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press. INTR-FIC D5452be

Dubanevich, A. (1983). Pigs in hiding. New York : Four Winds Press. PRIM-FIC D813PIG

Ehlert, L. (1989). Color zoo.  New York : Harp J. 701.8 E33c

Emberley, B. (1967). Drummer Hoff. Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall. 398.2 E533dr

Falconer, J. (2000). Olivia. New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers. PRIM-FIC F1827OL

Farley, C. J. (1997). Mr. Pak buys a story. Morton Grove, Ill. : Albert Whitman & Company. PRIM-FIC F231M

Fatio, L. (1954). The happy lion. New York : Whittlesey House. PRIM-FIC F253ha

Feiffer, J. (1998). I lost my bear. New York : Morrow Junior Books. PRIM-FIC F2974IL

Finchler, J. (2000). Testing Miss Malarkey. New York : Walker & Co. PRIM-FIC F492te

Fleming, D. (1991). In the tall, tall grass. New York : H. Holt. PRIM-FIC F5973it

Freeman, D. (1968). Corduroy. New York : Viking Press. PRIM-FIC F8554co

Gág, W. (1928). Millions of cats. New York : Coward-McCann. PRIM-FIC G132M

Galdone, P. (1973). The little red hen.  New York : Clarion Books. 398.2 G149Lr

Geisert, A. (1986). Pigs from A to Z. Boston : Houghton Mifflin. PRIM-FIC G3132PI

George, K. O. (2002). Little Dog and Duncan. New York : Clarion Books. 811 G3487Li

Ginsburg, M. (1974). Mushroom in the rain. New York : Macmillan Pub. Co. PRIM-FIC G4935mu

Ginsburg, M. (1997). Clay boy. New York : Greenwillow Books. 398.2 G4935c

Graham, B. (2001). Let’s get a pup! said Kate. Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press. PRIM-FIC G7382Le

Gramatky, H. (1939). Little Toot.  New York : Putnam. PRIM-FIC G7452Li

Grimm, J. (1980, c1971). The Bremen town musicians. New York : Greenwillow Books. 398.2 G864bs

Harvey, B. (1986). My prairie year : based on the diary of Elenore Plaisted. New York : Holiday House. 921 P6983h

Heide, F. P. (1992). Sami and the time of the troubles. New York : Clarion Books. PRIM-FIC H4653sa

Henkes, K. (1993). Owen. New York : Greenwillow Books. PRIM-FIC H5138ow

Hickox, R. (1998). The golden sandal : a Middle Eastern Cinderella.  New York : Holiday House. 398.2 H629g

Hightower, S. (1997). Twelve snails to one lizard : a tale of mischief and measurement. New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young
     Readers. PRIM-FIC H6388tw

Hoban, R. (1964). Bread and jam for Frances.  New York : Harper & Row.  PRIM-FIC H6797BR

Hoban, T. (1998). So many circles, so many squares. New York : Greenwillow Books. 516.15 H681s

Hoberman, M. A. (1997). One of each. Boston : Little, Brown. PRIM-FIC H6825ON

Hoberman, M. A. (2001). You read to me, I’ll read to you : very short stories to read together. Boston : Little, Brown. 811.54 H6825y

Hoffman, M. (2002). The color of home. New York : Phyllis Fogelman Books. PRIM-FIC H711co

Hughes, S. (1983). Alfie gives a hand. New York : Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books. PRIM-FIC H8944ALD

Hurd, T. (1984). Mama don’t allow : starring Miles and the Swamp Band. New York, N.Y. : Harper & Row. PRIM-FIC H9612MA

Hutchins, P. (1982). 1 hunter. New York : Greenwillow Books. PRIM-FIC H9763ON

Hutchins, P. (1994). Clocks and more clocks. New York : Aladdin Books ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell
     Macmillan International. PRIM-FIC H9763CL

Hutchins, P. (1972). Good night, Owl! New York : Macmillan Co. PRIM-FIC H9746go

Hutchins, P. (1969). The surprise party. New York : Macmillan. PRIM-FIC H9746su

Isadora, R. (1998). A South African night. New York : Greenwillow Books. PRIM-FIC I744SO

Jonas, A. (1999, c1989). The trek. Topeka, KS : Bt Bound. PRIM-FIC J763tr

Keats, E. J. (1998). Goggles! New York : Puffin Books. PRIM-FIC K25go

Kinerk, R. (2003). Clorinda. New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers. INTR-FIC K51cl

Kurelek, W. (1973). A prairie boy’s winter. Boston : Houghton-Mifflin. 917.1 K96p

Laden, N. (1998). When Pigasso met Mootisse. San Francisco : Chronicle Books. PRIM-FIC L1545wh

Lee, M. (1997). Nim and the war effort. New York : Frances Foster Books/Farrar, Straus and Giroux. PRIM-FIC L479NIM

Lester, H. (1999). Hooway for Wodney Wat. Boston, Mass. : Houghton Mifflin. PRIM-FIC L64ho

Lewin,  T. (1998). The storytellers. New York : Lothrop, Lee & Shepard. PRIM-FIC L672S

Lionni, L. (1970). Fish is fish. New York : Pantheon Books. PRIM-FIC L763FI

Lionni, L. (1967). Frederick.  New York : Pantheon. PRIM-FIC L763FR

Lionni, L. (1960). Inch by inch. New York : I. Obolensky. PRIM-FIC L763IN

Lionni, L. (1982). Let’s make rabbits : a fable. New York : Pantheon Books. PRIM-FIC L763LE

Lionni, L. (1959). Little blue and little yellow : a story for Pippo and Ann and other children. New York : McDowell, Obolensky.
     PRIM-FIC L763LI

Lionni, L. (1963). Swimmy. New York : Pantheon. PRIM-FIC L763SW

Lionni, L. (1968). The biggest house in the world. New York : Pantheon. PRIM-FIC L763BI

Lobel, A. (1982). Ming Lo moves the mountain. New York : Scholastic, Inc. TMC LB1573 .S325 1990X Suppl. K-1-11

Lobel, A. (1970). Frog and Toad are friends. New York : Harper & Row. PRIM-FIC L7975FR

MacLachlan, P. (1985). Sarah, plain and tall.  New York : Harper & Row. INTR-FIC M1615SA

Mahy, M. (1987). 17 kings and 42 elephants. New York : Dial Books for Young Readers. PRIM-FIC M2165se

Marshall, J. (1972). George and Martha. Boston : Houghton Mifflin. PRIM-FIC M3684GE

Martin, B. (1983), Brown bear, Brown bear, what do you see? New York : Holt, Rinehart, and Winston. PRIM-FIC M3793Ba

Martin, B. (1989). Chicka chicka boom boom. New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers. PRIM-FIC M3793ch

Mayer, M. (1974). Frog goes to dinner. New York : Dial Press. PRIM-FIC M4684FR

McCully, E. A. (1992). Mirette on the high wire. New York : G.P. Putnam’s Sons. PRIM-FIC M133MI

McCully, E. A. (1996). The bobbin girl. New York : Dial Books for Young Readers. PRIM-FIC M133B

McKay, L. (1998). Journey home. New York : Lee & Low Books. PRIM-FIC M1535JO

McKissack, P. (1986). Flossie & the fox. New York : Dial Books for Young Readers. PRIM-FIC M1584fl

McKissack, P. (2000). The honest-to-goodness truth. New York : Atheneum Books. PRIM-FIC M1584HO

A matter of taste. (1996). In Merriam, E. There is no rhyme for silver (pp. 16). New York : Atheneum. 811 M568t

Miles, M. (1971). Annie and the Old One. Boston : Little, Brown. PRIM-FIC M6435AN

Morgenstern, S. H. (2001). A book of coupons. New York : Viking. INTR-FIC M8515bo

Morris, A. (2000). Families. New York : HarperCollins. 306.85 M875f

Moss, L. (1995). Zin! zin! zin! : a violin. New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers. PRIM-FIC M9132zi

Ness, E. (1966). Sam, Bangs & Moonshine. New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston. PRIM-FIC N463SB

Numeroff, L. J. (1998). If you give a pig a pancake. New York : HarperCollins. PRIM-FIC N4285ify

Pelletier, D. (1996). The graphic alphabet. New York : Orchard. 428.1 P388g

Pérez, L. K. (2002). First day in grapes. New York : Lee & Low Books. PRIM-FIC P4385fi

Pinkney, J. B. (2000). The adventures of sparrowboy. New York : Aladdin Paperbacks. PRIM-FIC P6548AD

Piper. W. (1961, c1930). The little engine that could. New York : Platt & Munk. PRIM-FIC P6658Li

Polacco, P. (1998). Thank you, Mr. Falker. New York : Philomel Books. PRIM-FIC P762TH

Prelutsky, J. (Ed.). (1986). Read-aloud rhymes for the very young. New York : A. Knopf. 811 R2824

Rankin, L. (1991). The handmade alphabet. New York : Dial Books. 419 R211h

Raschka, C. (1993). Yo! Yes? New York : Orchard Books. PRIM-FIC R223Y

Rathmann, P. (1995). Officer Buckle and Gloria. New York : Putnam's. PRIM-FIC R234O

Reiser, L. (1998). Tortillas and lullabies = tortillas y cancioncitas. New York : Greenwillow Books. PRIM-FIC R3758TO

Ringgold, F. (1991). Tar beach. New York : Crown Publishers. PRIM-FIC R5823ta

Rohmann, E. (1994). Time flies. New York : Crown. PRIM-FIC R738T

Schwartz, D. M. (2003). Millions to measure. New York : HarperCollins. 530.8 S399m

Sendak, M. (1962). Chicken soup with rice : a book of months. New York : Harper & Row. PRIM-FIC S4746CH

Sendak, M. (1963). Where the wild things are. New York : Harper & Row. PRIM-FIC S4746WH

Seuss, Dr. (1965). Fox in socks. New York : Beginner Books. PRIM-FIC S496FO

Seuss, Dr. (1937). And to think that I saw it on Mulberry Street. New York : Vanguard Press. PRIM-FIC S496AN

Shannon, D. (1998). No, David! New York : Blue Sky Press. PRIM-FIC S5286NO

Slobodkina, E. (1947). Caps for sale; a tale of a peddler, some monkeys & their monkey business. New York : W. R. Scott.
     PRIM-FIC S6343cap

Smith, C. L. (2000). Jingle dancer. New York : Morrow Junior Books. PRIM-FIC S6442ji

Spier, P. (1982). Peter Spier's Rain. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday. PRIM-FIC S7555RA

Spier, P. (1977). Noah's ark. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday. 222.11 S755n

Steig, W. (1971). Amos & Boris. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux. PRIM-FIC S8187amo

Steptoe, J. (1987). Mufaro's beautiful daughters : an African tale. New York : Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books. PRIM-FIC S8379MU

Steptoe, J. (1984). The story of Jumping Mouse : a native American legend. New York : Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books. 398.2 S8374s

Stevens, J. (1995). Tops & bottoms. San Diego : Harcourt Brace. PRIM-FIC S844T

Stewart, S. (1997). The gardener. New York : Farrar Straus Giroux. PRIM-FIC S851G

Taback, S. (1997). There was an old lady who swallowed a fly. New York : Viking. PRIM-FIC T112TH

Tallchief, M. (1999). Tallchief : America’s prima ballerina. New York : Viking. 921 T1474t

Torres, L. (2001, c1998). Liliana’s grandmothers. Boston : Houghton Mifflin. TMC Z1033.H53 H684Lil 2001

Turner, A. W. (1985). Dakota dugout. New York : Macmillan. PRIM-FIC T9443da

Van Allsburg, C. (1981). Jumanji. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co. PRIM-FIC V217J

Van Allsburg, C. (1984). The mysteries of Harris Burdick. Boston : Houghton Mifflin. PRIM-FIC V217MY

Van Allsburg, C. (1985). The Polar Express. Boston : Houghton Mifflin. PRIM-FIC V217po

Van Allsburg, C. (1988). Two bad ants. Boston : Houghton Mifflin. PRIM-FIC V217tw

Viorst, J. (1972). Alexander and the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. New York : Atheneum. PRIM-FIC V7985al

Wells, R. (2001). Yoko’s paper cranes. New York : Hyperion Books For Children. PRIM-FIC W4568yo

Wiesner, D. (1991). Tuesday. New York : Clarion Books. PRIM-FIC W6517Tu

Wiesner, D. (2001). The three pigs. New York : Clarion Books. PRIM-FIC W6517TH

Will. (1951). Finders keepers. New York : Harcourt Brace & World. PRIM-FIC W689FI

Williams, V. B. (1988). Stringbean’s trip to the shining sea. New York : Greenwillow Books. PRIM-FIC W7277st

Wolff, A. (1985). Only the cat saw. New York : Dodd, Mead. PRIM-FIC W8552on

Yashima, T. (1958). Umbrella. New York : Viking Press. PRIM-FIC Y295U

Yolen, J. (1977). The seeing stick. New York : Crowell. PRIM-FIC Y547S

Young, E. (1992). Seven blind mice. New York : Philomel Books. 398.2 Y71se

Zelinsky, P. O. (1997). Rapunzel. New York : Dutton Children's Books. 398 Z49r

Zelinsky, P. O.(1986). Rumpelstiltskin. New York : E.P. Dutton. 398.2 G864rk

Zemach, H. (1973). Duffy and the devil; a Cornish tale. New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux. 398.2 Z534d

Zemach, M. (1976). It could always be worse : a Yiddish folk tale. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux. 398.21 Z535i

Zolotow, C. (1963). The quarreling book. New York : Harper & Row. PRIM-FIC Z86QU

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