Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Genre Index for 2010

ADULT

Contemporary "literature" (Realistic Fiction)

Juliet, Naked. Nick Hornby.
A Moment Between by Nicole Baart.
American Rust by Philipp Meyer.

Science Fiction

2001 A Space Odyssey. By Arthur C. Clarke.
Under the Dome by Stephen King

Fantasy

Ice Land by Betsy Tobin. [Also Historical/Romance]

Historical Fiction

The Apothecary's Daughter by Julie Klassen [Also Romance]
The Silent Governess. By Julie Klassen [Also Romance]
The Blackstone Key. By Rose Melikan. [Also Romance][Also Mystery]
The Moon is Down by John Steinbeck.
The Counterfeit Guest. Rose Melikan. [Also Romance][Also Mystery]
Cannery Row. John Steinbeck.
Sweet Thursday. John Steinbeck. [Also Romance]
Abigail. Jill Eileen Smith. [Also Romance]

Romance

A Lady Like Sarah. By Margaret Brownley. [Also Historical Fiction]
Mr. Darcy's Great Escape: A Tale of The Darcys and The Bingleys. Marsha Altman. [Also Historical Fiction]
The Black Moth. Georgette Heyer. [Also Historical Fiction]
The Country House Courtship. Linore Rose Burkard. [Also Historical Fiction]

Mystery/Suspense

Horror/Thriller

Chick Lit

The Jane Austen Book Club. Karen Joy Fowler.

Nonfiction

The Gospel In Genesis: From Fig Leaves to Faith by Martin Lloyd-Jones.
Your God Is Too Small. By J.B. Phillips.
A Sweet and Bitter Providence: Sex, Race, and The Sovereignty of God. John Piper.

Poetry

Short Story Collections

Mules and Men by Zora Neale Hurston.

YOUNG ADULT

Realistic Fiction

How To Say Goodbye in Robot. Natalie Standiford.
For Keeps. Natasha Friend.
Once Was Lost. By Sara Zarr.
Of All The Stupid Things. Alexandra Diaz.
Running Man. Michael Gerard Bauer.
Just In Case. Meg Rosoff.
Sweet, Hereafter. Angela Johnson.
Blue Plate Special by Michelle D. Kwasney.
Anything But Normal. Melody Carlson.

Romance

Saving Juliet. By Suzanne Selfors.
Prada & Prejudice. by Mandy Hubbard.
Into The Wild Nerd Yonder by Julie Halpern.
Manga Shakespeare: Much Ado About Nothing. William Shakespeare.
Manga Shakespeare: As You Like It. William Shakespeare.
Tiger Moon. Antonia Michaelis. [Also Fantasy]
Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver. [Also Fantasy]
Out With The In Crowd by Stephanie Morrill. [Also Realistic Fiction]

Science Fiction

Science Fiction Classics. Graphic Classics #17. Various Authors.
Candor. By Pam Bachorz.

Fantasy

Calamity Jack. By Shannon and Dean Hale.
Magic Under Glass. Jaclyn Dolamore.
The Sea of Trolls. Nancy Farmer.

Historical Fiction

Julius Caesar (Manga Shakespeare) Mustashrik Mahbab (Illustrator). Richard Appignanesi (Text)
Romeo's Ex: Rosaline's Story. By Lisa Fiedler.

Mystery/Suspense

Horror/Thriller

Supernatural

Sports

Food, Girls, and Other Things I Can't Have by Allen Zadoff [Also Realistic Fiction]

Nonfiction

John Steinbeck (Up Close Series) By Milton Meltzer.

Poetry

Short Story Collections

MIDDLE GRADE

Realistic Fiction

Bird by Angela Johnson.
Heaven. By Angela Johnson.
Looking for Red. By Angela Johnson.

Science Fiction

Fantasy

The Timekeeper's Moon by Joni Sensel.
Where The Mountain Meets The Moon by Grace Lin.
The Hotel Under the Sand. By Kage Baker.

Historical Fiction

The Dog in the Wood. By Monika Schroder.
A Million Shades of Gray. Cynthia Kadohata.
My Name is Phillis Wheatley: A Story of Slavery and Freedom. Afua Cooper.
Kaleidoscope Eyes. Jen Bryant.

Mystery/Suspense

Horror/Thriller

Supernatural

Nonfiction

Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice. Phillip Hoose.
Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared To Dream. Tanya Lee Stone.
Blizzard! The Storm That Changed America. By Jim Murphy.
Pick & Shovel Poet: The Journey of Pascal D'Angelo. Jim Murphy.

Poetry

Short Story Collections

Action/Adventure

The First Escape
by G.P. Taylor

OLDER-YOUNGER READERS (MID-TO-UPPER ELEMENTARY)

Realistic Fiction

Mary Anne Saves The Day. Raina Telgemeier and Ann M. Martin.

Science Fiction

Fantasy

The Magician's Elephant. By Kate DiCamillo.
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang by Ian Fleming.
The Very Little Princess. Marion Dane Bauer.

Historical Fiction

Cloud Tea Monkeys. By Mal Peet & Elspeth Graham.

Mystery/Suspense

Nonfiction

The Extraordinary Mark Twain (According to Susy) by Barbara Kerley
The Champion of Children: The Story of Janusz Korczak. By Tomek Bogacki.
Down, Down, Down: A Journey To The Bottom of the Sea. By Steve Jenkins.
Open The Door to Liberty! A Biography of Toussaint L'Ouverture by Anne Rockwell.
Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. Marshal. Vaunda Micheaux Nelson.
Big George: How A Shy Boy Became President Washington. Anne Rockwell.
Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11. By Brian Floca.

Poetry

Be Glad Your Nose Is On Your Face And Other Poems. By Jack Prelutsky.
The Bill Martin Jr. Big Book of Poetry. Edited by Bill Martin Jr. and Michael Sampson.
Bear Hugs: Romantically Ridiculous Animal Rhymes. By Karma Wilson.
Animal Poems. By Valerie Worth.

Short Story Collections

Action/Adventure

Lunch Lady and the Author Visit Vendetta. Jarrett J. Krosoczka.

YOUNGER READERS (EARLY READERS/CHAPTER BOOKS)

Early Readers

Three Little Bears Play All Day by David Martin.
Morris the Moose. B. Wiseman.
Morris Goes To School. B. Wiseman.

Chapter Books

Nate The Great and the Hungry Book Club. By Marjorie Weinman Sharmat and Mitchell Sharmat.
A Birthday for Bear. By Bonny Becker.
Calendar Mysteries #1: January Joker. By Ron Roy.
Calendar Mysteries #2: February Friend. By Ron Roy.

Nonfiction

Bring Me Some Apples And I'll Make You A Pie: A Story About Edna Lewis. Robbin Gowley.

Poetry


YOUNGEST READERS (BOARD BOOKS/PICTURE BOOKS)

Board Books

Maisy's Book Tower. Lucy Cousins.
Curious Baby: My Curious World. "By" H.A. Rey.
Me Hungry! By Jeremy Tankard.
Curious Baby: Music Play: A Book and CD. "By" H.A. Rey.
The Very Best Mother Goose Book Tower. By Iona Opie.
Little Scholastic: Zoo. Illustrated by Salina Yoon.
Silly Little Goose by Nancy Tafuri.
Wow It's A Cow! By Trudy and Jay Harris.
Guess Who? A Foldout Valentine's Adventure. Lola Schaefer.
Bear of My Heart by Joanne Ryder.
Baby, I Love You by Karma Wilson.
How Do Lions Say I Love You? By Diane Muldrow.
How Do Dinosaurs Love Their Cats? by Jane Yolen
How Do Dinosaurs Love Their Dogs? by Jane Yolen.
Good Night, Little Bunny: A Touch and Feel Bedtime Story. Jane Yolen.
A Small Child's Book of Prayers. Illustrated by Cyndy Szekeres.

Picture Books

Too Purpley. By Jean Reidy.
The Crippled Lamb. By Max Lucado.
The Oak Inside the Acorn by Max Lucado
Animal Crackers Fly the Coop by Kevin O'Malley
Where Teddy Bears Come From by Mark Burgess
Finn Throws A Fit! By David Elliott.
I'm Number One by Michael Rosen.
Bedtime for Mommy. Amy Krouse Rosenthal.
The Perfect Gift. By Mary Newell Depalma.
Milo Armadillo. By Jan Fearnley.
The Grasshopper Hopped. Elizabeth Alexander.
Lawn to Lawn. Dan Yaccarino.
Alex and Lulu: Two of A Kind. Lorena Siminovich.
Benjamin and the Silver Goblet. Jacqueline Jules.
Bring Me Some Apples And I'll Make You A Pie: A Story About Edna Lewis. Robbin Gowley.
All The World. By Liz Garton Scanlon.
The Lion & The Mouse. Jerry Pinkney.
Higher! Higher! Leslie Patricelli.
Kitten's Spring. By Eugenie Fernandes.
C'mere, Boy! By Sharon Jennings.
Mattoo, Let's Play! Irene Luxbacher.
Kiss Kiss by Selma Mandine.
Chester's Back! Not a Melanie Watt Book. (By Melanie Watt)
Happy Belly, Happy Smile. By Rachel Isadora.
Don't Worry Bear. Greg Foley.
Good Luck Bear. Greg Foley.
I'm A Pig. Sarah Weeks.
Captain Small Pig. Martin Waddell.
Doodle Bites. A Tilly and Friends Book. Polly Dunbar.
Good Night, Tiptoe. By Polly Dunbar.
Footprints On the Moon by Mark Haddon.
How Do Dinosaurs Say I Love You by Jane Yolen.
Bears On Chairs. Shirley Parenteau.
You're Lovable To Me. Kat Yeh.
We're All In The Same Boat. Zachary Shapiro.
Noah's Bark. Stephen Krensky
Sunday Is For God. By Michael McGowan.

Poetry

Mother Goose's Little Treasures By Iona Opie.

Nonfiction

Tarra & Bella. The Elephant and Dog Who Became Best Friends. By Carol Buckley.

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